If you've never been thrilled to the very edges of your soul by a flower in spring bloom, maybe your soul has never been in bloom. ~Terri Guillemets
The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is an example of the eternal seductiveness of life. ~Jean Giraudoux
You can't be suspicious of a tree, or accuse a bird or a squirrel of subversion or challenge the ideology of a violet. ~Hal Borland
Flowers seem intended for the solace of ordinary humanity. ~John Ruskin
For myself I hold no preferences among flowers, so long as they are wild, free, spontaneous. ~Edward Abbey
Earth laughs in flowers. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
I will be the gladdest thing
Under the sun!
I will touch a hundred flowers
And not pick one.
~Edna St. Vincent Millay
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
The flowers of late winter and early spring occupy places in our hearts well out of proportion to their size. ~Gertrude S. Wister
Bread feeds the body, indeed, but flowers feed also the soul. ~The Koran