Gardening Related Quotes



The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly.

William Wordsworth

#Flower #Gardening #Shy #Smells #Sweetest


It is a good idea to be alone in a garden at dawn or dark so that all its shy presences may haunt you and possess you in a reverie of suspended thought.

James Douglas

#Dark #Garden #Gardening #Good #Good Idea #Haunt #One


I'm not surfing much anymore, but I love hiking and gardening, and I'm always wearing a hat and sunblock.

Carolyn Murphy

#Gardening #Hat #Hiking #Love #Wearing


Somebody informed me recently that the key to every art, from writing to gardening to sculpture, is creativity. I beg to differ.

Roy Blount, Jr.

#Art #Creativity #Gardening #Key #Recently


Gardening gloves are for sissies. I always have dirt under my nails.

Hilarie Burton

#Dirt #Gardening #Gloves #Nails


A garden requires patient labor and attention. Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions or to fulfill good intentions. They thrive because someone expended effort on them.

Liberty Hyde Bailey

#Ambition #Ambitions #Attention #Effort #Gardening #Good #Good Intentions #Intentions #Thrive


Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

#Care #Flower #Flowers #Garden #Gardening #Gardens #Marriages #Reflection #Remember


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Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are.

Alfred Austin

#Garden #Gardening #Shall #You And Me


I have to keep up with the scientific literature as part of my job, but increasingly I found myself reading things that weren't really relevant to my academic work, but were relevant to gardening.

Ken Thompson

#Gardening #Literature #Reading #Work