Flowers Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Flowers

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A wedding is just like a funeral except that you get to smell your own flowers.
~By Grace Hansen ~


Arranging a bowl of flowers in the morning can give a sense of quiet in a crowded day - like writing a poem or saying a prayer.
~By Anne Morrow Lindbergh ~


There is no road of flowers leading to glory.
~By Jean de La Fontaine ~


I also like to garden. I grow things, vegetables, flowers... I particularly like orchids. I raise orchids.
~By Beau Bridges ~


Ah, tell me not that memory sheds gladness o'er the past, what is recalled by faded flowers, save that they did not last?
~By Letitia Landon ~


The ballet is a purely female thing; it is a woman, a garden of beautiful flowers, and man is the gardener.
~By George Balanchine ~


Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.
~By Oscar Wilde ~


You know, maybe I was just born in the wrong time, but I love all things romantic. Puffy understands that. For my last birthday, he covered my hotel room floor with rose petals and had flowers and candles all over the room.
~By Jennifer Lopez ~


God writes the Gospel not in the Bible alone, but also on trees, and in the flowers and clouds and stars.
~By Martin Luther ~


I went across the fields to avoid the straight highways, along the firing lines where people were shooting at a small wooded hill, which is now covered with wooden crosses and lines of graves instead of spring flowers.
~By Max Beckmann ~


Flies, worms, and flowers exceed me still.
~By Isaac Watts ~


Flowers are happy things.
~By P. G. Wodehouse ~


Gardeners instinctively know that flowers and plants are a continuum and that the wheel of garden history will always be coming full circle.
~By Francis Cabot Lowell ~


I sent my flowers across the hall to Mrs Nixon but her husband remembered what a Democrat I am and sent them back.
~By Bette Davis ~


Sell the public flowers... things that they can hang on their walls without being uptight.
~By Robert Mapplethorpe ~


Minds are like flowers. If you let it sit there without soaking anything up, it will dry up.
~By Ken Hill ~


At my age flowers scare me.
~By George Burns ~


To be overcome by the fragrance of flowers is a delectable form of defeat.
~By Beverley Nichols ~


Break open a cherry tree and there are no flowers, but the spring breeze brings forth myriad blossoms.
~By Ikkyu Sojun ~


These flowers, which were splendid and sprightly, waking in the dawn of the morning, in the evening will be a pitiful frivolity, sleeping in the cold night's arms.
~By Pedro Calderon de la Barca ~


We are all treading the vanishing road of a song in the air, the vanishing road of the spring flowers and the winter snows, the vanishing roads of the winds and the streams, the vanishing road of beloved faces.
~By Richard Le Gallienne ~


Since she got a cause and stopped being funny. I think she's real funny, but lately it's all been hearts and flowers and tears and saving teenagers and creating a role model. And that ain't funny. No giggles there.
~By Andy Richter ~


I take care of my flowers and my cats. And enjoy food. And that's living.
~By Ursula Andress ~


It's so nice to get flowers while you can still smell the fragrance.
~By Lena Horne ~


I work with language. I love the flowers of afterthought.
~By Bernard Malamud ~


Little deeds are like little seeds, they grow to flowers or to weeds.
~By Daniel D. Palmer ~


What ye have been ye still shall be, When we are dust the dust among, O yellow flowers!
~By Austin Dobson ~


From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.
~By Edvard Munch ~


I must hurry back to my house and my flowers in Monaco.
~By Lillie Langtry ~


All flowers in time bend towards the sun, I know you say there's no one for you, But here is one.
~By Jeff Buckley ~


Since childhood she had walked the Devon rivers with her father looking for flowers and the nests of birds, passing some rocks and trees as old friends, seeing a Spirit everywhere, gentle in thought to all her eyes beheld.
~By Henry Williamson ~


Big doesn't necessarily mean better. Sunflowers aren't better than violets.
~By Edna Ferber ~


What she did was to open our eyes to details of country life such as teaching us names of wild flowers and getting us to draw and paint and learn poetry.
~By Laurie Lee ~


Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.
~By Theodore Roethke ~


Let a hundred flowers bloom.
~By Mao Zedong ~


Flowers are restful to look at. They have neither emotions nor conflicts.
~By Sigmund Freud ~


You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.
~By Pablo Neruda ~


I like perfume and flowers.
~By Donatella Versace ~


My movie is born first in my head, dies on paper; is resuscitated by the living persons and real objects I use, which are killed on film but, placed in a certain order and projected on to a screen, come to life again like flowers in water.
~By Robert Bresson ~


Much education today is monumentally ineffective. All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
~By John W. Gardner ~


No matter how chaotic it is, wildflowers will still spring up in the middle of nowhere.
~By Sheryl Crow ~


And I came back and it was great, 'cuz George had set up all these flowers all over the studio saying welcome home. So then we got it together again. I always felt it was better on the White one for me. We were more like a band, you know.
~By Ringo Starr ~


Her face betokened all things dear and good, The light of somewhat yet to come was there Asleep, and waiting for the opening day, When childish thoughts, like flowers would drift away.
~By Jean Ingelow ~


Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers where I can walk undisturbed.
~By Walt Whitman ~


Little things seem nothing, but they give peace, like those meadow flowers which individually seem odorless but all together perfume the air.
~By Georges Bernanos ~


I hardly have any spare time! But when I do, I garden a lot - I love plants and flowers.
~By Soundarya ~


I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times; but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers.
~By Helen Keller ~


Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


We grow like flowers, and bear desire, The odor of the human flowers.
~By Richard H. Stoddard ~


The Herbs ought to be distilled when they are in their greatest vigor, and so ought the Flowers also.
~By Nicholas Culpeper ~


Reading music is like listening to flowers. I don't understand the concept.
~By Paul Westerberg ~


Before the flowers of friendship faded friendship faded.
~By Gertrude Stein ~


The earth laughs in flowers.
~By e. e. cummings ~


It is with flowers as with moral qualities; the bright are sometimes poisonous; but, I believe, never the sweet.
~By Augustus Hare ~


For there is a sound reasoning upon all flowers. For flowers are peculiarly the poetry of Christ.
~By Christopher Smart ~


Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.
~By A. A. Milne ~


The moon looks upon many night flowers; the night flowers see but one moon.
~By Jean Ingelow ~


Nothing can beat the smell of dew and flowers and the odor that comes out of the earth when the sun goes down.
~By Ethel Waters ~


When the Christians, upon these occasions, received martyrdom, they were ornamented, and crowned with garlands of flowers; for which they, in heaven, received eternal crowns of glory.
~By John Foxe ~


Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.
~By Luther Burbank ~


From the very fountain of enchantment there arises a taste of bitterness to spread anguish amongst the flowers.
~By Lucretius ~


And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers is always the first to be touch'd by the thorns.
~By Thomas Moore ~


Art is like a border of flowers along the course of civilization.
~By Lincoln Steffens ~


Letting a hundred flowers blossom and a hundred schools of thought contend is the policy for promoting the progress of the arts and the sciences and a flourishing culture in our land.
~By Mao Zedong ~


Because we are in a war situation, this can sometimes be dangerous work. But guys like A.D. Flowers and his technicians just take it in stride and get on with the job. In four years, we've never had a serious accident or injury working with all the explosions.
~By Vic Morrow ~


With a few flowers in my garden, half a dozen pictures and some books, I live without envy.
~By Lope de Vega ~


I don't like painting flowers in my music. I like painting guts and pain.
~By Jonathan Davis ~


I'd never been in play long enough for the flowers to die in the dressing room.
~By Mercedes McCambridge ~


There are strange flowers of reason to match each error of the senses.
~By Louis Aragon ~


Help us to be ever faithful gardeners of the spirit, who know that without darkness nothing comes to birth, and without light nothing flowers.
~By May Sarton ~


If you allow one single germ, one single seed of slavery to remain in the soil of America... that germ will spring up, that noxious weed will thrive, and again stifle the growth, wither the leaves, blast the flowers and poison the fair fruits of freedom.
~By Ernestine L. Rose ~


Forests, lakes, and rivers, clouds and winds, stars and flowers, stupendous glaciers and crystal snowflakes - every form of animate or inanimate existence, leaves its impress upon the soul of man.
~By Orison Swett Marden ~


I like to be bought flowers and taken out for dinner. I like a man to be a gentleman. I don't like to be treated as if I am brainless. I like to be respected and to give respect.
~By Sharon Stone ~


Stretching his hand up to reach the stars, too often man forgets the flowers at his feet.
~By Jeremy Bentham ~


The author O. Henry taught me about the value of the unexpected. He once wrote about the noise of flowers and the smell of birds - the birds were chickens and the flowers dried sunflowers rattling against a wall.
~By Chuck Jones ~


Art is the unceasing effort to compete with the beauty of flowers - and never succeeding.
~By Gian Carlo Menotti ~


Now I believe that lovers should be draped in flowers and laid entwined together on a bed of clover and left there to sleep, left there to dream of their happiness.
~By Conor Oberst ~


For me, the vast marvel is to be alive. For man, or for flowers or beast or bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly and perfectly alive.
~By Al Purdy ~


The flowers anew, returning seasons bring; but beauty faded has no second spring.
~By Ambrose Philips ~


Men do change, and change comes like a little wind that ruffles the curtains at dawn, and it comes like the stealthy perfume of wildflowers hidden in the grass.
~By John Steinbeck ~


I had an awful first quarter but I picked it up. To all you single guys out there, it's not how you start the date, it's how you finish it sir. A lot of people can, you know, start the date with flowers and candy, but if you don't finish the date - you know what I mean?
~By Shaquille O'Neal ~


Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.
~By Thomas Tusser ~


Hope is the only bee that makes honey without flowers.
~By Robert Green Ingersoll ~


I couldn't have found a better man than Brad. He still opens doors for me and brings me flowers. He's the sweetest goofball on the planet.
~By Jennifer Aniston ~


Gather the flowers, but spare the buds.
~By Andrew Marvell ~


As in the rankest soil the most beautiful flowers are grown, so in the dark soil of poverty the choicest flowers of humanity have developed and bloomed.
~By James Allen ~


I'm an introvert... I love being by myself, love being outdoors, love taking a long walk with my dogs and looking at the trees, flowers, the sky.
~By Audrey Hepburn ~


You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry, don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.
~By Walter Hagen ~


The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers.
~By Lewis Thomas ~


The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers.
~By Matsuo Basho ~


Evolutionary biologists are not content merely to explain how variation occurs within limits, however. They aspire to answer a much broader question-which is how complex organisms like birds, and flowers, and human beings came into existence in the first place.
~By Phillip E. Johnson ~


If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom?
~By Khalil Gibran ~


In the midst of the fountain of wit there arises something bitter, which stings in the very flowers.
~By Lucretius ~


A committee is organic rather than mechanical in its nature: it is not a structure but a plant. It takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts, and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom in their turn.
~By C. Northcote Parkinson ~


No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


From the heart of the fountain of delight rises a jet of bitterness that tortures us among the very flowers.
~By Lucretius ~


There's no dearth of kindness In the world of ours; Only in our blindness We gather thorns for flowers.
~By Gerald Massey ~


The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all direction.
~By Chanakya ~


There are souls which fall from heaven like flowers, but ere they bloom are crushed under the foul tread of some brutal hoof.
~By Jean Paul ~


People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us.
~By Iris Murdoch ~

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July 27 ,2021
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