Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns.
I am thankful that thorns have roses.
- Alphonse Karr
Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
- Rose Franken
To be overcome by the fragrance of flowers is a delectable form of defeat.
- Beverly Nichols
God loved the flowers and invented soil. Man loved the flowers and invented vases.
- Variation of a saying by Jacques Deval