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  1. 1. Quotes<br />From<br />The <br />Garden<br />
  2. 2. Plants give us oxygen <br />for the lungs <br />and for the soul.<br />Linda Solegato<br />
  3. 3. If you've never experienced the joy of accomplishing more than you can imagine, plant a garden.<br />Robert Brault<br />
  4. 4. Gardeners are more likely<br />to be organized and optimistic<br />than non-gardeners.<br />
  5. 5. The greatest gift<br />of the garden<br />is the restoration<br />of the five senses.<br />Hanna Rion<br />
  6. 6. Coffee.<br />Garden.<br />Coffee.<br />Does a <br />good morning<br />need anything else?<br />Betsy CanasGarmon<br />
  7. 7. The love of<br />gardening <br />is a seed <br />once sown<br />that never dies.<br />Gertrude Jekyll<br />
  8. 8. Don't wear perfume<br />in the garden, <br />unless you <br />want to be<br />pollinated by bees.<br />Anne Raver<br />
  9. 9. In joy<br />or sadness,<br />flowers are our<br />constant friends.<br />KozukoOkakura<br />
  10. 10. My garden of flowers is also<br />my garden of thoughts and dreams.<br />The thoughts grow as freely<br />as flowers, and the dreams<br />are as beautiful.<br />Abram L. Urban<br />
  11. 11. 20 minutes of<br />gardening a week<br />can boost mood<br />and reduce<br />mental distress.<br />
  12. 12. If you have<br />a garden<br />and a library,<br />you have<br />everything<br />you need.<br />Cicero<br />
  13. 13. Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers <br />where I can walk undisturbed.<br />Walt Whitman<br />
  14. 14. When planning for a year, plant corn. <br />When planning for a decade, plant trees. <br />When planning for life, train and educate people. <br />Chinese Proverb<br />
  15. 15. Gardeners have to be <br />a combined chemist,<br />botanist, and<br />meteorologist to<br />carry all such <br />information in one’s<br />head and be able to<br />send it forth when <br />visitors pose <br />embarrassing questions.<br />Dr. E.J. Salisbury<br />
  16. 16. Every flower is a soul<br />blossoming in nature.<br />Gerard de Nerval<br />
  17. 17. To be overcome <br />by the fragrance<br />of flowers<br />is a <br />delectable form<br />of defeat.<br />Beverly Nichols<br />
  18. 18. Gardens are a form of autobiography.<br />Sydney Eddison<br />
  19. 19. I cultivate<br />my garden,<br />and my garden<br />cultivates me.<br />Robert Brault<br />
  20. 20. Half the interest<br />of a garden <br />is the constant<br />exercise <br />of the<br />imagination.<br />Mrs. C.W. Earle<br />
  21. 21. All my hurts my garden spade can heal.<br />Ralph Waldo Emerson<br />
  22. 22. There can be no other<br />occupation like gardening,<br />if you were to creep up<br />behind someone at their work,<br />you would find them<br />smiling.<br />Mirabel Osler<br />
  23. 23. My green thumb<br />came only as a result<br />of the mistakes I made<br />while learning <br />to see things<br />from the plant's<br />point of view.<br />H. Fred Dale<br />
  24. 24. It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, <br />and the eyes will take care of themselves.<br />Robert Louis Stevenson<br />
  25. 25. Flowers really do <br />intoxicate me.<br />Vita Sackville-West<br />
  26. 26. You can bury a lot<br />of troubles <br />digging in the dirt.<br />Unknown<br />
  27. 27. If you pass by <br />the color purple in a field and don't notice it, <br />God gets real pissed off.<br />Alice Walker <br />
  28. 28. I have great faith in a seed.<br />Convince me that you <br />have a seed there, and <br />I am prepared to<br />expect wonders.<br />Henry David Thoreau<br />
  29. 29. Green fingers<br />are the<br />extension of<br />a verdant heart.<br />Russell Page<br />
  30. 30. One of the most delightful<br />things about a garden<br />is the anticipation <br />it provides.<br />W.E. Johns<br />
  31. 31. We can complain because rose bushes have thorns,<br />or rejoice because<br />the bushes have roses.<br />Abraham Lincoln<br />
  32. 32. Garden as if<br />you will live forever.<br />William Kent<br />
  33. 33. Flowers seem <br />intended for the <br />solace of<br />ordinary humanity.<br />John Ruskin<br />
  34. 34. Bread feeds the body,<br />indeed,<br />but flowers also feed the soul.<br />The Koran<br />
  35. 35. Without labor nothing prospers.<br />Sophocles<br />
  36. 36. When weeding, <br />the best way<br />to make sure <br />you are removing<br />a weed <br />and not a valuable plant<br /> is to pull on it. <br /> If it<br />comes out of <br />the ground easily,<br />it is a valuable plant.<br />Unknown<br />
  37. 37. 71% of gardeners<br />do not feel old,<br />compared with <br />57% of non-gardeners.<br />
  38. 38. Trees are your best antiques.<br />Alexander Smith<br />
  39. 39. ‘Tis my faith that every flower enjoys the air it breathes.<br />William Wordworth<br />
  40. 40. I will be the gladdest thing<br />Under the sun!<br />I will touch a hundred flowers<br />And not pick one.<br />Edna St. Vincent Millay<br />
  41. 41. Gardening is about enjoying<br />the smell of things, <br />growing in the soil, <br />getting dirty without feeling guilty, <br />and generally taking the time <br />to soak up a little <br />peace and serenity.<br />Lindley Karstens<br />
  42. 42. To dig one's own spade<br />into one's own earth!<br />Has life anything better<br />to offer than this?<br />Beverley Nichols<br />
  43. 43. Earth laughs <br />in flowers.<br />Ralph Waldo Emerson<br />
  44. 44. Apprentice yourself<br />to nature. <br />Not a day will pass<br />without her opening<br />a new and <br />wondrous world<br />of experience to<br />learn from <br />and enjoy.<br />Richard W. Langer<br />
  45. 45. Why try to explain miracles to your kids,<br />when you can just have them plant a garden.<br />Robert Brault<br />
  46. 46. How fair is a garden<br />amid the trials and<br />passions of existence.<br />Benjamin Disraeli<br />
  47. 47. What is a weed?<br />A weed is a plant whose <br />virtues have<br />not yet been<br />discovered.<br />Ralph Waldo Emerson<br />
  48. 48. I have never had so many<br />good ideas day after day<br />as when I worked <br />in the garden.<br />John Erskine<br />
  49. 49. Home gardening is the<br />healthiest and safest<br />form of gardening out <br />there today.<br />
  50. 50. My garden is<br />my favorite teacher.<br />Betsy CanasGarmon<br />
  51. 51. Gardeners, I think, <br />dream bigger dreams<br />than Emperor's.<br />Mary Cantwell<br />
  52. 52. It's difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts <br />while eating a homegrown tomato.<br />Lewis Grizzard<br />
  53. 53. No two gardens are the same.<br />No two days are the same in one garden.<br />Hugh Johnson<br />
  54. 54. The most noteworthy thing about gardeners is that they are always<br />optimistic, always enterprising and never satisfied. They always look<br />forward to doing something better than they have ever done before.<br />Vita Sackville-West<br />
  55. 55. I have found, through years of practice, that people garden in order to make <br />something grow; to interact with nature; to share, to find sanctuary, to heal, <br />to honor the earth, to leave a mark. Through gardening, we feel whole <br />as we make our personal work of art upon our land.<br />Julie MoirMesservy<br />
  56. 56. When gardeners garden, it is not just plants that grow, <br />but the gardeners themselves.<br />Ken Druse<br />
  57. 57. To pick a flower is so much more satisfying than just observing it, or photographing it ... So in later years, I have grown in my garden as many flowers as possible for children to pick. <br />Anne Scott-James <br />
  58. 58. Always try to grow in your garden some plant or plants out of<br />the ordinary, something your neighbors never attempted. For <br />you can receive no greater flattery than to have a gardener of <br />equal intelligence stand before your plant and ask, ‘What is that?’<br />Richardson Wright <br />
  59. 59. My garden is<br />my most beautiful<br />masterpiece.<br />Claude Monet<br />
  60. 60. Every garden is unique with a multitude of choices of soils, plants and themes. Finding your garden theme is as easy as seeing <br />what brings a smile to your face.<br />Teresa Watkins <br />