The garden, by design, is concerned with both the interior and the land beyond the garden.
The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.
The love of gardening is a seed once sown that never dies.
When a finished work of 20th century sculpture is placed in an 18th century garden, it is absorbed by the ideal representation of the past, thus reinforcing political and social values that are no longer with us.
Who loves a garden loves a greenhouse too.
Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are.
Some men like to make a little garden out of life and walk down a path.
If you build up the soil with organic material, the plants will do just fine.
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
In search of my mother’s garden, I found my own.
Exclusiveness in a garden is a mistake as great as it is in society.
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?
Henry David Thoreau
Normal social behavior requires that we be able to recognize identities in spite of change. Unless we can do so, there can be no human society as we know it.
Kenneth L. Pike
One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we'll need a new definition.
Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also.
Charles Horton Cooley