Best 359 of Plant quotes - MyQuotes
I love being in my garden. I don't plant a lot of exotic flora, but I do spend a lot of time outside doing manual labour.
When you plant early, you bring spring early.
Culture in its higher forms is a delicate plant which depends on a complicated set of conditions and is wont to flourish only in a few places at any given time.
Each time we plant a seed, we become ancestors for the generations to come.
The more you prune a plant, the more it grows. So too the more you seek to annihilate the ego, the more it will increase. You should seek the root of the ego and destroy it.
Mercury pollution from power plants is a national problem that requires a national response
You got a cop under five feet tall, what if he's gotta plant evidence on a high shelf? What then? What if he's gotta chase a suspect onto a ride at Disneyland?
While it is true that we must seek value added industries like food processing plants and call center operations, we must do what is necessary to expand and develop our economic profile.
In one opinion, the house in which you stay, the church you attend and the town in which you reside may not determine the size of your dreams, but they can influence the rate of maturity of what you have planted.
The true definition of a perennial: Any plant which, had it lived, would have bloomed year after year.
A dead plant is nothing but a sign to plant a new one
Plant a good seed in the right spot and it will grow without further coaxing
Ernest Vincent Wright
Oh, how an animal that is hurt looks up at you, John! An animal’s actions can inform you if it is in pain. It don’t hop and jump around as usual. No. You find a sad, crouching, cringing, small bunch of fur or hair, whining, and plainly asking you to aid it. It isn't hard to find out what is wrong, John; any man or woman who would pass by such a sight, just isn't worth knowing. I just can’t withstand it! Why, I think that not only animals, but plants can know pain. I carry a drink to many a poor, thirsty growing thing; or, if it is torn up I put it kindly back, and fix its soil up as comfortably as I can. Anything that is living, John, is worthy of Man’s aid.
Freedom is a rare and delicate plant. Our minds tell us, and history confirms, that the great threat to freedom is the concentration of power.
One of the problems with climate change, global warming and global air pollution is that it may change the frequency and intensity of electrical storm activity. Too much lightning activity may cause excessive mating, aggression, fatigue, illness and disease to occur. Too little may turn off the animal and plant breeding cycles.
Tobacco is the plant that converts thoughts into dreams.
Hugh B. Brown
Love is a tender plant; when properly nourished, it becomes sturdy and enduring, but neglected it will soon wither and die.
One is tempted to say that the most human plants, after all, are the weeds.
The action of Mind (thought) plants that nucleus which, if allowed to grow undisturbed, will eventually attract to itself all the conditions necessary for its manifestation in outward visible form.
The dangers of carbon dioxide? Tell that to a plant, how dangerous carbon dioxide is.
Plant your love and let it grow.
Old men do it better. We're not so sensitive in certain areas.
Charles Dudley Warner
I do not know the names of all the weeds and plants, I have to do as Adam did in his garden... name things as I find them.
Mary Anne Radmacher
Plant the seeds of your dreams and weed all the objections out.
Our plants had now increased to 252: as they were all kept on shore at the tent I augmented the guard there, though from the general conduct of the natives there did not appear the least occasion for so much caution.
Invest in the millennium. Plant sequoias. Say that your main crop is the forest that you did not plant, that you will not live to harvest.
It is possible to modify your awareness to perceive what plants perceive, birds, beings in the astral, the causal.
Working in garden is like digging knowledge from the earth.
In an era of globalization, we recognize that we are part of a global society, but we have no idea how to make such a society work. So far, no unified vision or leadership has emerged to guide us in this endeavor. We have not yet found a way to expand the spiritual ideals of democracy so that they pertain to every human being, every animal, and every plant. Until we do, human civilization and the Earth's ecosystem will continue to be in peril.
Meat reared on land matures relatively quickly, and it takes only a few pounds of plants to produce a pound of meat.
I have come across a dozen studies that shows that you get more phytonutrients and more minerals and vitamins from organic, but there are also studies that show that plants raised conventionally have more phytonutrients. And they trace it to the amount of nitrogen in the fertilizer used on conventional farms. The gold standard is choosing the most nutritious varieties and raising them organically, and that's what I recommend.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Plant is plant.
Plant the trees just for beauty, If flowers bloom or fruits ripen, Enjoy it as a gift and appreciate nature as a universal giver.
The only time I've been arrested was in opposing the Marble Hill nuclear power plant in Indiana. That was in 1979.
Harm no person, animal, plant or mineral.
Trees are much like human beings and enjoy each other's company. Only a few love to be alone.
Don't over-analyze your marriage; it's like yanking up a fragile indoor plant every 20 minutes to see how its roots are growing.
Somali is turning into a desert. Rwanda, you can hardly find a place to plant a potato, it's so crowded.
When listening to the lightning storms in your area on a standard AM radio, you will hear a sound like bacon frying and this is the electromagnetic energy that the storm is generating. Plants react to this energy and may show vigorous growth during lightning seasons.
Of plants tomatoes seemed the most human, eager and fragile and prone to rot.
When everybody is planting apples a visionary plants oranges.
If you can surf your life rather than plant your feet, you will be happier.
And I will raise up for them a plant of renown, and they shall be no more consumed with hunger in the land, neither bear the shame of the heathen any more.
When I think of grass I think of something to walk on, pot as something to put a plant in.
Love is not a plant of slow growth.
Not every dream grows on every land, so you got to watch out! “Sugar cane” dreams should find the environment where there is flooding of great ideas from great people. It will die off if it is planted at the place where the drought of discouragement is a well cherished culture!
Plant as many good thoughts as you can in each day.
Being responsible for another human life terrifies me, because I kill plants.
...and I put on "All My Love" and watched the sun rise yet again and thought thank you Robert Plant for all your love but do you have anymore?
You have a feeling of achievement when you discover a new plant, even a plant that has no use.