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- Title: Lecture I: Nutrition and Health
- are in all foods. Fats are even in plants. The third thing has a name
- they are also found in large quantity in all other plants. The
- in animals and human beings from what it is in plants. Plants contain
- is to be got from lifeless elements he would then only be a plant
- he must get his protein as it is already prepared in plants or
- plants. But now this is the amazing fact: the plants could not live on
- in the green leaves and blood. The green in the sap of a plant is
- or animal kingdom alive on the earth unless plants had had a very
- different character from those kingdoms. Plants do not take in oxygen:
- Plants are just as greedy for the carbon dioxide as human beings are
- Now if we look at a plant [see drawing] root, stem, leaves,
- blossoms: the plant absorbs carbon dioxide in every part of it. And
- now the carbon in the carbon dioxide is deposited in the plant, and
- the oxygen is breathed out by the plant. Human beings and animals get
- plant keeps back the carbon, releases the oxygen and brings everything
- to life again. And the plant could do nothing with the carbon dioxide
- the plant, gentlemen, is a magician. It holds the carbon back inside
- the plant and lets the oxygen go free. Our blood combines oxygen with
- carbon; the green plant-sap separates the carbon again from the carbon
- nature has made, that plants and animals and human beings should
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- Title: Lecture II: Nutrition and Health
- in ordinary hens' eggs, for instance, but also the protein from plants
- protein into our body. Healthy plant protein! That is what our body
- protein is easily broken down. But plant protein, which we get from
- fruit it is chiefly in that part of the plant, as I told you on
- the plants themselves. And that means, we must realize that plants are
- plant comes to us out of the seed we put in the ground. The plant
- manuring is what will give us really good plant protein.
- strong. Then we get from the plants the substance that helps to build
- up our bones. But we don't get a proper protein from the plants. And
- the plants, our field grains have suffered from the lack of protein
- only makes the roots of plants strong, but that works up powerfully
- into the fruits and produces good, proper protein in the plants which
- pasture come upon poisonous plants too all of them and if they
- did not know instinctively that they could not eat poisonous plants,
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