The 37 Best Quotes about flowers
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37 of the best book quotes about flowers
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“Don’t wait until people are dead to give them flowers.”
Sean Covey
author
Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens
book
death
flowers
humor
kindness
gifts
teenagers
concepts
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“stay strong through your pain grow flowers from it you have helped me grow flowers out of mine so bloom beautifully dangerously loudly bloom softly however you need just bloom”
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“Do you think amethysts can be the souls of good violets?”
Anne Shirley
character
gems
souls
flowers
concepts
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“Your face, my thane, is as a book where men May read strange matters. To beguile the time, Look like the time; bear welcome in your eye, Your hand, your tongue: look like the innocent flower, But be the serpent under’t.”
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“It was a disappointment that all men know —the artist most of all. The disappointment of reaching for the flower and having it fade the moment your fingers touch it.”
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“I am Beloved and she is mine. I see her take flowers away from leaves she puts them in a round basket the leaves are not for her she fills the basket she opens the grass I would help her but the clouds are in the way how can I say things that are pictures I am not separate from her there is no place where I stop her face is my own and I want to be there in the place where her face is and to be looking at it too a hot thing”
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“She sets down the bucket and undoes the latch. For a few seconds, all she does is breathe in the scent of the flowers, and then she turns to me and, without a word, kisses me. When she pulls away, she says, ‘No more winter at all. Finch, you brought me spring.’”
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“Nothing my Father and I have made is ever wasted,” he said quietly, “and the little wild flowers have a wonderful lesson to teach.”
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“If God had amused himself inventing the lilies of the field, he surely knocked His own socks off with the African parasites.”
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“The flower whisperer who made everyone and everything around her bloom. Her light is still with us, growing love across the universe.”
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“No youths have sung the marriage song for me, My bridal bed No maids have strewn with flowers from the lea, ‘Tis Death I wed.”
Sophocles
author
Antigone
character
death
marriage
flowers
concepts
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“When in April the sweet showers fall And pierce the drought of March to the root, and all The veins are bathed in liquor of such power As brings about the engendering of the flower”
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“There was something rather blousy about roses in full bloom, something shallow and raucous, like women with untidy hair”
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“Perfume is the soul of the flower, and sea-flowers have no soul.”
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“That’s a hibiscus, isn’t it, Aunty? ”
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A friend is like a flower, a rose to be exact, or maybe like a brand new gate that never comes unlatched. ”
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“P.S. please if you get a chanse put some flowrs on Algernons grave in the bak yard.”
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“They smell like licorice! And cheese!”
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“They’ll take us down fast to the Birthday Flower Jungle. The best-sniffing flowers that anyone grows we have grown to be sniffed by your own private nose.”
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“Once I spoke the language of the flowers, Once I understood each word the caterpillar said, Once I smiled in secret at the gossip of the starlings, And shared a conversation with the housefly in my bed. Once I heard and answered all the questions of the crickets, And joined the crying of each falling dying flake of snow, Once I spoke the language of the flowers. . . . How did it go? How did it go?”
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“Did u hear about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete Proving nature’s laws wrong, it learned 2 walk without having feet Funny, it seems but by keeping its dreams it learned 2 breathe fresh air Long live the rose that grew from concrete when no one else even cared.”
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“I have looked upon all that the universe has to hold of horror, and even the skies of spring and the flowers of summer must ever afterward be poison to me.”
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“As the bee collects nectar and departs without injuring the flower, or its colour or scent, so let a sage dwell in his village.”
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“Flowers will die, the sun will set, but you are a friend, I won’t forget. Your name is so precious, it will never grow old. Its engraved in my heart, in letters of gold.”
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“Once in the middle of the day, in the open country, just as the sun beat most fiercely against the old plated lanterns, a bared hand passed beneath the small blinds of yellow canvas, and threw out some scraps of paper that scattered in the wind, and farther off lighted like white butterflies on a field of red clover all in bloom.”
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“On the third of June, at a minute past two, where once was a person, a flower now grew... The world was much crueler an hour ago. I’m glad someone decided to give flowers a go.”
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“What’s in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.”
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“Say she rail; why, I’ll tell her plain She sings as sweetly as a nightingale. Say that she frown; I’ll say she looks as clear As morning roses newly wash’d with dew. Say she be mute and will not speak a word; Then I’ll commend her volubility, and say she uttereth piercing eloquence.”
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“Flowers are made to bloom in the sun and not to be shut up in an apron.”
Heidi
book
flowers
concept
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“O how beautiful, look at the crimson snow! And up there on the rocks there are ever so many roses!”
Heidi
book
snow
flowers
nature
concepts
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“Her smile put the sunflower to shame.”
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“Geric,” she called. He turned back around. “What kind of flowers were they?” “I don’t rightly know,” he said. He made faltering gestures with his hands, forming their size and shape from the air. “They were yellow, and smallish, and had lots of petals.” “Thank you,” she said. “They were beautiful.”
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“If a kiss could be seen I think it would look like a violet.”
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“Time is against her, but she takes some of it anyway, carefully selecting Daisy-brand pumps with a blue leather flower on a clear plastic throat, as if the choice is of utmost importance. And it is. The Daisys will be the insurgency she brings off tonight, and every night.”
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“Is the plant complete when it flowers? When it goes to seed? When the seeds sprout? When everything turns into compost?”
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“At breakfast that morning I had been struck by the lively dissonance of its colours. But that was no longer the point. I was not looking now at an unusual flower arrangement. I was seeing what Adam had seen on the morning of his creation - the miracle, moment by moment, of naked existence.”
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“For Monet, on this occasion, water lilies were the measure of water lilies; and so he painted them.”

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