quote by Helen Keller

To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.

— Helen Keller

Perspective Lush quotations

The world has enough beautiful mountains and meadows, spectacular skies and serene lakes. It has enough lush forests, flowered fields, and sandy beaches. It has plenty of stars and the promise of a new sunrise and sunset every day. What the world needs more of is people to appreciate and enjoy it.

Nothing is so beautiful as spring- When weeds in wheels, shoot long and lovely and lush.

It's about time you admitted that you are a miraculous work of art.

You came into this world as a radiant bundle of exuberant riddles. You slipped into this dimension as a shimmering burst of spiral hallelujahs. You blasted into this realm as a lush explosion of ecstatic gratitude. And it is your birthright to fulfill those promises.

I drink because she nags, she said I nag because he drinks.

But if the truth be known to you, He's a lush and she's a shrew.

The little black dress must be luxurious, rich, sensual, diaphanous, exotic, severe, lush, demure, demanding, frivolous, amusing, and it must linger in memory, but above all, it must be simple and little and black.

I like to touch things. In my house I have a lot of velvet drapes and thick, lush couches.

No matter where its seed fell, it made a tree which struggled to reach the sky.

It grew in boarded-up lots and out of neglected rubbish heaps, and it was the only tree that grew out of cement. It grew lushly, but only in the tenements districts.... That was the kind of tree it was. It liked poor people.

Everybody wants to reach the top of the mountain, but there is no growth at the peak. It is in the valley that we slog through the lush grass and rich soil, learning and becoming what enables us to summit life's next peak.

The cheesecake was smooth and lush, with the personality of a warm and well-to-do uncle who knows a hundred dirty jokes and will die of sexual exertions in the arms of his mistress.

I'll live a lush life in some small dive.

Your seed has been covered with so many layers of culture, etiquitte, education, religion, country, that you have completely forgotten that you are here to grow, that you have become a lush green bush full of flowers, fragrance, dancing in the wind and in the rain and in the sun.

I like chords that are very lush with all the lush parts taken out.

Purple as tulips in May, mauve into lush velvet, purple as the stain blackberries leave on the lips, on the hands, the purple of ripe grapes sunlit and warm as flesh.

The mere pronunciation of the word luxurious feels lush, luxuriant.

We need to close every church in the land for one Sunday and cease listening to a man so we can hear the groan of the Spirit which we in our lush pews have forgotten.

The inspiration for my work comes from areas spanning the stark regions of Newfoundland to the lush and fertile valleys of the South. The landscapes offer me form; the people I've met in these places give them color.

Ann Sothern's dressing room...was unbelievably lush and beautiful. More elegant than many homes I've been in.

Nothing is so beautiful as spring -- when weeds, in wheels, shoot long and lovely and lush; Thrush's eggs look little low heavens, and thrush through the echoing timber does so rinse and wring the ear, it strikes like lightning to hear him sing.

Nothing is so beautiful as spring - when weeds, in wheels, shoot long and lovely and lush; Thrush's eggs look little low heavens, and thrush through the echoing timber does so rinse and wring the ear, it strikes like lightning to hear him sing.

I can remember the lush spring excitement of language in childhood.

Sitting in church, rolling it around my mouth like marbles--tabernacle and pharisee and parable, tresspass and Babylon and covenant.

If I'm a lush at anything, it's food and drink. I'm not materialistic in any way, but I value food.

If I didn't have children I might be more of a lush than I am.

I like booze. I struggle with smoking. And I'm a big swearer. I'm trying to rein it in but I do think it's a nice seasoning of language.

I have to say, I have an affinity for Bossanova.

It's very warm-sounding to me - lush and simple. I like that.

I talked to the record company about what I had in mind.

They said they wanted something lush. I figured the best thing to do was let them hear what I had in mind.

King Of The Dot is huge; battle rap is huge right now. My first battle that I went to was King Of The Dot - shout out to Lush One.

I like really sparse electronics, lush arrangements, and interesting chord structures.

How lush and lusty the grass looks! how green!

The lush green of the fields became a rich gold that swayed sturdily under the wind and fell at last before the hands of the reapers.

If it was true that moss did not have roots, and maternal love could grow spontaneously, as if from nothing, perhaps I had been wrong to believe myself unfit to raise my daughter. Perhaps the unattached, the unwanted, the unloved, could grow to give love as lushly as anyone else.

To me there is an intimate relationship between austerity and more lush aesthetics. They're two faces of the same coin.

A little Isadora Duncan and a little Butoh this was choreography and performing that was simultaneously both lush and spare.

Perhaps the unattached, the unwanted, the unloved, could grow to give love as lushly as anyone else.

When we came to America, the movies here needed a "new wave.

" European films looked totally different than American movies, which were these lush, glossy pictures with this elaborate production design.

Too many times you come across lyrics that sound like you've heard them before or you can't really relate to them. And I think that I write songs that sound fresh and sensual in kind of a layered, lush way. But I also think that they are real, and that's why I wanted to call the record 'Inside Out.'

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