A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
- Walt Whitman
Stop to smell the roses
- Thom Bodebt
just two yellow daffodils, the first to bloom
- L.A. Davidson
He who is born with a silver spoon in his mouth is generally considered a fortunate person,
but his good fortune is small compared to that of the happy mortal who enters this world with a passion for flowers in his soul.
- Celia Thaxter