Quotations list about plum, apricot and cherries captions for Instagram citing David Duchovny, Sydney Smith and Mary McCarthy blossom sayings.

What are the best plum quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is plum!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity David Duchovny, Sydney Smith or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous plum quote.

Sometimes when I'm swimming, I think that maybe someday I'll put my red Speedo up for auction. Or maybe I'll donate it to the Smithsonian. They can stuff it with two plums and a gherkin and put it on display. — David Duchovny

All this class of pleasures inspires me with the same nausea as I feel at the sight of rich plum-cake or sweetmeats; I prefer the driest bread of common life. — Sydney Smith

I am putting real plums into an imaginary cake. — Mary McCarthy

Harvard takes perfectly good plums as students, and turns them into prunes. — Frank Lloyd Wright

What is more mortifying than to feel that you have missed the plum for want of courage to shake the tree? — Logan P. Smith

You can't evoke great spirits and eat plums at the same time. — George William Russell

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

It is easy to remove the mind from harping on the lost illusion of immortality. The disciplined intellect fears nothing and craves no sugar-plum at the day's end, but is content to accept life and serve society as best it may. — H. P. Lovecraft