Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.
God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees, and flowers, and clouds, and stars.
God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence. We need silence to be able to touch souls.
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
For man, as for flower and beast and bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly, most perfectly alive.
A weed is no more than a flower in disguise.
The Flower of My Secret is definitely more based in true emotions. I also wanted to make something more realistic, but not naturalistic or simple.
There is no road of flowers leading to glory.
I couldn't have found a better man than Brad. He still opens doors for me and brings me flowers. He's the sweetest goofball on the planet.
When a baby comes you can smell two things: the smell of flesh, which smells like chicken soup, and the smell of lilies, the flower of another garden, the spiritual garden.
I want it said of me by those who knew me best, that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
The ballet is a purely female thing; it is a woman, a garden of beautiful flowers, and man is the gardener.
There are always flowers for those who want to see them.
The smallest flower is a thought, a life answering to some feature of the Great Whole, of whom they have a persistent intuition.