Jun 6, 2012

Favorite Garden and Flower Quotes

"One of the most attractive things about flowers is their beautiful reserve." ~ Henry David Thoreau

"Earth laughs in flowers." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Flowers are our greatest silent friends." ~ Jim Brown

"It is at the edge of a petal that love awaits." ~ William Carlos Williams

"In joy or sadness, flowers are our constant friends." ~ Kozuko Okakura

"A flowerless room is a soulless room, to my way of thinking; but even one solitary little vase of a living flower may redeem it." ~ Vita Sackville-West

"Bloom where you are planted." ~ Mary Engelbreit

"Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food, and medicine to the soul." ~ Luther Burbank

"I don't know whether nice people tend to grow roses, or growing roses makes people nice."
~ Roland A. Browne

"I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers." ~ Claude Monet

"Gardening has a magical quality when you are a child." ~ Barbara Damrosch

"A garden is a love song, a duet between a human being and Mother Nature." ~ Jeff Cox

"A garden is a friend you can visit anytime." ~ Author Unknown

"How lovely is the silence of growing things." ~ Author Unknown

"In search of my mother's garden, I found my own." ~ Alice Walker


  1. Nice Quotes and images.... Thank you so much for sharing such a nice quotes... I would like to share my favorite quotes "Friends are
    flowers in the garden of life.

  2. Thanks so much for commenting MQ ... Glad you enjoyed the quotes and accompanied flower photography of mine. Love your quote too ... Thanks for sharing!

  3. These are all such beautiful quotes! I think my favourite of these is "Earth laughs in flowers." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson :-) x

  4. Hi Cassandra, thanks so very much for commenting on my flower photography blog and floral quotes - I also like that quote a lot and it is indeed one of my favorites! Happy Wednesday, Juergen