Fruit Quotes

Whatever I am offered in devotion with a pure heart - a leaf, a flower, fruit, or water - I accept with joy.

Bhagavad Gita

Words are like leaves, and where they most abound, Much fruit of sense beneath is rarely found

Alexander Pope

Knowledge tells us that a tomato is a fruit; wisdom prevents us from putting it into a fruit salad.

Miles Kington

He that climbs the tall tree has won right to the fruit, He that leaps the wide gulf should prevail in his suit.

Walter Scott

Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity

Democritus

Do not be afraid to go out on a limb ... That's where the fruit is.

Unknown

The tree of revenge does not carry fruit

Dutch Proverb

In teaching you cannot see the fruit of a day's work. It is invisible and remains so, maybe for twenty years.

Jacques Barzun

In plucking the fruit of memory one runs the risk of spoiling its bloom.

Joseph Conrad

Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit

Socrates

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

Jane Grigson

Avoid fruit and nuts. You are what you eat.

Jim Davis

A fruit is a vegetable with looks and money. Plus, if you let fruit rot, it turns into wine, something Brussels sprouts never do.

P.J. O'Rourke

Vegetables are the food of the earth; fruit seems more the food of the heavens

Sepal Felicivant

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.

Jinjee and Storm Talifero

What is a child, monsieur, but the image of two beings, the fruit of two sentiments spontaneously blended?

Honor de Balzac

The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.

Aristotle

Most people wait until everything is just right before they do anything. They refuse to go out on a limb where the fruit is. They refuse to bet on themselves.

Zig Ziglar

PALM, n. A species of tree having several varieties, of which the familiar "itching palm" (_Palma hominis_) is most widely distributed and sedulously cultivated. This noble vegetable exudes a kind of invisible gum, which may be detected by applying to the bark a piece of gold or silver. The metal will adhere with remarkable tenacity. The fruit of the itching palm is so bitter and unsatisfying that a considerable percentage of it is sometimes given away in what are known as "benefactions.

Ambrose Bierce

Loyal and efficient work in a great cause, even though it may not be immediately recognized, ultimately bears fruit

Jawaharlal Nehru

Envy, like the worm, never runs but to the fairest fruit; like a cunning bloodhound, it singles out the fattest deer in the flock. Abraham's riches were the Philistines' envy; and Jacob's blessing bred Esau's hatred.

J. Beaumont

As the soil, however rich it may be, cannot be productive without cultivation, so the mind without culture can never produce good fruit.

Seneca

The difference between Los Angeles and yogurt is that yogurt comes with less fruit.

Rush Limbaugh

But the fruit that can fall without shaking Indeed is too mellow for me

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

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