quote by Matsuo Basho

Mountain-rose petals Falling, falling, falling now... Waterfall music

— Matsuo Basho

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Rose petals quote We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.

Slow buds the pink dawn like a rose From out night's gray and cloudy sheath;

Softly and still it grows and grows, Petal by petal, leaf by leaf.

Slow buds the pink dawn like a rose From out night's gray and cloudy sheath;

Softly and still it grows and grows, Petal by petal, leaf by leaf.

Rose petals quote We wouldn't ask why a rose that grew from the concrete for having damaged petals

We wouldn't ask why a rose that grew from the concrete for having damaged petals, in turn, we would celebrate its tenacity, we would all love its will to reach the sun, well, we are the roses, this is the concrete and these are my damaged petals, don't ask me why, thank god, and ask me how.

Somewhere the sense makes copper roses steel roses — The rose carried weight of love but love is at an end — of roses It is at the edge of the petal that love waits.

It's like if you plant something in the concrete and if it grow and the rose petal got all kinds of scratches and marks, you ain't gonna say, 'Damn, look at all the scratches and marks on the rose that grew from the concrete.' You're gonna be like, 'Damn, a rose grew from the concrete?'

My tears are like the quiet drift of petals from some magic rose;

and all my grief flows from the rift of unremembered skies and snows. I think that if I touched the earth, it would crumble; it is so sad and beautiful, so tremulously like a dream.

Rose petals quote Why does a rose represent Love ...when a rose always dies ?

Why does a rose represent Love ...when a rose always dies ?

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A rose dreams of enjoying the company of bees, but none appears.

The sun asks: “Aren’t you tired of waiting?” “Yes,” answers the rose, “but if I close my petals, I will wither and die.

Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.

As flowerlets drooped and puckered in the night turn up to the returning sun and spread their petals wide on his new warmth and light-just so my wilted spirits rose again and such a heat of zeal surged through my veins that I was born anew.

Rose petals quote Because they were roses and I was just a dendelion

Because they were roses and I was just a dendelion

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And the marvellous rose became crimson, like the rose of the eastern sky.

Crimson was the girdle of petals, and crimson as a ruby was the heart

Valentine's Day money-saving tip: Break up on February 13th, get back together on the 15th.

Once a blooming red rose, full of streaming life in its veins.

Now a wilting black petal rupturing with death and pain.

Rose petals quote A fitness journey is like grabbing a rose from a thorn bush with your bare hands

A fitness journey is like grabbing a rose from a thorn bush with your bare hands; You might feel pain, but that will be nothing in comparison to the joy of reaching your goal.

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Friendship is like a rose. . . opening one petal at a time, only as it unfolds. . . day by day it reveals its true beauty.

Every moment of this strange and lovely life from dawn to dusk, is a miracle.

Somewhere, always a rose is opening its petals to the dawn. Somewhere, always, a flower is fading in the dusk.

It has been well said that an author who expects results from a first novel is in a position similar to that of a man who drops a rose petal down the Grand Canyon of Arizona and listens for the echo.

Rose petals quote Come out here where the roses have opened. Let soul and world meet.

Come out here where the roses have opened. Let soul and world meet.

Her body was wrapped in shadows like moth wings, like rose-petals.

Even when you tear its petals off one after another, the rose keeps laughing and doesn’t bend in pain. “Why should I be afflicted because of a thorn? It is the thorn which taught me how to laugh.” Whatever you lost through fate, be certain that it saved you from pain.

There is sweet music here that softer falls Than petals from blown roses on the grass.

Rose petals quote Love is like roses. It blooms one season and dies next.

Love is like roses. It blooms one season and dies next.

Our eyes reflect light. Better that the lips are more like a rose petal.

Valentine's Day money-saving tips: Break up on February 13th, get back together on the 15th. In place of bubble bath, use lavender-scented dish-washing liquid. Forget rose petals. Sprinkle the bed with sliced beets!

When I was in junior high I read a lot of Danielle Steele.

So I always assumed that the day I got engaged I'd be naked, covered in rose petals, and sleeping with the brother of the man who'd kidnapped me.

The things that brought me the most comfort now were too small to list.

Raspberries in cream. Sparrows with cocked heads. Shadows of bare limbs making for sidewalk filigrees. Roses past their prime with their petals loose about them. The shouts of children at play in the neighborhood, Ginger Rogers on the black-and-white screen.

Whenever the world throws rose petals at you, which thrill and seduce the ego, beware.

we wouldn't ask why a rose that grew from the concrete for having damaged petals, in turn, we would all celebrate its tenacity, we would all love its will to reach the sun, well, we are the roses, this is the concrete and these are my damaged petals, dont ask me why, thank god, and ask me how

Dead fields under a November sky, scattered rose petals brown and turning up at the edges, empty pools scummed with algae, rot, decomposition, dust.

A book should be a garden that fits in the hands.

Word-petals of color. Stems of strength. roots of truth. Turn a page and turn the seasons. Read the sentence and enjoy the roses.

When wine drinkers tell me they taste notes of cherries, tobacco and rose petals, usually all I can detect is a whole lot of jackass.

Song like a rose should be; Each rhyme a petal sweet; For fragrance, melody, That when her lips repeat The words, her heart may know What secret makes them so. Love, only Love.

The rose petal floats on water. The kingfisher flashes above the pond. Life and beauty swirl in the midst of death.

Salt is added to dried rose petals with the perfume and spices, when we store them away in covered jars, the summers of our past.

if there are any heavens my mother will(all by herself)haveone.

It will not be a pansy heaven ora fragile heaven of lilies-of-the-valley butit will be a heaven of blackred rosesmy father will be(deep like a rosetall like a rose)standing near myswaying over her(silent)with eyes which are really petals and seenothing with the face of a poet really whichis a flower and not a face withhandswhich whisperThis is my beloved my(suddenly in sunlighthe will bow,and the whole garden will bow)

Writing a book of poetry is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.

The streets weren't paved with gold and Rose petals [when I was young].

"Do I have a horn to sell this month to pay my rent, or what am I going to do?" It was what it was.

I watched American TV shows: Starsky & Hutch, Dallas, Rockford Files, Bonanza.

And for many summers growing up, I worked on my aunt and uncle's farm in East Anglia. Down the street was an American cemetery for the Second World War, and every Memorial Day an American bomber would fly over that cemetery and drop rose petals.

However, after the assassination of Salman Taseer, the killer of Salman Taseer was welcomed by the religious fanatics. And they showered rose petals on him and declared him a hero of Islam. That is a matter of concern for every peace-loving citizen of Pakistan because terrorists and killers should not be given this type of encouragement. And this is encouragement for other people to take lives with their own hands and kill innocent people.

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