Albert Howard Quote

The prophet is always at the mercy of events; nevertheless, I venture to conclude this book with the forecast that at least half the illnesses of mankind will disappear once our food supplies are raised from fertile soil and consumed in a fresh condition.


An Agricultural Testament, Oxford University Press, 1943, Part V, Chapter 15. Full text online.

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The prophet is always at the mercy of events; nevertheless, I venture to conclude this book with the forecast that at least half the illnesses of...

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The prophet is always at the mercy of events; nevertheless, I venture to conclude this book with the forecast that at least half the illnesses of...

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The prophet is always at the mercy of events; nevertheless, I venture to conclude this book with the forecast that at least half the illnesses of...

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The prophet is always at the mercy of events; nevertheless, I venture to conclude this book with the forecast that at least half the illnesses of...