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
Thou cannot stir a flower
Without troubling a star.
- Francis Thompson
Let us open our leaves like a flower, and be passive and receptive.
- John Keats
This old world that we're livin' in is might hard to beat.
You get a thorn with every rose But - ain't the roses sweet?
- Frank Stanton