Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

Share your love of gardening with garden quotes. Find your favorite gardening quote from some of history's most famous gardeners -- who even share some interesting quotes about life as it applies to the garden.

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"I grow plants for many reasons: 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." -David Hobson

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are." -Alfred Austin

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"A garden requires patient labor and attention. Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions or to fulfill good intentions. They thrive because someone expended effort on them." -Liberty Hyde Bailey

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"The love of gardening is a seed once sown that never dies." -Gertrude Jekyll

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"Gardening is the art that uses flowers and plants as paint and the soil and sky as canvas." -Elizabeth Murray

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need." -Cicero

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"Everything that slows us down and forces patience, everything that sets us back into the slow circles of nature, is a help. Gardening is an instrument of grace." -May Sarton

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow." -Audrey Hepburn

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"Though an old man, I am but a young gardener." -Thomas Jefferson

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"A garden must combine the poetic and the mysterious with a feeling of serenity and joy." -Luis Barragan

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom." -Marcel Proust

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Garden Quotes

Garden Quotes

"Gardening always has been an art, essentially." -Robert Irwin

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