Stretching his hand up to reach the stars, too often man forgets the flowers at his feet.

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At present, I am mainly observing the physical motion of mountains, water, trees and flowers. One is everywhere reminded of similar movements in the human body, of similar impulses of joy and suffering in plants.

By : Egon Schiele

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Let your children be as so many flowers, borrowed from God. If the flowers die or wither, thank God for a summer loan of them.

By : Samuel Rutherford

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It's so clear that you have to cherish everyone. I think that's what I get from these older black women, that every soul is to be cherished, that every flower Is to bloom.

By : Alice Walker

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In the midst of the fountain of wit there arises something bitter, which stings in the very flowers.

By : Lucretius

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Bamboo is not a weed, it's a flowering plant. Bamboo is a magnificent plant.

By : Steve Lacy

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Attend me, hold me in your muscular flowering arms, protect me from throwing any part of myself away.

By : Audre Lorde

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True education flowers at the point when delight falls in love with responsibility.

By : Philip Pullman

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What she did was to open our eyes to details of country life such as teaching us names of wild flowers and getting us to draw and paint and learn poetry.

By : Laurie Lee

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Since she got a cause and stopped being funny. I think she's real funny, but lately it's all been hearts and flowers and tears and saving teenagers and creating a role model. And that ain't funny. No giggles there.

By : Andy Richter

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For there is a sound reasoning upon all flowers. For flowers are peculiarly the poetry of Christ.

By : Christopher Smart

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The mare set off for home with the speed of a swallow, and going as smoothly and silently. I never had dreamed of such a motion, fluent and graceful, and ambient, soft as the breeze flitting over the flowers, but swift as the summer lightening.

By : Richard Blackmore

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If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom?

By : Khalil Gibran

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