Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because the regret is stronger than gratitude.— Anne Frank
Powerful Inspirational Flower quotations
So plant your own gardens and decorate your soul instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.
The most precious gift we can offer anyone is our attention.
When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers.
Next time a sunrise steals your breath or a meadow of flowers leave you speechless, remain that way. Say nothing, and listen as Heaven whispers, "Do you like it? I did it just for you."
Find the seed at the bottom of your heart and bring forth a flower.
We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.
Three things remain with us from paradise: stars, flowers and children.
So plant your own gardens and decorate your own soul, instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.
Deep in your wounds are seeds, waiting to grow beautiful flowers.
Where flowers bloom so does hope.
A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world.
It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.
If you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for a moment.
There are always flowers. For those who want to see them.
To see a world in a grain of sand and a heaven in a wildflower.
The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.
Before I take my last breath, before my last flower withers, I wish to live, I wish to make love, I wish to be in this world close to those who need me, those who I need, in order to learn, comprehend and rediscover that I can be and I want to be better at every moment.
If you feel lost, disappointed, hesitant, or weak, return to yourself, to who you are, here and now and when you get there, you will discover yourself, like a lotus flower in full bloom, even in a muddy pond, beautiful and strong.
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.
Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair.
Flowers have an expression of countenance as much as men or animals.
Some seem to smile; some have a sad expression; some are pensive and diffident; others are plain, honest and upright, like the broad faced sunflower and the hollyhock.
The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns;
the pessimist stares at the thorns, oblivious to the rose.
I will be the gladdest thing under the sun! I will touch a hundred flowers and not pick one.
Youth fades, love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; A mother's secret hope outlives them all.
Love is to the heart what the summer is to the farmer's year.
It brings to harvest all the loveliest flowers of the soul.
Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness.
If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.
Many eyes go through the meadow, but few see the flowers in it
In joy or sadness, flowers are our constant friends.
Flowers don't worry about how they're going to bloom.
They just open up & turn toward the light & that makes them beautiful.
Every ordinary thing in your life is a word of God's love: your home, your work, the clothes you wear, the air you breathe, the food you eat.... the flowers under your feet are the courtesy of God's heart flung down on You! All these things say one thing only: "See how I love you."
A wee child toddling in a wonder world, I prefer to their dogma my excursions into the natural gardens where the voice of the Great Spirit is heard in the twittering of birds, the rippling of mighty waters, and the sweet breathing of flowers. If this is Paganism, then at present, at least, I am a Pagan.
Without darkness, nothing comes to birth, As without light, nothing flowers.
It's spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you've got it, you want—oh, you don't quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!
There are few things more powerful than the faithful prayers of a righteous mother.
In summer, the song sings itself.
Inspiration the seed. Design but the flower.
Well pleaseth me the sweet time of Easter. That maketh the leaf and the flower come out.
A weed is no more than a flower in disguise.
Like a great poet, Nature produces the greatest results with the simplest means.
These are simply a sun, trees, flowers, water and love.
Live not one's life as though one had a thousand years, but live each day as the last.