Flowers Quotes

I’d be a butterfly born in a bower,Where roses and lilies and violets meet.

Thomas Haynes Bayly

Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made, and forgot to put a soul into.

Henry Beecher

The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers.

Basho

To be overcome by the fragrance of flowers is a delectable form of defeat.

Beverly Nichols

Flowers are without hope. Because hope is tomorrow and flowers have no tomorrow.

Antonio Porchia

Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers where I can walk undisturbed.

Walt Whitman

The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is an example of the eternal seductiveness of life.

Jean Giraudoux

I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers.

Claude Monet

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

When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other.

Chinese Proverb

Where flowers bloom so does hope.

Lady Bird Johnson

A weed is but an unloved flower.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

A weed is no more than a flower in disguise, Which is seen through at once, if love give a man eyes.

James Russell Lowell

A woman should be like a single flower, not a whole bouquet.

Anna Held

Happiness held is the seed; Happiness shared is the flower.

John Harrigan

Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty out-values all the utilities of the world.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

All the flowers of tomorrow are in the seeds of yesterday

Proverb

Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.

Theodore Roethke

A young bride is like a plucked flower; but a guilty wife is like a flower that had been walked over.

Honore de Balzac

Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and lilies for instance.

John Ruskin

You know the wild flowers suit your hair: Place hands full of the purple bloom Of loosestrife, glad of such soft doom, And tender-toned narcissus there

Edward Neville da Costa Andrade

Now the leaves are falling fast, Nurse's flowers will not last; Nurses to their graves are gone, And the prams go rolling on.

Wystan Hugh Auden

A good name is like a precious ointment; it filleth all around about, and will not easily away; for the odors of ointments are more durable than those of flowers.

Francis Bacon

Thats the trouble. all i wanted was a tumble in the hay. oh, boy, i said. ill bet that cute thing is fun and games. what he doesn't know about the birds and the bees and the flowers and the trees, i can sure teach him

Alice Borchardt

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Updated On : March 02, 2014
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