71 Astonishing Gardening Quotes By Famous People


“The Greatest Gift Of Garden Is The Restoration Of The Five Senses”. – Hanna Rion

“The Most Noteworthy Thing About Gardeners Is That They Are Always Optimistic, Always Enterprising & Never Satisfied. They Always Look Forward To Doing Something Better Than They Have Ever Done Before” – Vita Sackville

“Who Would Have Thought It Is Possible That A Tiny little flower could preoccupy a person so completely that there simply wasn’t room for any other thought.” – Sophie Scholl

One who plants a garden, plants happiness – Chinese Proverb

In joy or sadness, flowers are our constant friends. – Kozuko Okakura

Flowers leave some of their fragrance in the hand that bestows them. – Chinese Proverb

No shade tree? Blame not the sun, But yourself. – Chinese Proverb

Trees are earths endless effort to speak to the listening heaven. – Rabindranath Tagore

Keep a green tree in  your heart perhaps a singing bird will come. – Chinese Proverb

To forget how to dig the earth and tend the soil is to forget ourselves. – Anonymous

Hope never dies with in a true gardener heart. – Anonymous

Unlike your favourite painting or sentimental vase, a landscape is alive and constantly changing. – Anonymous

Bread feeds the body, indeed, flowers feed also the soul.  The Koran

If you would be happy all your life, plant a garden. – Chinese Proverb

Adopt the pace of nature, her secret is patience. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

The man who has planted a garden feels that he has done something for the good of the world. – Vita Sackville

How lovely is the silence of growing things – Anonymous

As the garden grows, so does the gardener. – Anonymous

The poetry of earth is never dead. – Joh Keats

When one tugs a simple thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world. – John Muir

If your garden was there before you were, chances are it grew out of many others dreams. – Ferris Cook

A garden is the evidence of faith. It links us with all the misty figures of the past who also planted and were nourished by the fruits of their planting. – Glady Taber

Every gardener knows that under the cloak of winter lies a miracle. a seed waiting to sprout, a bulb opening to the light, a bud straining to unfurl and the anticipation nurtures our dream. – Barbara Winkler

To cherish what remains of the earth  and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival. – Wendell Berry

Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty. – John Ruskin

Flowers are beautiful hieroglyphics of nature, with which she indicates how much she loves us. – Wolfgang Von Goethe

I believe that gardens themselves are very healing. To be surrounded by the exquisite beauty of nature is to experience a healing of the soul. – Anon

Nature is not a place to visit, it is home. – Gary Snyder.

There is always music among the trees in the garden but our hearts must be very quiet to hear it. – Minnie Aumonier 

I value my garden more of being full of blackbirds than of cherries and very frankly speaking five them fruits for their songs. – Joseph Addison

A green thumb is nothing more than hard work and the desire to make things grow. – Albert E Tuttle

Look deep into nature and then you will understand everything better. Albert Einstein

Each flower is a soul opening out to nature. – Gerald De Nerval

In his garden every man may be his own artist without apology or explanation. – Louise Beebe Wilder

A piece of the sky and a chunk of the earth lie lodged  in the heart of every human being. – Thomas Moore

Those who labor in the earth are the chosen people of god. – Thomas Jefferson

A garden is a friend where you can visit anytime – Anon

He who plants a tree, plants hope. – Lucy Larcom

There is a garden in every childhood, an enchanted place where colors are brighter, the air softer and the morning more fragrant than ever again. – Elizabeth Lawrence

Gardening is the art that uses flowers and plants as a paint, soil and sky as canvas. – Elizabeth Murray

There can be no other occupation like gardening in which if you were to creep up behind someone at their work, you would find them smiling. – Mirabel Osler 

A garden is a delight to the eye and solace for the soul – Saadi Shirazi

Gardens cannot be considered in detachment from the people who made them. – Derek Clifford

All gardeners live in the beautiful places because they make them so. – Joseph Joubert

Don’t grumble that roses have thorns, be thankful that thorns have roses. – Anonymous

Gardening is a humbling experience. – Martha Stewart

Gardening is any way that humans and nature come together with the intent of creating beauty – Tina James

The mountains and the hills shall break forth into singing and all the trees of the field shall clap their hands. – The Bible

Never, no never, did nature say one thing and wisdom another. – Edmund Burke

Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower. – Hans Christian Anderson

The love of gardening is a seed that once sown, never dies – Gertrude Jekyll

Gardening is the purest of human pleasures – Francis Bacon

You can bury a lot of troubles digging in the dirt. – Anonymous

To create a little flower is the labour of ages. – William Blake

In the garden, my soul is sunshine. – Anonymous

Come and visit me sometime. My flowers would like to meet you. – Anonymous

I think that I shall never see a poem as lovely as a tree. – Joyce Kilmer

Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree. – Emily Bronte

A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness; it teaches industry and thrift; above all it teaches entire trust. – Gertrude Jekyll

To get best results you must talk to your vegetables – Prince Charles

Any one can have dirt. Gardeners have soil. – Anonymous

A garden always gives back more than it receives – Mara Beamish

Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful: They are sunshine, food and medicine to the soul. – Luther Burbank

Earth laughs in flower. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

True gardener cannot bear a glove between the sure touch and the tender root. – Mary Sarton

When god bless the harvest, there is enough for the thief as well as the gardener – Polish Proverb

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are charming gardeners who make our soul blossom. – Marcel Proust

Autumn is a second spring when leaf is a flower. – Albert Cannus

Gardens are not made by sitting in the shade. – Rudyard Kipling

A garden never knows when it is over. – Panla Deitz

Where flowers bloom so does the hope – Lady Bird Johnson


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