There is much fruitful soil uncultivated
here," he said; "and, I may add, without the sinful leaven of self- commendation, that, since my short sojourn in these heathenish abodes, much good seed has been scattered by the wayside.
said he in a deep voice,--a voice which, had it come from the throat of an uncultivated
man, would have been gruff, but, by dint of careful training, was now sufficiently agreeable,--"I was not aware that Miss Hepzibah Pyncheon had commenced business under such favorable auspices.
I met dozens of people, imaginative and unimaginative, cultivated and uncultivated
, who had come from far countries and roamed through the Swiss Alps year after year--they could not explain why.
And upon coming to the north, I expected to meet with a rough, hard-handed, and uncultivated
population, living in the most Spartan- like simplicity, knowing nothing of the ease, luxury, pomp, and grandeur of southern slaveholders.
Heathcliff; his thick brown curls were rough and uncultivated
, his whiskers encroached bearishly over his cheeks, and his hands were embrowned like those of a common labourer: still his bearing was free, almost haughty, and he showed none of a domestic's assiduity in attending on the lady of the house.
These mountains, as they are uncultivated
, are in some parts shaded with large forests, and in others dry and bare.
It was like the wailing of someone in distress, and it seemed to proceed from beneath a tall and lonely fir-tree, in the centre of a cleared but uninclosed and uncultivated
Never had they witnessed such power of mastication, and such marvellous capacity of stomach, as in this native and uncultivated
It is too easy, because the requirements of the public as far as plot, style, psychology, treatment of life, and treatment of literature are concerned are within the reach of the very meanest capacity and the most uncultivated
They were not simple, vulgar, unmeaning ornaments, such as the uncultivated
seize upon with avidity on account of their florid appearance, but well devised drawings, that were replete with taste and thought, and afforded some apology for the otherwise senseless luxury contemplated, by aiding in refining the imagination, and cultivating the intellect.
The grand principles of virtue and honour, however they may be distorted by arbitrary codes, are the same all the world over: and where these principles are concerned, the right or wrong of any action appears the same to the uncultivated
as to the enlightened mind.
It was this promontory, uncultivated
, wet, covered with bushes and occasional trees, which had caught the fancy of Alessio Baldovinetti nearly five hundred years before.