Flowers

#451337 Flowers

Gorgeous flowerets in the sunlight shining, Blossoms flaunting in the eye of day, Tremulous leaves, with soft and silver lining, Buds that open only to decay.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Flowers, Stanza 6. .

Flowers Quotes about loss
#451434 Flowers

In that dusk land of mystic dream Where dark Osiris sprung, It bloomed beside his sacred stream While yet the world was young; And every secret Nature told, Of golden wisdoms power, Is nestled still in every fold, Within the Lotos flower.William Winter, A Lotos Flower. .

Flowers Quotes about wisdom
#451422 Flowers

And the jasmine flower in her fair young breast, O the faint, sweet smell of that jasmine flower! And the one bird singing alone to his nest. And the one star over the tower.Owen Meredith Lord Lytton, Aux Italiens, Stanza 13. .

Flowers Quotes about sin
#451292 Flowers

Dear common flower, that growst beside the way, Fringing the dusty road with harmless gold, First pledge of blithesome May, Which children pluck, and, full of pride uphold.James Russell Lowell, To the Dandelion, st. 1. .

Flowers Quotes about children
#451293 Flowers

Sweet letters of the angel tongue, Ive loved ye long and well, And never have failed in your fragrance sweet To find some secret spell, , A charm that has bound me with witching power, For mine is the old belief, That midst your sweets and midst your bloom, Theres a soul in every leaf!M. M. Ballou, Flowers. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451294 Flowers

Take the flower from my breast, I pray thee, Take the flower, too, from out my tresses: And then go hence; for, see, the night is fair, The stars rejoice to watch thee on thy way.Third Poem in Bard of the Dimbovitza; Rumanian Folksongs. Collected by Helens Vacaresco. English by Carmen Sylva and Alma Strettell. Quoted by Galsworthy, on fly leaf of The Dark Flower. .

Flowers Quotes about men
#451295 Flowers

Third Poem in Bard of the Dimbovitza; Rumanian Folksongs. Collected by Helens Vacaresco. English by Carmen Sylva and Alma Strettell. Quoted by Galsworthy, on fly leaf of The Dark Flower. .

Flowers Quotes about men
#451296 Flowers

As for marigolds, poppies, hollyhocks, and valorous sunflowers, we shall never have a garden without them, both for their own sake, and for the sake of old-fashioned folks, who used to love them.Henry Ward Beecher, Star Papers, A Discourse of Flowers. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451297 Flowers

Flowers have an expression of countenance as much as men or animals. Some seem to smile; some have a sad expression; some are pensive and diffident; others again are plain, honest and upright, like, the broad-faced sunflower and the hollyhock.Henry Ward Beecher, Star Papers, A Discourse of Flowers. .

Flowers Quotes about war
#451298 Flowers

Flowers are Loves truest language; they betray, Like the divining rods of Magi old, Where precious wealth lies buried, not of gold, But love, strong love, that never can decay!Park Benjamin, Sonnet, Flowers, Loves Truest Language. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451299 Flowers

Thick on the woodland floor Gay company shall be, Primrose and Hyacinth And frail Anemone, Perennial Strawberry-bloom, Woodsorrels pencilled veil, Disheveld Willow-weed And Orchis purple and pale.Robert Bridges, Idle Flowers. .

Flowers Quotes about ya
#451300 Flowers

I have loved flowers that fade, Within whose magic tents Rich hues have marriage made With sweet unmemoried scents.Robert Bridges, Shorter Poems, Book n. 13. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451301 Flowers

Brazen helm of daffodillies, With a glitter toward the light. Purple violets for the mouth, Breathing perfumes west and south; And a sword of flashing lilies, Holden ready for the fight.Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Hector in the Garden. .

Flowers Quotes about war
#451302 Flowers

Ah, ah, Qytherea! Adonis is dead. She wept tear after tear, with the blood which was shed, , And both turned into flowers for the earths Her tears, to the wind-flower, his blood, to the rose.Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Lament for Adonis, Stanza 6. .

Flowers Quotes about art
#451303 Flowers

The flower-girls prayer to buy roses and pinks, Held out in the smoke, like stars by day.Elizabeth Barrett Browning, The Souls Travelling. .

Flowers Quotes about soul
#451304 Flowers

Yet heres eglantine, Heres ivy!, take them as I used to do Thy flowers, and keep them where they shall not pine. Instruct thine eyes to keep their colours true, And tell thy soul their roots are left in mine.Elizabeth Barrett Browning, translated from the Portuguese. XLIV. .

Flowers Quotes about soul
#451305 Flowers

The windflower and the violet, they perished long ago, And the brier-rose and the orchis died amid the summer glow; But on the hills the golden-rod, and the aster in the wood, And the yellow sunflower by the brook, in autumn beauty stood, Till fell the frost from the clear cold heaven, as falls the plague on men, And the brightness of their smile was gone, from upland glade and glen.William Cullen Bryant, Death of the Flowers. .

Flowers Quotes about death
#451306 Flowers

Where fall the tears of love the rose appears, And where the ground is bright with friendships tears, Forget-me-not, and violets, heavenly blue, Spring glittering with the cheerful drops like dew.William Cullen Bryant, translation of N. Millers Paradise of Tears. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451307 Flowers

Who that has loved knows not the tender tale Which flowers reveal, when lips are coy to tell?Edward Bulwer-Lytton, Corn Flowers. The First Violets, Book I, Stanza 1. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451308 Flowers

Mourn, little harebells, oer the lea; Ye stately foxgloves fair to see! Ye woodbines, hanging bonnilie In scented bowers! Ye roses on your thorny tree The first o flowrs.Robert Burns, Elegy on Capt. Matthew Henderson. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451309 Flowers

Now blooms the lily by the bank, The primrose down the brae; The hawthorns budding in the glen, And milkwhite is the slae.Robert Burns, Lament of Mary, Queen of Scots. .

Flowers Quotes about men
#451310 Flowers

The snowdrop and primrose our woodlands adorn, And violets bathe in the wet o the morn.Robert Burns, My Nannies Awa. .

Flowers Quotes about snow
#451311 Flowers

Rose, what is become of thy delicate hue? And where is the violets beautiful blue? Does aught of its sweetness the blossom beguile? That meadow, those daisies, why do they not smile?John Byrom, A Pastoral, Stanza 8. .

Flowers Quotes about loss
#451312 Flowers

Ye field flowers! the gardens eclipse you tis true: Yet wildings of nature, I dote upon you, For ye waft me to summers of old, When the earth teemd around me with fairy delight, And when daisies and buttercups gladden d my sight, Like treasures of silver and gold.Thomas Campbell, Field Flowers. .

Flowers Quotes about art
#451313 Flowers

The berries of the brier rose Have lost their rounded pride: The bitter-sweet chrysanthemums Are drooping heavy-eyed.Alice Cary, Faded Leaves. .

Flowers Quotes about pride
#451314 Flowers

I know not which I love the most, Nor which the comeliest shows, The timid, bashful violet Or the royal-hearted rose: The pansy in her purple dress, The pink with cheek of red, Or the faint, fair heliotrope, who hangs, Like a bashful maid her head.Phoebe Cary, Spring Flowers. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451315 Flowers

They know the time to go! The fairy clocks strike their inaudible hour In field and woodland, and each punctual flower Bows at the signal an obedient head And hastes to bed.Susan Coolidge, Time to Go. .

Flowers Quotes about time
#451316 Flowers

And all the meadows, wide unrolled, Were green and silver, green and gold, Where buttercups and daisies spun Their shining tissues in the sun.Julia C. R. Dorr, Unanswered. .

Flowers Quotes about sun
#451317 Flowers

The harebells nod as she passes by, The violet lifts its tender eye, The ferns bend her steps to greet, And the mosses creep to her dancing feet.Julia C. R. Dorr, Over the Wall. .

Flowers Quotes about dancing
#451318 Flowers

Up from the gardens floated the perfume Of roses and myrtle, in their perfect bloom.Julia C. R. Dorr, Vashtis Scroll, line 91. .

Flowers Quotes about perfect
#451319 Flowers

The rose is fragrant, but it fades in time: The violet sweet, but quickly past the prime* White lilies hang their heads, and soon decay, And white snow in minutes melts away.John Dryden, translation, from Theocritus. The Despairing Lover, line 57. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451320 Flowers

Why does the rose her grateful fragrance yield, And yellow cowslips paint the smiling field?John Gay, Panthea, line 71. .

Flowers Quotes about pain
#451321 Flowers

They speak of hope to the fainting heart, With a voice of promise they come and part, They sleep in dust through the wintry hours, They break forth in glory, bring flowers, bright flowers!Felicia Hemans, Bring Flowers. .

Flowers Quotes about hope
#451322 Flowers

Through the laburnums dropping gold Rose the light shaft of orient mould, And Europes violets, faintly sweet, Purpled the moss-beds at its feet.Felicia Hemans, Palm-Tree. .

Flowers Quotes about light
#451323 Flowers

Faire pledges of a fruitful tree Why do yee fall so fast? Your date is not so past But you may stay yet here awhile To blush and gently smile And go at last.Robert Herrick, To Blossoms. .

Flowers Quotes about loss
#451324 Flowers

The daisy is fair, the day-lily rare, The bud o the rose as sweet as its bonnie.James Hogg, Avid Joe Nicolsons Nannie. .

Flowers Quotes about sweet
#451325 Flowers

What are the flowers of Scotland, All others that excel? The lovely flowers of Scotland, All others that excel! The thistles purple bonnet, And bonny heather bell, Oh, theyre the flowers of Scotland. All others that excel!James Hogg, The Flowers of Scotland. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451326 Flowers

I remember, I remember The roses, red and white, The violets, and the lily-cups, Those flowers made of light! The lilacs, where the robin built, And where my brother set The laburnum on his birthday, , The tree is living yet.Thomas Hood, I Remember, I Remember. .

Flowers Quotes about living
#451327 Flowers

I may not to the world impart The secret of its power, But treasured in my inmost heart I keep my faded flower.Ellen C. Howarth, Tis but a Little Faded Flower. .

Flowers Quotes about war
#451328 Flowers

Tis but a little faded flower, But oh, how fondly dear! Twill bring me back one golden hour, Through many a weary year.Ellen C. Howarth, Tis but a Little Faded Flower. .

Flowers Quotes about war
#451329 Flowers

Growing ones own choice words and fancies In orange tubs, and beds of pansies; Ones sighs and passionate declarations, In odorous rhetoric of carnations.Leigh Hunt, Love-Letters Made of Flowers. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451330 Flowers

Roses, and pinks, and violets, to adorn The shrine of Flora in her early May.John Keats, Dedication to Leigh Hunt. .

Flowers Quotes about cat
#451331 Flowers

* * * the rose Blendeth its odor with the violet, Solution sweet.John Keats, Eve of St. Agnes, Stanza 36. .

Flowers Quotes about sweet
#451332 Flowers

And O and O, The daisies blow, And the primroses are wakend; And the violets white Sit in silver plight, And the green buds as long as the spike end.John Keats, in a letter to Haydon. .

Flowers Quotes about light
#451333 Flowers

Underneath large blue-bells tented Where the daisies are rose-scented, And the rose herself has got Perfume which on earth is not.John Keats, Ode, Bards of Passion and of Mirth. .

Flowers Quotes about art
#451334 Flowers

And the rose herself has got Perfume which on earth is not.John Keats, Ode, Bards of Passion and of Mirth. .

Flowers Quotes about art
#451335 Flowers

The loveliest flowers the closest cling to earth, And they first feel the sun: so violets blue; So the soft star-like primrose, drenched in dew , The happiest of Springs happy, fragrant birth.John Keble, Miscellaneous Poems. Spring Show. .

Flowers Quotes about love
#451336 Flowers

Spake full well, in language quaint and olden, One who dwelleth by the castled Rhine, When he called the flowers, so blue and golden, Stars, that in the earths firmament do shine.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Flowers, Stanza 1. .

Flowers Quotes about art
#451454 Flowers

At the head of Floras dance; Simple Snow-drop, then in thee All thy sister-train I see; Every brilliant bud that blows, From the blue-bell to the rose; All the beauties that appear, On the bosom of the Year, All that wreathe the locks of Spring, Summers ardent breath perfume, Or on the lap of Autumn bloom, All to thee their tribute bring.James Montgomery, Snow-Drop. .

Flowers Quotes about dance
#451418 Flowers

Death in the wood,— In the death-pale lips apart; Death in a whiteness that curdled the blood, Now black to the very heart: The wonder by her was formed Who stands supreme in power; To show that life by the spirit comes She gave us a soulless flower!Elaine Goodale, Indian Pipe, Stanza 4. .

Flowers Quotes about life

Share your thoughts on Flowers quotes with the community:

Maybe you are looking for Flowers quotes, Flowers sayings?

Home Social Quotes
101sharequotes.com
Authors
Topics
101sharequotes on Facebook
101sharequotes on Google+
Quotes
Motivational quotes
Inspirational quotes
Life quotes
Love quotes
Funny quotes
Success quotes
Friendship quotes
Data Science blog
Data Science news