Cowboy Wisdom

There’s an old saying, that Cowboys live poor and die rich. I am more inclined to think it’s the Cowboy’s definition of wealth that makes him what he is. I don’t reckon you could call Cowboyin’ a career. The pay’s not great, there are no pension plans, no unions, no benefits, and early retirement is sure-as-hell out of the question. So why do they do it? Because they love it! And for some, its just in their blood.

Photo credit: Unknown
Photo credit: Unknown

Not sure where I got that quote, but I found it in the drafts of my blog. I googled it and could not find its source, so here’s my kudos to whoever said this very true statement.

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Ryan Goodman lives in Colorado, is an avid trail and ultrarunner, and works with farmers and ranchers to help them share their stories of agriculture and how food is raised. Connect with Ryan online as @BeefRunner. #TeamBeef.
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