Earth laughs in flowers.
We trample grass, and prize the flowers of May; yet the grass is green when the flower fades away.
Flowers are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty out-values all the utilities of the world.
The silence of a flower: a kind of silence which we continually evade, of which we find only the shadow in dreams.
Flowers are restful to look at. They have neither emotions nor conflicts.
One of the most attractive things about the flowers is their beautiful reserve.
The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is the example of the eternal seductiveness of life.
He does not care for flowers. Calls them rubbish, and cannot tell one from another, and thinks it is superior to feel like that.
The Amen of nature is always a flower.
A morning glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.
Flowers are as common in the country as people are in London.