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
Don't try to force anything.
Let life be a deep let-go.
See [God/Spirit/All That Is] opening millions of flowers
every day without forcing the buds.
- Bhagwan Shree Rayneesh
Deep in their root, all flowers keep the light.
- Theodore Roethke
We can complain because rose bushes have thorns,
or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.
- Abraham Lincoln