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The Amen of nature is always a flower.

Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) American author and poet.

A morning glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.

Walt Whitman (1819-1892) American poet.

Flowers are as common in the country as people are in London.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.

The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly.

William Wordsworth (1770-1850) English Romantic poet.

To me the meanest flower that blows can give thoughts that do often lie too deep for tears.

William Wordsworth (1770-1850) English Romantic poet.


The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.

D. H. Lawrence (1885-1930) English writer.

Fair flowers are not left standing along the wayside long.

German proverb

One of the most attractive things about the flowers is their beautiful reserve.

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) American naturalist, poet and philosopher.

He does not care for flowers. Calls them rubbish, and cannot tell one from another, and thinks it is superior to feel like that.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

To create a little flower is the labor of ages.

William Blake (1757-1827) British poet and painter.