A friend of ours has a hobby doing genealogy, and we found out that we were cousins in the ninth degree, that we had a common ancestor on the Mayflower.

By : Marion Zimmer Bradley 0 Likes          


Letting a hundred flowers blossom and a hundred schools of thought contend is the policy for promoting the progress of the arts and the sciences and a flourishing culture in our land.

By : Mao Zedong

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Waters are distilled out of Herbs, Flowers, Fruits, and Roots.

By : Nicholas Culpeper

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Their elegant shape, showy colours, and slow, sailing mode of flight, make them very attractive objects, and their numbers are so great that they form quite a feature in the physiognomy of the forest, compensating for the scarcity of flowers.

By : Henry Walter Bates

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I played around with the flowers and the lighting, so that was a good way to educate myself.

By : Robert Mapplethorpe

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Just living is not enough... one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.

By : Hans Christian Anderson

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Little deeds are like little seeds, they grow to flowers or to weeds.

By : Daniel D. Palmer

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Arranging a bowl of flowers in the morning can give a sense of quiet in a crowded day - like writing a poem or saying a prayer.

By : Anne Morrow Lindbergh

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Now I believe that lovers should be draped in flowers and laid entwined together on a bed of clover and left there to sleep, left there to dream of their happiness.

By : Conor Oberst

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Art is the unceasing effort to compete with the beauty of flowers - and never succeeding.

By : Gian Carlo Menotti

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One way or another, we all have to find what best fosters the flowering of our humanity in this contemporary life, and dedicate ourselves to that.

By : Joseph Campbell

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A woman should be like a single flower, not a whole bouquet.

By : Anna Held

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Nobody sees a flower really

By : Georgia O'Keeffe

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