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George Carver Quotes

George Carver
When I was young, I said to God, 'God, tell me the mystery of the universe.' But God answered, 'That knowledge is for me alone.' So I said, 'God, tell me the mystery of the peanut.' Then God said, 'Well George, that's more nearly your size.' And he told me.
George Carver
#Destiny

George Carver
Where there is no vision, there is no hope.
George Carver
#Hope

George Carver
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom
George Carver
#Education #Educational

George Carver
Reading about nature is fine, but if a person walks in the woods and listens carefully, he can learn more than what is in books, for they speak with the voice of God.
George Carver
#God

George Carver
I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.
George Carver
#God #Nature

George Carver
There is no short cut to achievement. Life requires thorough preparation -- veneer isn't worth anything.
George Carver
#Achievement

George Carver
If you love it enough, anything will talk with you.
George Carver
#Advice

George Carver
Since new developments are the products of a creative mind, we must therefore stimulate and encourage that type of mind in every way possible.
George Carver
#Mind

George Carver
Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough. Not only have I found that when I talk to the little flower or to the little peanut they will give up their secrets, but I have found that when I silently commune with people they give up their secrets also – if you love them enough.
George Carver
#Love

George Carver
No individual has any right to come into the world and go out of it without leaving behind
George Carver
#People

George Carver
Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise
George Carver
#Beauty

George Carver
We get closer to God as we get more intimately and understandingly acquainted with the things He has created. I know of nothing more inspiring than that of making discoveries for one's self.
George Carver
#Discovery

George Carver
It is not the style of clothes one wears, neither the kind of automobile one drives, nor the amount of money one has in the bank, that counts. These mean nothing. It is simply service that measures success.
George Carver
#Clothes

George Carver
Fear of something is at the root of hate for others, and hate within will eventually destroy the hater.
George Carver
#Fear

George Carver
God gave them [the discoveries] to me; how can I sell them to someone else?
George Carver
#Generosity

George Carver
More and more as we come closer and closer in touch with nature and its teachings are we able to see the Divine and are therefore fitted to interpret correctly the various languages spoken by all forms of nature about us.
George Carver
#Nature

George Carver
The beating on the tail of the snake may stop his progress a little, but the more vital parts must be struck before his poisonous death-dealing venom will be wiped out.
George Carver
#Progress

George Carver
A lot of people think we are a total magnet school, ... Really, we are an elementary school with a magnet component. It's kind of like we have two schools under one roof. We have Program A, which is the neighborhood school, and Program B, which is the arts magnet school.
George Carver
#People