Tillage Quotes (2 quotes)
Land that is left wholly to nature, that has no improvement of pasturage, tillage, or planting, is called, as indeed it is, waste.
Without the cultivation of the earth, [man] is, in all countries, a savage. Until he gives up the chase, and fixes himself in some place and seeks a living from the earth, he is a roaming barbarian. When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization.