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41 Inspirational Agriculture Quotes (FARMING LIFE)

Top 10 Most Famous Agriculture Quotes (BEST)

“I have always said there is only one thing that can bring our nation down – our dependence on foreign countries for food and energy. Agriculture is the backbone of our economy.”

John Salazar
Agriculture is our wisest pursuit, because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness. – Thomas Jefferson
Agriculture is our wisest pursuit, because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness. – Thomas Jefferson
The farmer is the only man in our economy who buys everything at retail, sells everything at wholesale, and pays the freight both ways. – John F. Kennedy
The farmer is the only man in our economy who buys everything at retail, sells everything at wholesale, and pays the freight both ways. – John F. Kennedy
Agriculture is the most healthful, most useful and most noble employment of man. - George Washington
Agriculture is the most healthful, most useful and most noble employment of man. –George Washington
When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization. – Daniel Webster
When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization. – Daniel Webster
Those too lazy to plow in the right season will have no food at the harvest. — Proverbs 20:4
Those too lazy to plow in the right season will have no food at the harvest. — Proverbs 20:4
Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you’re a thousand miles from the cornfield. — President Dwight D. Eisenhower
Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you’re a thousand miles from the cornfield. — President Dwight D. Eisenhower
No race can prosper until it learns there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem. – Booker T. Washington
No race can prosper until it learns there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem. – Booker T. Washington
If agriculture goes wrong, nothing else will have a chance to go right. - M. S. Swaminathan
If agriculture goes wrong, nothing else will have a chance to go right. – M. S. Swaminathan
Farming is a profession of hope. — Brett Brian
Farming is a profession of hope. — Brett Brian

11 Inspirational Quotes on Agriculture (FARMING)

“The soil is the great connector of lives, the source and destination of all. It is the healer and restorer and resurrector, by which disease passes into health, age into youth, death into life. Without proper care for it we can have no community, because without proper care for it we can have no life.”

Wendell Berry
The ultimate goal of farming is not the growing of crops, but the cultivation and perfection of human beings. - Masanobu Fukuoka
The ultimate goal of farming is not the growing of crops, but the cultivation and perfection of human beings. – Masanobu Fukuoka
Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call her own. – Samuel Johnson
Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call her own. – Samuel Johnson
As long as there’s a few farmers out there, we’ll keep fighting for them. – Willie Nelson
As long as there’s a few farmers out there, we’ll keep fighting for them. – Willie Nelson
It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a harvest in the Autumn. – B. C. Forbes
It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a harvest in the Autumn. – B. C. Forbes
I would rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world. – George Washington
I would rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world. – George Washington
Agriculture is the noblest of all alchemy; for it turns earth, and even manure, into gold, conferring upon its cultivator the additional reward of health. — Paul Chatfield
Agriculture is the noblest of all alchemy; for it turns earth, and even manure, into gold, conferring upon its cultivator the additional reward of health. — Paul Chatfield
The farmer has to be an optimist or he wouldn’t still be a farmer. — Will Rogers
The farmer has to be an optimist or he wouldn’t still be a farmer. — Will Rogers
A good farmer is nothing more nor less than a handy man with a sense of humus. – E.B. White
A good farmer is nothing more nor less than a handy man with a sense of humus. – E.B. White
We have to bring children into a new relationship to food that connects them to culture and agriculture. - Alice Waters
We have to bring children into a new relationship to food that connects them to culture and agriculture. – Alice Waters
To forget how to dig the earth and to tend the soil is to forget ourselves. — Mahatma Gandhi
To forget how to dig the earth and to tend the soil is to forget ourselves. — Mahatma Gandhi

8 Wise Agriculture Quotes that Will Make You Think (WISDOM)

“The greatest advances of civilization, whether in architecture or painting, in science and literature, in industry or agriculture, have never come from centralized government.”

Milton Friedman
We have neglected the truth that a good farmer is a craftsman of the highest order, a kind of artist. – Wendell Berry
We have neglected the truth that a good farmer is a craftsman of the highest order, a kind of artist. – Wendell Berry
To make agriculture sustainable, the grower has got to be able to make a profit. - Sam Farr
To make agriculture sustainable, the grower has got to be able to make a profit. – Sam Farr
Farming isn’t a battle against nature, but a partnership with it. It is respecting the basics of nature in action and ensuring that they continue. – Jeff Koehler
Farming isn’t a battle against nature, but a partnership with it. It is respecting the basics of nature in action and ensuring that they continue. – Jeff Koehler
The story of family farming underscores a legacy of sustainability. – Amanda Zaluckyj
The story of family farming underscores a legacy of sustainability. – Amanda Zaluckyj
I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own. – Andy Warhol
I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own. – Andy Warhol
My grandfather used to say that once in your life you need a doctor, a lawyer, a policeman, and a preacher. But every day, three times a day, you need a farmer. — Brenda Schoepp
My grandfather used to say that once in your life you need a doctor, a lawyer, a policeman, and a preacher. But every day, three times a day, you need a farmer. — Brenda Schoepp
The fundamental for the sustainable growth of Nigeria is not in the hydro-carbon industry but in agriculture. - Yemi Osinbajo
The fundamental for the sustainable growth of Nigeria is not in the hydro-carbon industry but in agriculture. – Yemi Osinbajo

12 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to be a Farmer

“Agriculture is the greatest and fundamentally the most important of our industries. The cities are but the branches of the tree of national life, the roots of which go deeply into the land. We all flourish or decline with the farmer.”

Bernard Baruch
My dream is to become a farmer. Just a Bohemian guy pulling up his own sweet potatoes for dinner. – Lenny Kravitz
My dream is to become a farmer. Just a Bohemian guy pulling up his own sweet potatoes for dinner. – Lenny Kravitz
Life on a farm is a school of patience; you can’t hurry the crops or make an ox in two days. – Henri Alain
Life on a farm is a school of patience; you can’t hurry the crops or make an ox in two days. – Henri Alain
Farming isn't something that can be taught. Each plant tells its own story that has to be read repeatedly. — Kelsey Timmerman
Farming isn’t something that can be taught. Each plant tells its own story that has to be read repeatedly. — Kelsey Timmerman
Frankly, any city person who doesn’t think I deserve a white-collar salary as a farmer doesn’t deserve my special food. – Joel Salatin
Frankly, any city person who doesn’t think I deserve a white-collar salary as a farmer doesn’t deserve my special food. – Joel Salatin
One of the most delightful things about a garden is the anticipation it provides. ― W.E. Johns
One of the most delightful things about a garden is the anticipation it provides. ― W.E. Johns
The discovery of agriculture was the first big step toward a civilized life. – Arthur Keith
The discovery of agriculture was the first big step toward a civilized life. – Arthur Keith
To be a farmer is to be a student forever, for each day brings something new. - John Connell
To be a farmer is to be a student forever, for each day brings something new. – John Connell
Agriculture was the first occupation of man, and as it embraces the whole earth, it is the foundation of all other industries. — Edward W. Stewart
Agriculture was the first occupation of man, and as it embraces the whole earth, it is the foundation of all other industries. — Edward W. Stewart
It feels good at the end of the day to know you made a product that other people are going to enjoy. - Jericho Sanchez
It feels good at the end of the day to know you made a product that other people are going to enjoy. – Jericho Sanchez
Cultivators are the most valuable citizens… they are tied to their country. — Thomas Jefferson
Cultivators are the most valuable citizens… they are tied to their country. — Thomas Jefferson
Who sows a field, or trains a flower, Or plants a tree, is more than all. — John Greenleaf Whittier
Who sows a field, or trains a flower, Or plants a tree, is more than all. — John Greenleaf Whittier

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