Who would have thought it possible that a tiny little flower could preoccupy a person so completely that there simply wasn't room for any other thought....
- Sophie Scholl
The greatest service which can be rendered any country is to add a useful plant to its culture.
- Thomas Jefferson
In the cherry blossom's shade
there's no such thing
as a stranger.
In joy or sadness, flowers are our constant friends.
- Kozuko Okakura