Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
- Rose Franken
In Italian, a beautiful lady,
In English a deadly poison.
- Ambrose Bierce
To pick a flower is so much more satisfying than just observing it, or photographing it...
So in later years, I have grown in my garden as many flowers as possible for children to pick.
- Anne Scott-James
A flowerless room is a soulless room, to my way of thinking.
but even on solitary little vase of a living flower may redeem it.
- Vita Sackville-West