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" It has been said that he who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before is a benefactor to his species. "
The Young Man's Guide - Page 159
by William Alexander Alcott, William Andrus Alcott - 1834 - 142 pages
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Economy in the Kitchen

James Frank Breazeale - Canning and preserving - 1918 - 114 pages
...up " around the house. OLD-FASHIONED THRIFT I am a great believer in old-fashioned thrift. The man who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before, is only half a benefactor. An old adage says that such a man is worth the whole race of politicians, but,...
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Slade's Cooking School Recipes

Cookery, American - 1920 - 80 pages
...powder containing above ingredients to be as wholesome as any made. BAKING IPOWDER PREFACE. If the one who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before is "a public benefactor" so is the one who improves the daily food of the people, either by supplying articles...
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History of Lowell and Its People, Volume 3

Frederick William Coburn - Lowell (Mass.) - 1920
...living of the age than those we call great. The man who brings peace and contentment to his community, who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before, who invents some appliance for lessening the burdens of the world, who adds a new industry to a town...
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Annual Report of the Secretary of the Connecticut State Board of ..., Volume 3

Agriculture - 1869
...dollars a ton ; if this be correct the amount is thirty millions of dollars annually. It has been said that he who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before, is a benefactor ; and if the farmers of Connecticut are able to raise two blades of grass where only one grew, and...
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The Quarterly Journal of the University of North Dakota, Volume 8

1918
...be stated thus: To everyone according to the value of his service. The underlying idea is that a man who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before is a public benefactor and should receive a return for his service. Such a return being based on the value...
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Transactions of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama, Volume 33

Medical Association of the State of Alabama - Medicine - 1880
...over its former products, thus making him a public benefactor, for it has been said that " every man who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before, is a public benefactor." Not only so ; it helps him toward financial success, by making him comparatively...
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The Century, Volume 93

1917
...posing as legitimate middlemen, and the other business parasites of the agricultural world. The farmer who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before may be a good agronomist, but if he cannot sell his second blades at a profit, he is a poor farmer....
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Proceedings, Volume 17

Indiana Horticultural Society, Indiana Horticultural Society. Meeting - Fruit-culture - 1878
...extending and multiplying this dietary in every available direction. If he is a benefactor of the race who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before, how much greater is the achievement of him who increases and multiplies the varieties of vegetables...
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Annual Proceedings, Volumes 16-20

Iowa State Bar Association - Bar associations - 1914
...always with us. And the ownership of some land is the dream and the hope of all. It is somewhere said that he who makes two blades of grass grow where only one grew before, is a benefactor of the human race ; and, perhaps, those who cause one abstract or one law suit to suffice, where it...
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World's Great Men of Color, Volume 2

J.A. Rogers - Social Science - 2010 - 592 pages
...American Art Association, 1908. George Washington Carver MM AGRICULTURAL WIZARD OF TUSKEGEE (1860-1943) IF HE WHO MAKES two blades of grass grow where only one grew before is a benefactor of mankind, how shall we sufficiently appraise George Washington Carver, who made thousands more to...
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