Who Said It? Quotes By and About Farmers

Can you guess who said this?

By Nancy Dorman-Hickson

“I had rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world.”

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Who said it? George Washington, the first president of the United States of America, was dubbed the “Father of His Country” for his leadership in times of war and peace.

Source: Washingtonian.com, http://www.washingtonian.com/articles/people/herd-historian-how-lisa-pagent-is-restocking-mount-vernons-barnyard-with-rare-breeds/

http://www.npr.org/blogs/deceptivecadence/2011/02/20/133499991/sing-out-mr-president-george-washington-down-on-the-farm