Good fences make good neighbors.
As long as our civilization is essentially one of property, of fences, of exclusiveness, it will be mocked by delusions.Our riches will leave us sick; there will be bitterness in our laughter; and our wine will burn our mouth.1850 Representative Men,'Napoleon, the Man of the World'.
Horse riding is a perfect comparison with singing.You must know where the double fences are.Luciano Pavarotti
There was the abortion brief and also the brief in the Wygant case. I had a big hand in writing it, and so did Sam Alito, who had this marvelous phrase saying that a particular African American baseball player would not have served as a great role model if the fences had been pulled in every time he was up at bat, a point which some people were greatly offended by because they thought it to be pamphleteering. I thought it was entirely appropriate.samuel alito
If nowhere else, in the relation between Church and State, "good fences make good neighbors."felix frankfurter
My corn I take serious because it's my corn , and my potatoes and my tomatoes and fences I take note of because they're mine .:; But this war is not mine and I take no note of it!Emanuel Levy, "Shenandoah Reviews" (14 June 2007)
Agronomy is that division of the Agricultural College work which relates to the field and its crops and has to do with investigation and instruction along the lines of (a) Farm management; the application of economic business methods to farm (b) Farm Crops; their production and improvement, (c) Soils; their fertility, cultivation, and improvement, (d) Farm Mechanics; the tools, machinery, fences and drains of the farm.Iowa Agricultural College (1895) Biennial Report of the Board of Trustees of the State Agricultural College and Farm to the Governor of Iowa and the ... General Assembly, Vol. 16. p. 36; Also in: Iowa State College of Agriculture and the Mechanical Arts. Division of Agriculture Catalogue of the Division of Agriculture : agronomy, dairying, animal husbandry, horticulture, agricultural chemistry : science with practice : Ames, Iowa 1903-1904 (1903), p. 61
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