The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
In teaching you cannot see the fruit of a day's work. It is invisible and remains so, maybe for twenty years.
The tree of revenge does not carry fruit
A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
The sending forth of authorized persons beyond the borders of the New Testament church and her immediate gospel influence to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ in gospel-destitute areas, to win converts from other faiths or non-faiths to Jesus Christ, and to establish functioning, multiplying local congregations who will bear the fruit of Christianity in that community and to that country.
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
Make books your companions; let your bookshelves be your gardens; bask in their beauty, gather their fruit, pluck their roses, take their spices and myrrh.
Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within the reach of every hand.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
As the soil, however rich it may be, cannot be productive without cultivation, so the mind without culture can never produce good fruit.
Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
If the family were a fruit, it would be an orange, a circle of sections, held together but separable - each segment distinct.
Youth is the first victim of war; the first fruit of peace. It takes 20 years or more of peace to make a man; it takes only 20 seconds of war to destroy him.
Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually
The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.
Then bless thy secret growth, nor catch At noise, but thrive unseen and dumb; Keep clean, be as fruit, earn life, and watch, Till the white-wing'd reapers come.
Native ability without education is like a tree without fruit
Loyal and efficient work in a great cause, even though it may not be immediately recognized, ultimately bears fruit
Abundance ~ An endless supply of water, trees heavily laden with fruit, a sun that shines every day, seasons in their never-ending cycle, a constant supply of air, an infinite wellspring of love, so many people to share with, an eternal cascade of imagination and creativity, unlimited lessons and growth, much valuable work to do, limitless potential for expanding and opening our hearts, unending forests to wander, evermore books to read and write, a vast mind of thoughts to explore, overflowing goodness, exponential wonder, overwhelming mercy, ~ a copious abundance of abundance to ponder.
Vegetables are the food of the earth; fruit seems more the food of the heavens
A fruit is a vegetable with looks and money. Plus, if you let fruit rot, it turns into wine, something Brussels sprouts never do.
Avoid fruit and nuts. You are what you eat.
This special feeling towards fruit, its glory and abundance, is I would say universal.... We respond to strawberry fields or cherry orchards with a delight that a cabbage patch or even an elegant vegetable garden cannot provoke
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity