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Life from the seat of a tractorů.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

I got the following in an email today and thought I'd share it with you. Some great wisdom here! Which one is your favorite?

Life from the seat of a tractorů.
An old farmer's Words of Wisdom we could all live by....
The last quote fits everyone...whoever you are!



A bumble bee is considerably faster than a John Deere tractor.

Words that soak into your ears are whispered....not yelled.

Meanness don't just happen overnight.

Forgive your enemies; it messes up their heads.

Your fences need to be horse-high, pig-tight and bull-strong.

Keep skunks and bankers at a distance.

Life is simpler when you plow around the stump.

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 and 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.

Timin' 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 diggin'.

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 mornin'.

Always drink upstream from the herd.

Good judgment comes from experience, and a lotta that comes from bad judgment.

Lettin' the cat outta the bag is a whole lot easier than puttin' it back in.

If you get to thinkin' you're a person of some influence, try orderin' somebody else's dog around.

Live simply, love generously, care deeply,

Speak kindly, and leave the rest to God.

Don't pick a fight with an old man. If he is too old to fight, he'll just kill you.

And finally, know that God cares 'bout you and so do I....have a good one!
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IUHRYTR 1/25/2013 8:16PM

    Words of wisdom indeed spiced with humor. -- Lou

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MCSNYDER1 1/25/2013 3:19PM

    Oh, Nancy! Thank you for sharing this. I love it!

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LUCKYDOGFARM 1/25/2013 12:57PM

    Your fences need to be horse-high, pig-tight and bull-strong.
That one really hits home since we have had a lot of escapees on the farm the past few weeks.

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LEANNROCKS 1/25/2013 11:40AM

    Nancy, great blog. My fav?

Words that soak into your ears are whispered....not yelled.

Thanks for sharing.

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JOYINKY 1/24/2013 8:40PM

    I love it! Thanks for sharing!

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JANETRIS 1/24/2013 7:24PM

    Good reading! Lots to think about....thanks! emoticon

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MERRYMARY42 1/24/2013 4:06PM

    The are all great, I will copy them and share along the way. Thanks

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JOYFULMOMTO5 1/24/2013 12:50PM

    Love this emoticon

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BRENDAGAIL9 1/24/2013 12:44PM

    I love your blog. My friend just got married and moved to Wisconsin and now her husband has her driving the tractor. I will send this to her.

Thank you.

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MIATIA1 1/24/2013 12:08PM

    Oh my there are to many that hit a spot for a favorite on any given day. Today
"Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer" would best fit my mood. I think I'll just copy and paste and enjoy them all. THANKS........

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-WRKNG2ABTTRME- 1/24/2013 11:40AM

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ALICIA214 1/24/2013 11:32AM

 

Beautiful words Thank you for sharing!!

And god words to live by!!!

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