An Old Farmer's Advice: Funny jokes and anecdotes

  • View author's info Author Posted on Apr 10, 2006 at 09:41 PM


    An Old Farmer's Advice:





    * 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.



    * 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 botherin' 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 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. Leave the rest to God.
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  • View author's info Posted on Jan 29, 2012 at 03:35 AM


    That made me smile :-)
  • View author's info Posted on Aug 07, 2006 at 08:31 PM


    Great words of wisdom,

    One I would like to add is if you trust someone who doesn't deserve it then their the loser, if you don't trust someone that deserves it than your the loser.
  • View author's info Posted on Apr 22, 2006 at 12:32 PM


    Some of my Dad's favorite sayings.
    I wish he were here today.
    Thank you........