“A flower blossoms for its own joy.”
― Oscar Wilde
One thing we can never get enough of is love. And one thing we can never give enough is love.
– Henry Miller
Nobody sees a flower really; it is so small. We haven’t time, and to see takes time – like to have a friend takes time – Georgia O’Keeffe
“when we look up, it widens our horizons. we see what a little speck we are in the universe, so insignificant, and we all take ourselves so seriously, but in the sky, there are no boundaries. No differences of caste or religion or race.”
― Julia Gregson, East of the Sun
“Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.”
– Henry Van Dyke
“Handle a book as a bee does a flower, extract its sweetness but do not damage it.”
― John Muir
Old age: the crown of life, our play’s last act.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero