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Gardening Quotes 31-35

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Gardening Quotes

I grow plants for many reasons: to please my eye or 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

It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes will take care of themselves.
Robert Louis Stevenson

Plants that wake when others sleep. Timid jasmine buds that keep their fragrance to themselves all day, but when the sunlight dies away let the delicious secret out to every breeze that roams about.
Thomas Moore

Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friendship Quotes 66-69

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Friendship Quotes

The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Henry David Thoreau

The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
Henry David Thoreau

The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

The real test of friendship is: can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple?
Eugene Kennedy

Friendship Quotes 31-35

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Friendship Quotes

When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand.
Henri Nouwen

It is important to our friends to believe that we are unreservedly frank with them, and important to friendship that we are not.
Mignon McLaughlin

It is not so much our friends’ help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.
Epicurus

It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

It takes a long time to grow an old friend.
John Leonard

Friendship Quotes 26-30

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Friendship Quotes
Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn’t seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Friendship is one mind in two bodies.
Mencius

Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art… It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
C. S. Lewis

A hug is like a boomerang – you get it back right away.
Bil Keane

A man’s growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fitness Quotes 76-80

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Fitness Quotes
The first wealth is health.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

The groundwork of all happiness is health.
Leigh Hunt

The human body is the best picture of the human soul.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

The only weights I lift are my dogs.
Olivia Newton-John

The reason I exercise is for the quality of life I enjoy.
Kenneth H. Cooper