Quotations: Flowers

When love came first to Earth,
the Spring spread rose-beds to receive him.
- Thomas Campbell, Scottish poet (1777-1844)
Flowers are the beautiful hieroglyphics of nature by which she indicates how much she loves us.
- Johann Von Goerthe, German poet (1749-1832)
A flower is the most eligible object in the world.
- Unknown
To be overcome by the fragrance of flowers is a delectable form of defeat.
- Beverly Nichols, English writer
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
- Victor Hugo, French novelist
If I had known sooner that flowers could be sent,
My own true love might not have went.
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It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.
- William Carlos Williams, American poet
Flowers leave some of their fragrance in the hand that bestows them.
- Chinese Proverb
True friendship is like a rose: we don't realize its beauty until it fades.
- Evelyn Loeb
Happiness is to hold flowers in both hands.
-Japanese Proverbs
When words escape, flowers speak.
- Bruce W. Currie
The first flower that blossomed on this earth was an invitation to an unborn song.
- Rabindanath Tagore, Hindu poet
My love is like a red, red rose that's newly sprung in June.
- Robert Burns, Scottish poet
Flowers are works of art created by Nature for our pleasure.
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