Gardening's Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Gardening's Quotes

#1. Well, software doesn't quite work that way. Rather than construction, software is more like gardening - it is more organic than concrete. You plant many things in a garden according to an initial plan and conditions. Some thrive, others are destined to end up as compost. - Author: Andrew Hunt
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#2. Spring time is nature at its best. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#3. My hobby is gardening, I love it, it's my main hobby. I like being at home and I'm very happy being in my house, I love cooking. - Author: Susan Hampshire
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#4. I love a lot of things, and I'm pretty much obsessive about most things I do, whether it be gardening, or architecture, or music. I'd be an obsessive hairdresser. - Author: Gates McFadden
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#5. I adore gardening and plan to take it up properly when I have a bit more time on my hands. Until then, I love pottering in garden centres. I'm totally low maintenance. I don't ask for fancy plants, just basic, long-lasting shrubs that look nice. But I am particular about flowers. - Author: Shilpa Shetty
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#6. ABNODATION (ABNODA'TION) n.s.[abnodatio, Lat.] The act of cutting away knots from trees;a term of gardening.Dict. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#7. Garden as though you will live forever. - Author: William Kent
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#8. I'm mad about gardening. I have an allotment on the other side of Hampstead Heath, and I keep three hens in my garden. - Author: Deborah Moggach
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#9. Gardening is a madness, a folly that does not go away with age. Quite the contrary. - Author: May Sarton
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#10. Today the art of gardening is practised much more often than any other, in ignorant, impulsive ways, by people who never stop to think that it is an art at all. - Author: Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer
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#11. Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone. - Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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#12. Do not spread the compost on the weeds. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#13. If I can't garden in it, then I won't wear it. - Author: Fennel Hudson
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#14. There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder. - Author: Alfred Austin
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#15. In a way, a garden is the most useless of creations, the most slippery of creations: it is not like a painting or a piece of sculpture - it won't accrue value as time goes on. Time is its enemy' time passing is merely the countdown for the parting between garden and gardener. - Author: Jamaica Kincaid
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#16. I bought an ant farm. I don't know where I am going to get a tractor that small! - Author: Steven Wright
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#17. Exercise your creative muscles all the time, either through classes or through other artistic avenues like painting or dancing or even gardening, staying active and being creative so that when opportunities do come up, you are in a position to take advantage of them. - Author: Tom Irwin
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#18. Flowers are happy things. - Author: P.G. Wodehouse
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#19. Often I'll go outside and just place my hands on the soil, even if there's no work to do on it. When I am filled with worries, I do that and I can feel the energy of the mountains and of the trees. - Author: Andy Couturier
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#20. No one plants rosebushes for the thorns. - Author: Marty Rubin
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#21. To garden is a solitary act. - Author: Michelle Cliff
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#22. What a man needs in gardening is a cast-iron back, with a hinge in it. - Author: Charles Dudley Warner
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#23. Gardening is certainly the next amusement to reading. - Author: Mary Wortley Montagu
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#24. When people will not weed their own minds, they are apt to be overrun by nettles. - Author: Horace Walpole
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#25. No gunfire, famine, or flies. Just lots of toothpaste, gardening and people stuff. - Author: Mark Z. Danielewski
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#26. A good garden may have some weeds. - Author: Thomas Fuller
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#27. What was one to do, thought Adela, with someone who didn't talk gardening or dogs - those standbys of rural conversation. - Author: Agatha Christie
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#28. I like muddling things up; and if a herb looks nice in a border, then why not grow it there? Why not grow anything anywhere so long as it looks right where it is? That is, surely, the art of gardening. - Author: Vita Sackville-West
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#29. Successful gardening is doing what has to be done when it has to be done the way it ought to be done whether you want to do it or not. - Author: Jerry Baker
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#30. There's something about taking a plow and breaking new ground. It gives you energy. - Author: Ken Kesey
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#31. For fun and for life, through life's changes, look to be inspired, to stay gardening. - Author: Chris Eirschele
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#32. You should bring something into the world that wasn't in the world before. It doesn't matter what that is. It doesn't matter if it's a table or a film or gardening - everyone should create. You should do something, then sit back and say, I did that. - Author: Ricky Gervais
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#33. March isn't the only thing that's in like a lion and out like a lamb. - Author: Mae West
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#34. It was such a pleasure to sink one's hands into the warm earth, to feel at one's fingertips the possibilities of the new season. - Author: Kate Morton
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#35. Gardening is the greatest tonic and therapy a human being can have. Even if you have only a tiny piece of earth, you can create something beautiful, which we all have a great need for. If we begin by respecting plants, it's inevitable we'll respect people. - Author: Audrey Hepburn
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#36. My extravagance is my garden - it's the first thing I look at every morning when I wake up. It gives me so much pleasure. - Author: Ina Garten
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#37. I grew up at my grandmother's house, and she had a beautiful garden. I used to hate mowing the lawn and weeding, which is what you do when you're a kid. I loathe gardening, but I love gardens, and I have two beautiful gardens. - Author: Elton John
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#38. By the end of summer, this trolley will be bursting with spuds. Like nature's own supermarket. - Author: Lili Wilkinson
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#39. Vegetarians may be appalled, but much of gardening is actually raising animals: the tiny ones under the earth's surface - Author: Toby Hemenway
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#40. One lifetime is never enough to accomplish one's horticultural goals. If a garden is a site for the imagination, how can we be very far from the beginning? - Author: Francis Cabot Lowell
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#41. Gardening symbolizes our race's primordial acceptance of a responsibility and role in rectifying the harm done to the creation through sin. - Author: Vigen Guroian
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#42. Writer's block is a myth. I never see the gardeners suffering from gardening block. - Author: Emo Philips
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#43. Gardening is, by its very nature, an expression of the triumph of optimism over experience. No matter how bad this year was, there's always next year. Experience doesn't count. - Author: William Alexander
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#44. But for one's health as you say, it is very necessary to work in the garden and see the flowers growing. - Author: Vincent Van Gogh
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#45. She soon called a halt to the work. Judy's great success was that she stopped her helpers before they got tired. - Author: Maeve Binchy
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#46. It's a Caster lock, not something on your locker door." Link huffed as he worked the gardening shears into the crack. "You're not from around here. Isn't a door in this whole county that can't be opened with a set of pliers or a sharp toothbrush. - Author: Kami Garcia
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#47. A garden is made of hope. - Author: W.S. Merwin
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#48. Gardening is learning, learning, learning. That's the fun of them. You're always learning. - Author: Helen Mirren
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#49. The art critics on some of Britain's newspapers could as easily have been assigned gardening or travel, and been cheerfully employed for life. - Author: Charles Saatchi
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#50. It's the damnedest thing, a dying plant, and it makes a man want to give up. But that's the beauty of gardening, son. You can revive the things that wither. - Author: Chelsea Fine
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#51. The first time I saw my father-in-law's cotton, I though of the Original Sin, gardening being the root of the South's downfall. - Author: Michael Lee West
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#52. I dropped my gardening tools, threw my bicycle over a hedge and went in search of fortunes laid beneath the hangman's noose. - Author: Fennel Hudson
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#53. Weather means more when you have a garden. There's nothing like listening to a shower and thinking how it is soaking in around your green beans. - Author: Marcelene Cox
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#54. Gardening is peaceful, yet there is a great element of failure. It's the perfect metaphor for life
a lot of pleasure, then it's over. There's great satisfaction in tending something, feeling it needs you, even if it's just a plant on your windowsill. - Author: Jane Kaczmarek
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#55. I want us to be doing things, prolonging life's duties as much as we can. I want death to find me planting my cabbages, neither worrying about it nor the unfinished gardening. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#56. When I go into the garden, I forget everything. It's uncomplicated in my world of gardening. It's trial and error, really. If something doesn't work, it comes out, and you start all over again. - Author: Emilia Fox
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#57. Regardless of geographical region or culture gardening is perhaps the most common and shared experience of Nature. - Author: S. Kelley Harrell
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#58. There is all the pleasure that one can have in golddigging in finding one's hopes satisfied in the riches of a good hill of potatoes. - Author: Sarah Orne Jewett
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#59. It's exciting to see things coming up again, plants that you've had twenty or thirty years. It's like seeing an old friend. - Author: Tasha Tudor
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#60. It's true that I have a wide range of interests. I like to write and paint and make music and go walking on my own and garden. In fact, gardening is probably what I enjoy doing more than anything else. - Author: Viggo Mortensen
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#61. History is everything in gardening: With a site, weather, a particular plant. It solves mysteries. And it's why, when others say, "You can't do that!" you can know with deepest certainty that you can. - Author: Janet Macunovich
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#62. In many ways, theatre is more rewarding for a writer. I used to think it was like painting a wall - that when the play is finished, it's done - but now I realise it's more like gardening; you plant the thing, then you have to constantly tend it. You're part of a thing that's living. - Author: Lee Hall
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#63. Georgian England, to see those wonderful houses being built. And the clothes were interesting too, although I wouldn't want to wear a wig. It's also the most beautiful period of English landscape gardening. They had famous gardeners like Capability Brown. - Author: Alan Titchmarsh
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#64. May I a small house and large garden have;
And a few friends,
And many books, both true. - Author: Abraham Cowley
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#65. I think doing something creative is the most important thing to me, and I think it's probably just good for the soul for anyone, whatever it is. You don't have to be a film director - you can do gardening or something - but I think everyone needs to create something. - Author: Ricky Gervais
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#66. Gardening is how I relax. It's another form of creating and playing with colors. - Author: Oscar De La Renta
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#67. I don't like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It's just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess. - Author: Walt Disney
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#68. I love decorating my home. I'm a gardener too, so that's usually something I have to play catch up with. - Author: Suzy Bogguss
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#69. I have heard people say, "I garden in lieu of therapy, but therapy would be cheaper." I believe gardening's worth the price since it's at least as effective in curing head and heart of what ails us. - Author: Janet Macunovich
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#70. Gardening is like everything else in life, you get out of it as much as you put in. No one can make a garden by buying a few packets of seeds or doing an afternoon's weeding. You must love it, and then your love will be repaid a thousandfold, as every gardener knows. - Author: Margery Fish
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#71. We may owe more than we are aware of to the witch. - Author: D.J. Jacobs
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#72. No one will understand a Japanese garden until you've walked through one, and you hear the crunch underfoot, and you smell it, and you experience it over time. Now there's no photograph or any movie that can give you that experience. - Author: J. Carter Brown
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#73. It is my hope that our garden's story-and the stories of gardens across America-will inspire families, schools, and communities to try their own hand at gardening and enjoy all the gifts of health, discovery, and connection a garden can bring. - Author: Michelle Obama
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#74. There's relief in not having to be outside. No gardening, no mowing the lawn, no tyranny of long daylight hours to fill with productive activity. We rip through summer, burning the hours and tearing up the land. Then snow comes like a bandage, and winter heals the wounds. - Author: Jerry Dennis
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#75. I love being naked. I do everything in the nude, even the gardening! We're Cuban, and it's a hot island. Why not go nude? - Author: Eva Mendes
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#76. From my earliest memories, I loved the farm. My grandfather was a charter subscriber to Rodale's Organic Gardening and Farming Magazine and had a huge, well kept garden with an octagonal chicken house in the corner. - Author: Joel Salatin
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#77. I suppose that for most people one of the darker joys of gardening is that once you've got started it's not at all hard to find someone who knows a little bit less than you. - Author: Allen Lacy
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#78. It's the same thing when I'm gardening or reading. It's just me and what I'm doing, or the world I'm reading, and nothing else. - Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
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#79. Home-grown pears are best eaten in the bath - they're so juicy, it's the easiest way to stay clean! - Author: Mitchell Beazley
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#80. Planting a flower's like opening a book, because either way you're starting something. And your garden's your library. - Author: Nora Roberts
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#81. I like gardening - it's a place where I find myself when I need to lose myself. - Author: Alice Sebold
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#82. In the spring, a middle-aged man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of gardening. - Author: Richard Martinus
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#83. The sovereign individual cannot escape to any degree the rules and practices of gardening. - Author: Tom P. S. Angier
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#84. A survey reported that the majority of the seminaries [in the United States] had no classes on prayer. That really shouldn't surprise us when we consider how many local churches offer classes on gardening and the "Art of Conversation" instead of the study of God's Word and prayer. - Author: Billy Graham
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#85. I like the physical activity of gardening. It's kind of thrilling. I do a lot of weeding. - Author: John Hurt
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#86. You know I know next to zip about gardening, right?
It's easy. You buy the pretty pots from the nursery, you stick them in the ground. If they die, you buy more. If not, you brag like there's no tomorrow. - Author: Sarah Mayberry
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#87. A visitor to a garden sees the successes, usually. The gardener remembers mistakes and losses, some for a long time, and imagines the garden in a year, and in an unimaginable future. - Author: W.S. Merwin
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#88. I enjoy painting, cutting the lawn and working in the garden when I have time. That's therapy for me. I enjoy working with my hands. - Author: Billy Williams
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#89. It's my observation that gardeners and gardening for a very long time have had to take a back seat. Architects are very famous; they've got huge projects. What goes on in and around them has been relegated to a very minor role. - Author: Robert Irwin
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#90. Reading books about gardens is a potent pastime; books nourish a gardener's mind in the same way as manure nourishes plants. - Author: Mirabel Osler
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#91. I see my work plagiarized in gardening programmes and decorating programmes and car adverts, and I suppose I have to accept that's just the way art gets assimilated into culture. - Author: Andy Goldsworthy
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#92. By bringing a soulful consciousness to gardening sacred space can be created outdoors. - Author: S. Kelley Harrell
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#93. The genius of reading and of gardening are antagonistic, like resinous and vitreous electricity. One is concentrative in sparks and shocks: the other is diffuse strength; so that each disqualifies its workman for the other's duties. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#94. I think it's not particularly necessary to lead a religious life. People progress just as well in music, or art, or math or science or gardening or whatever. It all seems to work as well and the process is good. - Author: Jim Henson
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#95. The worst of gardening is that it's so full of metaphors one hardly knows where to begin. - Author: Jan Struther
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#96. There is nothing I like better at the end of a hot summer's day than taking a short walk around the garden. You can smell the heat coming up from the earth to meet the cooler night air. - Author: Peter Mayle
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#97. I like to write. I like to choose the right word, I like to write the right sentence. It's just like gardening or something. You put the seed into the soil at the right time, in the right place. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#98. In search of my mother's garden, I found my own. - Author: Alice Walker
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#99. Men have dominated the field of landscape photography just as they have dominated the land itself. Thus shooting a virgin landscape has been man's work - hunting, not gardening. - Author: Lucy R. Lippard
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#100. The future is built by people's hopes, boy! That's why I can see it so clearly! Anyway, make a wish! Open your mouth, say the words ... and who knows? It may come true! What do you wish for, boy? - Author: Sakura Tsukuba
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