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Picture quote by Jorge Luis Borges about inspirational

So plant your own gardens and decorate your soul instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers. ⏤ Jorge Luis Borges

Picture quote by Oscar Wilde about happy

WIth freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy. ⏤ Oscar Wilde

Picture quote by Khalil Gibran about positive

Be like the flower, turn your face to the sun. ⏤ Khalil Gibran

Picture quote about inspirational

Find the seed at the bottom of your heart and bring forth a flower.

Picture quote by Osho [Chandra Mohan Jain] about love

If you love a flower, don't pick it up. Because if you pick it up it dies and it ceases to be what you love. So if you love a flower, let it be. Love is not about possession. Love is about appreciation. ⏤ Osho [Chandra Mohan Jain]

Picture quote by Sayings about inspirational

There are always flowers. For those who want to see them. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Albert Camus about life

Autumn is a second spring where every leaf is a flower. ⏤ Albert Camus

Picture quote by Sayings about competition

A flower does not think of competing with the flower next to it. It just blooms. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sayings about purpose

Flowers do not bloom without a little rain. Everything has its purpose, even pain. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about inspirational

Deep in your wounds are seeds, waiting to grow beautiful flowers.

Picture quote by Mark Nepo about relation

The flower doesn't dream of the bee. It blossoms and the bee comes. ⏤ Mark Nepo

Picture quote about flowers

Because they were roses and I was just a dendelion

Picture quote by Oscar Wilde about love

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

Picture quote about flowers

Every flower must grow through dirt.   

Picture quote by Oscar Wilde about happiness

With freedom, books, flowers and the moon, who could not be happy. ⏤ Oscar Wilde

Picture quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson about flowers

The earth laughs in flowers ⏤ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Picture quote about flowers

Every flower must grow through dirt

Picture quote by Ursula Andress about living

I take care of my flowers and my cats. And enjoy food. And that’s living. ⏤ Ursula Andress

Picture quote by Eckhart Tolle about consciousness

The flower of consciousness needs the mud out of which it grows. ⏤ Eckhart Tolle

Picture quote by Frida Kahlo about art

I paint flowers so they will not die. ⏤ Frida Kahlo

Picture quote by Vincent Van Gogh about normality

Normality is a paved road. It's comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow on it. ⏤ Vincent Van Gogh

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Raise your words, not your voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.

Rumi, poet

Flowers are restful to look at. They have neither emotions nor conflicts.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

Love is the flower you've got to let grow.

John Lennon, musician

To see the world in a grain of sand, and to see heaven in a wild flower, hold infinity in the palm of your hands, and eternity in an hour.

William Blake, poet

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

Walter Hagen, athlete

Earth laughs in flowers.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Roses fall, but the thorns remain.

Danish proverb,

Deep in their roots all flowers keep the light.

Theodore Roethke, poet

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.

Albert Camus, philosopher

Love has its own instinct, finding the way to the heart, as the feeblest insect finds the way to its flower, with a will which nothing can dismay nor turn aside.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly.

William Wordsworth, poet

Every flower is a soul blossoming in Nature.

Gerard De Nerval, novelist

I must have flowers, always, and always.

Claude Monet, painter

The Amen of nature is always a flower.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.

D. H. Lawrence, novelist

The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world's joy.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr., author

I don't want to be stinky poo poo girl, I want to be happy flower child.

Drew Barrymore, actress

Flowers are happy things.

P. G. [Sir Pelham Grenville] Wodehouse,

I don't like painting flowers in my music. I like painting guts and pain.

Jonathan Davis, musician

Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine to the soul.

Luther Burbank, environmentalist

All the lessons of history in four sentences: Whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad with power. The mills of God grind slowly, but they grind exceedingly small. The bee fertilizes the flower it robs. When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.

Charles A. Beard, historian

Nobody sees a flower really; it is so small. We haven't time, and to see takes time - like to have a friend takes time.

Georgia O'Keeffe, artist

Happiness is the natural flower of duty.

Phillips Brooks, clergyman

What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.

Joseph Addison, writer

I think people need to be educated to the fact that marijuana is not a drug. Marijuana is an herb and a flower. God put it here. If He put it here and He wants it to grow, what gives the government the right to say that God is wrong?

Willie Nelson, musician

All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.

Abraham Lincoln, president

He does not care for flowers. Calls them rubbish, and cannot tell one from another, and thinks it is superior to feel like that.

Mark Twain, author

One of the most attractive things about the flowers is their beautiful reserve.

Henry David Thoreau, author

Fair flowers are not left standing along the wayside long.


It was in the 1920s, when nobody had time to reflect, that I saw a still-life painting with a flower that was perfectly exquisite, but so small you really could not appreciate it.

Georgia O'Keeffe, artist

To create a little flower is the labor of ages.

William Blake, poet

Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night.

Rainer Maria Rilke, poet

The lotus flower is troubledAt the sun's resplendent light;With sunken head and sadlyShe dreamily waits for the night.

Heinrich Heine, poet

I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale, you could not ignore its beauty.

Georgia O'Keeffe, artist

Just living is not enough... one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.

Hans Christian Anderson, author

Tiger the dog had a showdown with a fast moving flower truck in the middle of the street and lost.

Barry Williams, actor

If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give.

George Macdonald, novelist

Flowers are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty out-values all the utilities of the world.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

A flower falls, even though we love it; and a weed grows, even though we do not love it.

Dogen, leader

'Tis the last rose of summer, left blooming alone; all her lovely companions are faded and gone.

Thomas Moore, poet

Our national flower is the concrete cloverleaf.

Lewis Mumford, sociologist

The smallest flower is a thought, a life answering to some feature of the Great Whole, of whom they have a persistent intuition.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

How can you consider flower power outdated? The essence of my lyrics is the desire for peace and harmony. That's all anyone has ever wanted. How could it become outdated?

Robert Plant, musician

We trample grass, and prize the flowers of May; yet the grass is green when the flower fades away.

R. Southwell,

Flowers are as common in the country as people are in London.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Why not a space flower? Why do we always expect metal ships?

W. D. Richter, writer

Everything that's realistic has some sort of ugliness in it. Even a flower is ugly when it wilts, a bird when it seeks its prey, the ocean when it becomes violent.

Sharon Tate, actress

Blue thou art, intensely blue; Flower, whence came thy dazzling hue?

James Montgomery, poet

Loveliest of lovely things are they on earth that soonest pass away. The rose that lives its little hour is prized beyond the sculptured flower.

William C. Bryant, poet

Beauty is but a flower, which wrinkles will devour.

Thomas Nash, writer

We were born to die and we die to live. As seedlings of God, we barely blossom on earth; we fully flower in heaven.

Russell M. Nelson, clergyman

It may be that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet,' but I should be loath to see a rose on a maiden's breast substituted by a flower, however beautiful and fragrant it might be, that is went by the name of the skunk lily.

Alexander Henry, businessman

London, thou art the flower of cities all!

William Dunbar, poet

The moon looks upon many night flowers; the night flowers see but one moon.

Jean Ingelow, poet

By means of microscopic observation and astronomical projection the lotus flower can become the foundation for an entire theory of the universe and an agent whereby we may perceive Truth.

Yukio Mishima, author

Overall, the anarchy was the most creative of all periods of Japanese culture for in it there appeared the greatest landscape painting, the culmination of the skill of landscape gardening and the arts of flower arrangement, and the No drama.

J. M. Roberts,

I also like to garden. I grow things, vegetables, flowers... I particularly like orchids. I raise orchids.

Beau Bridges, actor

Sometimes, as is the case of peach and plum trees, which are often dwarfed, the plants are thrown into a flowering states, and then, as they flower freely year after year, they have little inclination to make vigorous growth.

Robert Fortune, scientist

I always figure I have this tree and there's always some green fruit that's not ready to pick or blossoms that are ready to flower; there are always some ready to drop off too.

Graeme Murphy, dancer

Flower was a good metaphor for growth. The song is obviously about sexual responsibility, so that was the main metaphor. Also, it's like knowing who someone has been and remembering and appreciating that, but really appreciating what they are now even more.

Jody Watley, musician

How does a pansy, for example, select the ingredients from soil to get the right colors for the flower? Now there's a great miracle. I think there's a supreme power behind all of this. I see it in nature.

Clyde Tombaugh, scientist

If Terri was upset about how silly she would look, her mother was completely undone. Seems she wanted Terri in her full natural bloom, not with any blooming flower.

Audrey Meadows, actress

The time was ripe for Flower. The vibe was right.

Jody Watley, musician

You like buttercups, dewy sweet,And crocuses, framed in snow;I like roses, born of the heat,And the red carnation's glow.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox, writer

Teach me, Father, how to goSoftly as the grasses grow;Hush my soul to meet the shockOf the wild world as a rock;But my spirit, propt with power,Make as simple as a flower.Let the dry heart fill its cup,Like a poppy looking up;Let life lightly wear her crown,Like a poppy looking down,When its heart is filled with dew,And its life begins anew.

Edwin Markham, poet

Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of the character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning.

Lydia Maria Child,

When you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for the moment. I want to give that world to someone else. Most people in the city rush around so, they have no time to look at a flower. I want them to see it whether they want to or not.

Georgia O'Keeffe, artist

Today as in the time of Pliny and Columella, the hyacinth flourishes in Wales, the periwinkle in Illyria, the daisy on the ruins of Numantia; while around them cities have changed their masters and their names, collided and smashed, disappeared into nothingness, their peaceful generations have crossed down the ages as fresh and smiling as on the days of battle.

Edgar Quinet, historian

I wonder what spendthrift chose to spillSuch a bright gold under my windowsill!Is it fair gold? Does it glitter still?Bless me! It's a daffodil!

Celia Thaxter,

The silence of a flower: a kind of silence which we continually evade, of which we find only the shadow in dreams.

Lewis Thompson,

When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God-made object up to it - a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand - as a final test. If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If there's a clash between the two, it's bad art.

Marc Chagall, artist

I don't always wear underwear. When I'm in the heat, especially, I can't wear it. Like, if I'm wearing a flower dress, why do I have to wear underwear?

Naomi Campbell, model

The flower has opened, has been in the sun and is unafraid. I'm taking more chances; I'm bold and proud.

Paula Cole, musician

The flower that follows the sun does so even in cloudy days.

Robert Leighton,

Be like the flower, turn your face to the sun.

Khalil Gibran, poet

Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same.

Helen Keller, author

Some people worry that artificial intelligence will make us feel inferior, but then, anybody in his right mind should have an inferiority complex every time he looks at a flower.

Alan Kay, scientist

Everybody has a right to like or dislike anything or anyone. From a flower to a flavor to a book or a composition but it is very sad that in our country we actually fight over such things in an unseemly manner.

Ravi Shankar, musician

Just now the lilac is in bloom, All before my little room; And in my flower-beds, I think, Smile the carnation and the pink...

Rupert Brooke, poet

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.

Pedro Calderon de la Barca, dramatist

Happiness held is the seed; Happiness shared is the flower.

John Harrigan, writer

It is still my dream to own a little flower shop.

Kirsty Gallacher, entertainer

I wanted to know the name of every stone and flower and insect and bird and beast. I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life - but there was no one to tell me.

George Washington Carver, scientist

I don't talk like House, or walk like him. I certainly don't think like him. I don't like to think for more than 15 minutes at a stretch actually; I am a fragile flower.

Hugh Laurie, comedian

Keep not your roses for my dead, cold brow the way is lonely, let me feel them now.

Arabella Smith,

I love spring flowers: daffodils and hyacinths are the ultimate flower for me. They are the essence of spring.

Kirsty Gallacher, entertainer

That's the way I do things when I want to celebrate, I always plant a tree. And so I got an indigenous tree, called Nandi flame, it has this beautiful red flowers. When it is in flower it is like it is in flame.

Wangari Maathai, activist

I have raised beds, perennial beds, cut flower beds. I have an island on a pond that's just covered in peonies. I have an herb garden, tons of vegetables, raspberries. I have everything. I'm a green guy.

Steve Zahn, actor

One could not pluck a flower without troubling a star.

Loren Eiseley, scientist

I did not want to be a tree, a flower or a wave. In a dancer's body, we as audience must see ourselves, not the imitated behavior of everyday actions, not the phenomenon of nature, not exotic creatures from another planet, but something of the miracle that is a human being.

Martha Graham, dancer

From seeds of his body blossomed the flower that liberated a people and touched the soul of a nation.

Jesse Jackson, activist

All the flower children were as alike as a congress of accountants and about as interesting.

John Mortimer, novelist

The career of a sage is of two kinds: He is either honored by all in the world, Like a flower waving its head, Or else he disappears into the silent forest.

Lao Tzu, philosopher

The artist is the confidant of nature, flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms. Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him.

Auguste Rodin, sculptor

I brought the film like a flower to the world.

Claude Chabrol, director

I must hurry back to my house and my flowers in Monaco.

Lillie Langtry, actress

A wedding is a funeral where you smell your own flowers.

Eddie Cantor, comedian

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

Soundarya, actress

For as well as I have loved thee heretofore, mine heart will not serve now to see thee; for through thee and me is the flower of kings and knights destroyed.

Thomas Malory, author

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