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Old Farmers - Great Words to Live By August Day 15

Sunday, August 15, 2010

Your fences need to be horse high, pig tight and bull strong.
Keep skunks and bankers at a distance.
A bumble bee is considerably faster than a John Deere tractor.
Words that soak into your ears are whispered....not yelled.
Meanness don't jes' happen overnight.
Forgive your enemies; it messes up their heads.
Do not corner something that you know is meaner than you.
It don't take a very big person to carry a grudge.
You cannot unsay a cruel word.
Every path has a few puddles.
When you wallow with pigs, expect to get dirty.
The best sermons are lived, not preached.
Most of the stuff people worry about ain't never gonna happen anyway...
Don't judge folks by their relatives.
Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer.
Live a good, honorable life... Then when you get older and think back, you'll enjoy it a second time.
Don't interfere with somethin' that ain't bothering you none.
Timing has a lot to do with the outcome of a Rain Dance.
If you find yourself in a hole, the first thing to do is stop digging.
Sometimes you get, and sometimes you get got.
The biggest troublemaker you'll probably ever have to deal with,
watches you from the mirror every morning.
Always drink upstream from the herd.
Good judgment comes from experience,
and a lotta that comes from bad judgment.
Lettin' the cat out of the bag is a whole lot easier than puttin' it back in.
If you get to thinking that you are a person of some influence,
try ordering somebody else's dog around...
Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply.
Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

That about sums it up!!! Hope everyone had a good day today. Work was busy- went by fast and I got my exercise in and did well eating. What more could I ask for! Sal

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
JILLWILSON2102 8/16/2010 11:49AM

    Love it love it love it. Simple and true. emoticon

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RAINBOWFALLS 8/16/2010 10:26AM

    Very Good! Thanks for sharing.

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DIMI1124 8/16/2010 10:05AM

    I love this....might just need to print it to keep on hand!

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    Great blog, Sal! We had brisket tonight, btw, and I went over my range by over 200! At least it wasn't 300! emoticon

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