Words to live by

“That’s just part of it.” — Tim Thomas

“Part of agriculture. Part of life. It’s actually kind of liberating at a certain point — you do the best that you can with what you can control, and you pray about what you can’t control. And you have faith that it’ll all work out in the end.” –Marlboro Man

Cultivators of the earth are the most valuable citizens. They are the most vigorous, the most independent, the most virtuous, and they are tied to their country and wedded to its liberty and interests by the most lasting bonds.” — President Thomas Jefferson

“Why the land is the only thing in this world worth workin’ for, worth fightin’ for, worth dyin’ for because it is the only thing that lasts.” — Gerald O’Hara in Gone with the Wind

“Maybe our girlfriends are our soul mates.” — Carrie Bradshaw

“Have passion finding your passion.” — Katie Thomas

“When the road looks rough ahead, remember the man upstairs and the word hope. Hang on to both and tough it out.” — John Wayne

“So pull on those boots. Point them in the direction of the horizon. Walk away with your head held high. Scuff up your soles. Kick up some dirt. Live your life.” — Sarah Thomas


“Consumers should understand the importance of agriculture and that they have the safest, most abundant and affordable food supply because of farmers.” – Michael Scuse U.S. Department of Agriculture undersecretary


Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It’s perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes that we learned something from yesterday.” — John Wayne


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