Not only are the landowning families in a minority, but the minority is becoming smaller.
There is as many different kinds of landowning as there is of landowners.
In a favourable environment the German village community may and will become a landowning corporation.
The only real attraction of the Negro to the country was landowning.
They eat flesh and fish, and the bulk of the caste eat fowls and drink liquor, but the landowning section abjures these practices.
The English way of landowning, above all, has made for luxury.
The Welsh parson of indifferent morals and lay habits had hitherto generally been of the landowning class.
So much for the proportion of the national product which goes to the landowning class.
As applied to the business and landowning class, law was notoriously a flexible, convenient, and highly adaptable function.
Even to the last, however, the landowning class appear to have remained in the dark as to the real issues at stake.