Let us open our leaves like a flower, and be passive and receptive.
- John Keats
A rose is a rose is a rose.
- Gertrude Stein
When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other.
- Chinese Proverb
Can we conceive what humanity would be if it did not know the flowers?
- Maurice Maeterlinck