Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him.
Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.
A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him, that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men, and when he devotes himself helpfully to all life that is in need of help.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
Trees and plants always look like the people they live with, somehow.
I grow plants for many reasons: to please my eye or to please my soul, to challenge the elements or to challenge my patience, for novelty or for nostalgia, but mostly for the joy in seeing them grow.
If a tree dies, plant another in its place.
Every moment and every event of every man's life on earth plants something in his soul.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a harvest in the Autumn.
A person cannot love a plant after he has pruned it, then he has either done a poor job or is devoid of emotion.
I hold no preference among flowers, so long as they are wild, free, spontaneous.
The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is an example of the eternal seductiveness of life.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth.
Every true man, sir, who is a little above the level of the beasts and plants does not live for the sake of living, without knowing how to live; but he lives so as to give a meaning and a value of his own to life.
A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.
I was coming to realize that the real magician was light itself.