I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.
- Emma Goldman
There's rosemary, that's for remembrance--pray you love, remember. And there is pansies, that's for thoughts.
- William Shakespeare
Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless, peacocks and lilies for instance.
- John Ruskin
To analyze the charms of flowers is like dissecting music,
it is one of those things which it is far better to enjoy,
than to attempt to fully understand.
- Henry T. Tuckerman