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Flowers Quotes

Deep in their roots all flowers keep the light.

Author: Theodore Roethke (1908-1963)

Profession: American Poet

Keep not your roses for my dead, cold brow the way is lonely, let me feel them now.

Author: Arabella Smith


We trample grass, and prize the flowers of May; yet the grass is green when the flower fades away.

Author: R. Southwell


The silence of a flower: a kind of silence which we continually evade, of which we find only the shadow in dreams.

Author: Lewis Thompson


One of the most attractive things about the flowers is their beautiful reserve.

Author: Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

Profession: American Essayist, Poet, Naturalist

He does not care for flowers. Calls them rubbish, and cannot tell one from another, and thinks it is superior to feel like that.

Author: Mark Twain (1835-1910)

Profession: American Humorist, Writer

A morning glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.

Author: Walt Whitman (1819-1892)

Profession: American Poet

Flowers are as common in the country as people are in London.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit

The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly.

Author: William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

Profession: British Poet

To me the meanest flower that blows can give thoughts that do often lie too deep for tears.

Author: William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

Profession: British Poet