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Gardening Quotes 11-15

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Gardening Quotes

But if each man could have his own house, a large garden to cultivate and healthy surroundings – then, I thought, there will be for them a better opportunity of a happy family life.
George Cadbury

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

It is like the seed put in the soil – the more one sows, the greater the harvest.
Orison Swett Marden

It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a harvest in the Autumn.
B. C. Forbes

It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees.
George Eliot

Death Quotes 61-65

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Death Quotes
Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.
Carter Burwell

Of all the gods only death does not desire gifts.
Aeschylus

Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
George Eliot

Pale Death beats equally at the poor man’s gate and at the palaces of kings.
Horace

John Candy knew he was going to die. He told me on his 40th birthday. He said, well, Maureen, I’m on borrowed time.
Maureen O’Hara

Dad Quotes 81-85

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Dad Quotes

I wasn’t anything special as a father. But I loved them and they knew it.
Sammy Davis, Jr.

I would never have done what I’d done if I’d considered my father as somebody I wanted to please.
Robert Mapplethorpe

I would want my legacy to be that I was a great son, father and friend.
Dante Hall

All the learnin’ my father paid for was a bit o’ birch at one end and an alphabet at the other.
George Eliot

An angry father is most cruel towards himself.
Publilius Syrus

Age Quotes 11-15

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Age Quotes

Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
Mohandas Gandhi

Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
George Eliot

Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
Albert Einstein

Anger is a killing thing: it kills the man who angers, for each rage leaves him less than he had been before – it takes something from him.
Louis L’Amour

When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Confucius

Women Quotes 1-5

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Women Quotes

Men are allowed to have passion and commitment for their work… a woman is allowed that feeling for a man, but not her work.
Barbra Streisand

Men are April when they woo, December when they wed. Maids are May when they are maids, but the sky changes when they are wives.
William Shakespeare

I’m not denyin’ the women are foolish. God Almighty made ’em to match the men.
George Eliot

I’m surrounded by very powerful women and very progressive men.
Christie Hefner

The house a woman creates is a Utopia. She can’t help it – can’t help trying to interest her nearest and dearest not in happiness itself but in the search for it.
Marguerite Dura