40+ Best Farmer Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Farmer is someone who owns or takes care of a farm. Profoundly inspirational farmer quotes will challenge the way you think, change the way you live and transform your whole life.

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Famous Farmer Quotes

Agriculture is our wisest pursuit, because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness. Thomas Jefferson

Let us not forget that the cultivation of the earth is the most important labor of man. 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

Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you’re a thousand miles from the cornfield. 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

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As long as there’s a few farmers out there, we’ll keep fighting for them. Willie Nelson

Agriculture is our wisest pursuit because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness. Thomas Jefferson

You know, farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you’re a thousand miles from the corn field. Dwight D. Eisenhower

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 ultimate goal of farming is not the growing of crops, but the cultivation and perfection of human beings. Masanobu Fukuoka

Do what you love to do, and be around things that make you smile. The cows make me smile every day. David Jackson

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

Farming is a profession of hope. Brian Brett

A reasonable agriculture would do its best to emulate nature. Rather than change the earth to suit a crop it would diversify its crops to suit the earth. Verlyn Klinkenborg

It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a harvest in the Autumn. B. C. Forbes

If you tickle the earth with a hoe she laughs with a harvest. Douglas Jerrold

The discovery of agriculture was the first big step toward a civilized life. Arthur Keith

I would rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world. George Washington

Agriculture engenders good sense, and a good sense of an excellent kind. Joseph Joubert

The story of family farming underscores a legacy of sustainability. Amanda Zaluckyj

We have neglected the truth that a good farmer is a craftsman of the highest order, a kind of artist. Wendell Berry

I would rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world. George Washington

The master’s eye is the best fertilizer. Pliny the Elder

I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own. Andy Warhol

Proud To Be A Farmer Quotes

Whether it’s on the tractor or in the pasture with the cows, I just love being able to take my kids to work when I need to. Will Collier

There are only three things that can kill a farmer: lightning, rolling over in a tractor, and old age. Bill Bryson

Farmers only worry during the growing season, but townspeople worry all the time. Edgar Watson Howe

Agriculture engenders good sense, and good sense of an excellent kind. Joseph Joubert

It feels good at the end of the day to know you made a product that other people are going to enjoy. Jericho Sanchez

My dream is to become a farmer. Just a Bohemian guy pulling up his own sweet potatoes for dinner. Lenny Kravitz

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

As long as there are a few farmers out there, we’ll keep fighting for them. Willie Nelson

The farm is part of me. Erich Wehrenberg

Factory farming came about from a moral race to the bottom, with corporations vying against each other to produce more and bigger animals with less care at lower cost. Matthew Scully

Do what you love to do, and be around things that make you smile. David Jackson

It is thus with farming: if you do one thing late, you will be late in all your work. Cato the Elder

Farming is a matter of dirt and dung. It is not the kind of thing we look to to find the meaning of human life. It is too ordinary, too inescapably a part of life to be interesting. We know that it has to be done, but see no reason to pay much attention to it. But it is just because farming is inescapably a part of human life that it may provide a clue to what is most basically human, and so a clue to our place within the cosmos. Stephanie Nelson

Life on a farm is a school of patience; you can’t hurry the crops or make an ox in two days. Henri Alain

A farm is a manipulative creature. There is no such thing as finished. Work comes in a stream and has no end. There are only the things that must be done now and things that can be done later. The threat the farm has got on you, the one that keeps you running from can until can’t is this: do it now, or some living thing will wilt or suffer or die. Its blackmail, really. Kristin Kimball

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