quote by Avicenna

There are no incurable diseases — only the lack of will. There are no worthless herbs — only the lack of knowledge.

— Avicenna

Attractive Herb quotations

The air was fragrant with a thousand trodden aromatic herbs, with fields of lavender, and with the brightest roses blushing in tufts all over the meadows.


Herbs are the friend of the physician and the pride of cooks.

Hot lavender, mints, savory, marjoram;

The marigold, that goes to bed wi' the sun, and with him rise weeping.

The more people smoke herb, the more Babylon fall.

We are thinking about bad only those who are worse than we are, and those who are better than us ... I'm just not up to us ... One does not follow it than smell roses. Another of the bitter herbs will produce honey. Give bread to one - will remember forever. Another life donation - do not understand.


Begin to rejoice in the Lord, and your bones will flourish like an herb, and your cheeks will glow with the bloom of health and freshness. Worry, fear, distrust, care-all are poisonous! Joy is balm and healing, and if you will but rejoice, God will give power.

Beyond [known peoples of black West Africa] to the south there is no civilization in the proper sense. There are only humans who are closer to dumb animals than to rational beings. They live in thickets and caves, and eat herbs and unprepared grain. They frequently eat each other. They cannot be considered human beings.

All that man needs for health and healing has been provided by God in nature, the Challenge of science is to find it.

Pray, love, remember: and there is pansies, that's for thoughts.

The avaricious man is like the barren sandy ground of the desert which sucks in all the rain and dew with greediness, but yields no fruitful herbs or plants for the benefit of others.


Herb is the healing of a nation, alcohol is the destruction.

And Spring arose on the garden fair, Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere;

And each flower and herb on Earth's dark breast rose from the dreams of its wintry rest.

Legalize hemp and allow women to grow it and make food, clothing and housing for pennies from it and legalize marijuana too. Let women integrate their divided consciousness with a natural herb instead of doctors' pills that kill the liver.

I wanna live like Arnold, Willis and Mr.

Drummond... And keep my paper sturdy, big birds and tight herbs.

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?


There's rosemary, that's for remembrance. Pray you, love, remember.

Seek wisdom in books, rare manuscripts, and cryptic poems if you will, but seek it out also in simple stones, and fragile herbs, and in the cries of wild birds. Listen to the whisperings of the wind and the roar of water if you would discover magic, for it is here that the old secrets are preserved.

Much Virtue in Herbs, little in Men.

It must descend, as the dew, upon the tender herb, or like melting flakes of snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.

Herb Brooks, God rest his soul, wasn't coaching a Dream Team.

He was coaching a team full of dreamers.


When you smoke the herb, it reveals you to yourself.

I am so fond of tea that I could write a whole dissertation on its virtues.

It comforts and enlivens without the risks attendant on spirituous liquors. Gentle herb! Let the florid grape yield to thee. Thy soft influence is a more safe inspirer of social joy.

What is paradise, but, a garden, an orchard of trees and herbs, full of pleasure and nothing there but delights.

The roots and herbes beaten and put into new ale or beer and daily drunk, cleareth, strengtheneth and quickeneth the sight of the eyes.

As for rosemary, I let it run all over my garden walls, not only because my bees love it but because it is the herb sacred to remembrance and to friendship, whence a sprig of it hath a dumb language.


Just as bees make honey from thyme, the strongest and driest of herbs, so do the wise profit from the most difficult of experiences.

Loneliness is black coffee and late-night television;

solitude is herb tea and soft music. Solitude, quality solitude, is an assertion of self-worth, because only in the stillness can we hear the truth of our own unique voices.

And may we ever have gratitude in hearts that the great Creator in all His glory has placed the herbs in the field for our healing.

When You smoke herb it reveals you to yourself.

All the wickedness you do is revealed by the herb - it's you conscience and gives you an honest picture of yourself.

These are things I love, things I've worn.

I get more compliments on accessories than anything else. I think they're kind of like herbs and spices. They give zest and zing to an outfit.


...Shorty's laugh was cold-blooded as he spoke so foul, Only twelve tryin to tell me that he liked my style. Then I rose, wiping the blunt's ash from my clothes, Then froze, only to blow the herb smoke through my nose.

Be Thou praised, my Lord, of our Sister Mother Earth, which sustains and hath us in rule, and produces divers fruits with coloured flowers and herbs.

No dish changes quite so much from season to season as soup.

Summer's soups come chilled, in pastel colors strewn with herbs. If hot they are sheer insubstantial broths afloat with seafood. In winter they turn steaming and thick to serve with slabs of rustic, crusty bread.

See yonder another King's garden, which the King waters with his bloody sweat-Gethsemane, whose bitter herbs are sweeter far to renewed souls than even Eden's luscious fruits. There the mischief of the serpent in the first garden was undone: there the curse was lifted from earth, and borne by the woman's promised seed.