If thou canst but thither,
There grows the flower of Peace,
The rose that cannot wither,
Thy fortress and thy ease.
- Henry Vaughn
Every gardener knows that under the cloak of winter lies a miracle ...
a seed waiting to sprout, a bulb opening to the light, a bud straining to unfurl.
And the anticipation nurtures our dream.
- Barbara Winkler
The Amen! of Nature is always a flower.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes
Isn't it odd that flowers are the reproductive organs of the plants they grow on?
- Logan Pearsall Smith