Paul Harvey God Made A Farmer?

Did Paul Harvey write so God made a farmer?

“So God Made a Farmer” was a speech given by radio broadcaster Paul Harvey at the 1978 Future Farmers of America convention.

The speech was first published in 1986 in Harvey’s syndicated column.

Harvey described the characteristics of a farmer in each phrase, ending them with the recurring “So God Made a Farmer”.

What did Paul Harvey say about farmers?

So God made a farmer. God said, “I need somebody strong enough to clear trees and heave bails, yet gentle enough to tame lambs and wean pigs and tend the pink-combed pullets, who will stop his mower for an hour to splint the broken leg of a meadow lark.

Who narrates God made a farmer?

Paul Harvey

What was Paul Harvey’s famous line?

Now you know the rest of the story. Every pessimist who ever lived has been buried in an unmarked grave. Tomorrow has always been better than today, and it always will be. Retiring is just practicing up to be dead.

Why God made a farmer?

So God made a farmer. God said, “I need somebody strong enough to clear trees and heave bails, yet gentle enough to tame lambs and wean pigs and tend the pink-combed pullets, who will stop his mower for an hour to splint the broken leg of a meadow lark. ‘” So God made a farmer.

Why God made a farmer Paul Harvey?

“So God Made a Farmer” was a speech given by radio broadcaster Paul Harvey at the 1978 Future Farmers of America convention. The speech was first published in 1986 in Harvey’s syndicated column. The speech was given as an extension of the Genesis creation narrative referring to God’s actions on the 8th day of creation.

Do God made a farmer?

God said, “I need somebody willing to get up before dawn, milk cows, work all day in the fields, milk cows again, eat supper and then go to town and stay past midnight at a meeting of the school board.” So God made a farmer. So God made a farmer.

How did Paul Harvey die?

Coronary thrombosis

Why did God create dogs?

“And on the 9th-day, God looked down on his wide-eyed children and said, ‘They need a companion. ‘ So, God made a dog. God said, ‘I need somebody strong enough to pull sleds and find bombs, yet gentle enough to love babies and lead the blind.

What day did God make a farmer?

And on the 8th day, God looked down on his planned paradise and said, “I need a caretaker.” So God made a farmer.

Who said that the rest of the story?

Paul Harvey. And now you know — the rest of the story. Paul Harvey Aurandt (4 September 1918 – 28 February 2009) was an American radio broadcaster, famous for his idiosyncratic delivery of news stories with dramatic pauses, quirky intonations, and many of his standard lead-ins and sign offs.

How does farming help us?

A farmer’s main goal is to produce a good crop and/or healthy animals in order to make a living and to feed the population. Farmers are responsible for all crops and livestock that are needed for us to survive.