10 Life Lessons Herd From the Ranch

Raising cattle is a unique experience made up of many hours of hard work and dedication. It’s also a great way to sit back and observe how mother nature can teach you many of the major life lessons you need for a successful life. Enjoy our list of 10 lessons learned on the ranch.

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Photo by David Schafer

1. Those who say only sunshine brings happiness have never danced in the rain.

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Photo by Justin Ladd

2. Water the grass on your side of the fence and then enjoy it.

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Photo by Pat King

3. Respect your elders. They have way more life experience than you do.

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Photo by Roxanne Knight

4. Break the rules sometimes. And then run like heck!

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Photo by Sarah King

5. Trust the right people. Those who make an effort to show you how much they care are a good place to start.

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Photo by Justin Ladd

6. Cultivate and care for your friendships. Your friends are some of the most important people on Earth.

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Photo by Sarah King

7. Sometimes you have to walk a ways to get where you’re going. But don’t give up because the reward is worth the hard work.

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Photo by Scott Graham Bell

8. Set boundaries with people in your life. And when they cross that line, don’t be afraid to let them know!

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Photo by David Schafer

9. Don’t be afraid to stand out from the crowd.

And finally, the most important lesson of them all…

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Photo by David Schafer

10. If you’ve got to pick your nose, make sure no one’s looking.

We hope everyone has a great weekend full of laughs, friends and family, and a whole lot of beef!

6 Comments on “10 Life Lessons Herd From the Ranch

  1. Tiffany, your blog made my day!
    Thanks for the “herd perspective”.
    Karla

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