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KISS Keep it simple sayings
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Cliff    Posted 09-26-2003 at 08:35:05       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I canít take credit for these wise words written below. It was forwarded to me from a co worker .
But just wanted to share with you because I know you will relate to many of these country sayings.

Have a safe and good weekend !
God Bless


For those of us who work in the agriculture industry - here are some
applicable rules for the KISS method.

Country fences need to be horse high, pig tight and bull strong
Life is not about how fast you run, or how high you climb, but how well you
Keep skunks and bankers at a distance.
Life is simpler when you plow around the stumps.
Mortgaging a future crop is saddling a wobbly colt.
A bumble bee is faster than a John Deere tractor.
Trouble with a milk cow is she won't stay milked.
Don't skinny dip with snapping turtles.
Words that soak into your ears are whispered, not yelled.
Meanness don't happen overnight.
To know how country folks are doing, look at their barns, not their houses.
Never lay an angry hand on a kid or an animal, it just ain't helpful.
Teachers, bankers, and hoot owls sleep with one eye open.
Forgive your enemies. It messes with their heads.
Don't sell your mule to buy a plow.
Two can live as cheap as one, if one don't eat.
Don't corner something meaner than you.
You can catch more flies with honey than vinegar, assuming you want to catch
Man is the only critter who feels the need to label things as flowers or
It don't take a very big person to carry a grudge.
Don't go huntin' with a fellow named Chug-A-Lug.
You can't unsay a cruel thing.
Every path has some puddles.
When you wallow with pigs, expect to get dirty.
And don't name a pig, calf or goat you plan to eat.

BattleBorn    Posted 09-26-2003 at 17:26:00       [Reply]  [No Email]
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time and annoys the pig.

Dan    Posted 09-26-2003 at 16:33:49       [Reply]  [No Email]
Heard this at a wedding, an uncle of the bride tells her,"a well fed dog doesn't stray".

hay    Posted 09-26-2003 at 13:06:32       [Reply]  [No Email]
the one i like the best is: If it ain't broke, don't fix it.

deadcarp    Posted 09-26-2003 at 11:06:15       [Reply]  [No Email]
those are good enough i'm tempted to run off a copy and staple it to my dern forehead - that oughta teach em :)

shannon    Posted 09-26-2003 at 09:27:11       [Reply]  [Send Email]
And My All Time Favorite One Is " God Bless America...And The Farmer That Feeds Your Fat Ass!

urp    Posted 09-26-2003 at 11:07:52       [Reply]  [No Email]
they do? :)


rhouston    Posted 09-26-2003 at 12:54:28       [Reply]  [No Email]
no not really..
we all know that food comes from the store...


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