It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.
- William Carlos Williams
Where flowers bloom so does hope.
- Lady Bird Johnson
The Amen! of Nature is always a flower.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes
I know of no other genus whose plants flower out-of-doors every day of the year.
I know of no other genus with one or more species coming into bloom or growth, peaking or going dormant at every season.
- Nancy Goodwin