Sunday, March 25, 2012

"I had rather be on my farm...

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than be emperor of the world."
~George Washington


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"Give fools their gold, and knaves their power; let fortune's bubbles rise and fall; who sows a field, or trains a flower, or plants a tree, is more than all."
~John Greenleaf Whittier


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"Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you're a thousand miles from the corn field."
~Dwight David Eisenhower


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Have you thanked a farmer lately?
Please support your local farmers.

4 comments:

Ali said...

Amen to that!

Happy Monday,
Ali x

Susan said...

I love the Eisenhower quote. So true.

Anonymous said...

It's funny to compare farms from all over the world. Ours are so different !!
Thanks for pics

Countryfolk Keepsakes said...

It is pretty cool, isn't it Celine?
:> ) But no matter what the country or the language, farming is hard work and farmers are unappreciated. What would we do without them?

Peachy, I agree that quote is so very true!

Ali, I second that "Amen!"

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