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Quotes of rural

  1. All of my work is based on nature. I grew up in a rural environment and living in the Bay Area allows for immediate access to wonderful natural environs. Basically nature is my Genus Loci, or the place where my spirit resides. – Judith Anderson
  2. They wanted to make her less rural less of a cartoon. Not that Southern woman are cartoonish- they're the strongest women in this country, but with Val they wanted to take the stereotypical things out. – Joan Van Ark
  3. Geographically, Ireland is a medium -sized rural island that is slowly but steadily being consumed by sheep. – Dave Barry
  4. My district includes the two urban centers of Charlotte and Fayetteville, as well as large rural areas. Obviously, these diverse segments of North Carolina require different approaches to meeting current and future transportation demands. – Robin Hayes
  5. I think the extent to which I have any balance at all, any mental balance, is because of being a farm kid and being raised in those isolated rural areas. – James Earl Jones
  6. Neither Western donor countries like the U. S. nor poor recipients like Cameroon care much about Africans who are poor, rural and female. – Nicholas D. Kristof
  7. I think maybe the rural influence in my life helped me in a sense, of knowing how to get close to people and talk to them and get my work done. – Gordon Parks
  8. Rural American families who depend on firewood to heat their homes will be hit just as hard as those who use oil and natural gas. – Richard Pombo
  9. But, also, before I even go on the Medicare prescription drug debate, I always tell the folks in rural Illinois, and I represent 30 counties south of Springfield down to Indiana and Kentucky, that in this bill is the best rural package for hospitals ever passed. – John Shimkus
  10. I took it upon myself to paint a better picture of rural life and what it is all about. – Bubba Sparxxx
  11. Well not really to get attention, but to entertain, but you know to show some elements of rural life as well, it kind of blended all in, its kind of like a mockery in a sense, kind of stab back at people that have those stereotypical ideas of the south. – Bubba Sparxxx
  12. I lived a normal life for a number of years. I had kids. I lived up on a farm in Gloucestershire in rural England, and just kind of got back to reality again. – Roger Andrew Taylor
  13. Poverty, to be picturesque, should be rural Suburban misery is as hideous as it is pitiable. – Anthony Trollope
  14. I belong to the generation of workers who, born in the villages and hamlets of rural Poland, had the opportunity to acquire education and find employment in industry, becoming in the course conscious of their rights and importance in society. – Lech Walesa
  15. The H -1B visa program which helps sustain our rapidly growing economy and also helps meet the health care needs of families living in rural New Mexico. – Heather Wilson

Usage examples for rural

  1. With this decision in my mind I asked Canon Whymper in his capacity as Rural Dean to report upon the new church. – The Altar Steps by Compton MacKenzie
  2. It is almost the constant practice of the apprentices, particularly the praedials or rural portion, to work in their own time for money wages, at the rate of a quarter dollar a day. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  3. The people of rural communities, and especially farmers themselves, are directly served by the national government in a great variety of ways. – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn
  4. To outside observers it is the question of rural life, a question which is assuming a social and economic importance and interest of the most intense character, not only for Ireland North and South, but for almost the whole civilised world. – Ireland In The New Century by Horace Plunkett
  5. The interesting thing about these six years at Horton is that they are the only part of his life during which the least rural of our poets lived continuously in the country. – Milton by John Bailey
  6. The modes and manners of the house were not rural there was nothing of the sweet order of a country life. – Coningsby by Benjamin Disraeli
  7. The bitter weather had driven every one indoors and Ethan had the long rural street to himself. – Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
  8. But it took people in some rural places a good while to find out that it would be a good thing to have a school in their midst. – Stories of New Jersey by Frank Richard Stockton
  9. It is almost fixed that we leave Paris within a week or ten days from hence:- and then, for green fields, yellow corn, running streams, ripened fruit, and all the rural evidences of a matured summer. – A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Two by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
  10. They left the great towns gradually behind; each succeeding one seemed more simply rural – A Summer in Leslie Goldthwaite's Life. by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  11. A Good Rural School. – Rural Life and the Rural School by Joseph Kennedy
  12. And to displease the community in which one lives,- especially if the community be a rural one,- is a serious matter. – Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by Lafcadio Hearn
  13. " I've been a stranger myself in a rural community. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  14. At this day I could show a rural labourer living in one of the Sutton Court cottages, aged eighty- three or so, who lived there when I was a boy and looked then, to my eyes, almost exactly as he does now. – The Adventure of Living by John St. Loe Strachey
  15. The house and all about it formed, in time, an enchanting picture of rural beauty. – Mary Erskine by Jacob Abbott
  16. The memory of Cardo, the glamour of their rural courtship, the bliss of their honeymoon, his departure and her subsequent sorrows, were kept locked in the deepest recesses of her soul, and only recalled during the silent hours of the night. – By Berwen Banks by Allen Raine
  17. The churchyard at Carlingford had not lost its semi- rural air though the town had increased so much, for the district was very healthy, as everybody knows, and people did not die before their time, as in places less favoured. – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  18. Here we are concerned only with its effect in stamping out small rural industries. – Problems of Poverty by John A. Hobson
  19. The high level meadows are well kept as a rule, and the rural roads are excellent. – Mutual Aid A Factor of Evolution by kniaz' Petr Alekseevich Kropotkin
  20. The rural press and the special press by and large, take their general news from these key papers. – Public Opinion by Walter Lippmann

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