Famous Quotes & Quotations About Flowers:
A flower's appeal is in its contradictions - so delicate in form yet strong in fragrance, so small in size yet big in beauty, so short in life yet long on effect.
~ Adabella Radici.
A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
~ Walt Whitman.
A profusion of pink roses bending ragged in the rain speaks to me of all gentleness and its enduring.
~ The Collected Later Poems of William Carlos Williams.
By plucking her petals, you do not gather the beauty of the flower.
~ Rabindranath Tagore.
Joy is a flower that blooms when you do.
~ Author Unknown.
Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair...
~ Susan Polis Shutz.
Look at us, said the violets blooming at her feet, all last winter we slept in the seeming death but at the right time God awakened us, and here we are to comfort you.
~ Edward Payson Rod.
Can we conceive what humanity would be if it did not know the flowers?
~ Maurice Maeterlinck.
Earth laughs in flowers.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson, Hamatreya.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1844.
Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made, and forgot to put a soul into.
~ Henry Beecher Quotes, Life Thoughts, 1858.
Flowers are without hope. Because hope is tomorrow and flowers have no tomorrow.
~ Antonio Porchia Quotes, Voces, 1943.
For myself I hold no preferences among flowers, so long as they are wild, free, spontaneous. Bricks to all greenhouses! Black thumb and cutworm to the potted plant!
~ Edward Abbey.
Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers where I can walk undisturbed.
~ Walt Whitman.
God loved the flowers and invented soil. Man loved the flowers and invented vases.
~ Unknown Author.
Have you ever seen a flower down
Sometimes angels skip around
And in their blissful state of glee
Bump into a daisy or sweet pea.
~ Jessi Lane Adams.
How can one help shivering with delight when one's hot fingers close around the stem of a live flower, cool from the shade and stiff with newborn vigor!
I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers.
~ Claude Monet.
The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers.
The violets in the mountains have broken the rocks.
~ Tennessee Williams.
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