""whoever makes two blades of grass or two ears of corn grow where only one grew before serves mankind better than the whole race of politicians" ."


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    What do you think it means? – Hot Licks Aug 3 '18 at 12:50
  • @HotLicks nice Q :) – tidbertum Aug 3 '18 at 12:57

It's an age old sentiment that politicians are, generally, worthless!

Any (one) person who can make something (such as farming) more productive or efficient (like growing 2 corns instead of 1) is better for mankind than all politicians put together.

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