Deep in their root, all flowers keep the light.
- Theodore Roethke
None can have a healthy love for flowers unless he loves the wild ones.
- Forbes Watson
Gather ye rose-buds while ye may,
Old Time is still aflying,
And this same flower that smiles today,
Tomorrow will be dying.
- Robert Herrick
There is that in the glance of a flower which may at times control the greatest of creation's braggart lords.
- John Muir