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By Anonym 13 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

Every decade needs its own manual of handicraft.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

No beast has ever overcome the earth; and the natural world has never been conquered by muscular force.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

The happiest life has the greatest number of points of contact with the world, and it has the deepest feeling and sympathy with everything that is.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

A garden is half made when it is well planned.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

Yesterday the twig was brown and bare; To-day the glint of green is there; Tomorrow will be leaflets spare; I know no thing so wondrous fair, No miracle so strangely rare. I wonder what will next be there!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

When the traveler goes alone he gets acquainted with himself.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

Science may eventually explain the world of How. The ultimate world of Why may remain for contemplation, philosophy, religion.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

The true purpose of education is to teach a man to carry himself triumphant to the sunset.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

We accept it because we have seen the vision. We know that we cannot reap the harvest, but we hope that we may so well prepare the land and so diligently sow the seed that our successors may gather the ripened grain.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

Extension work is not exhortation. Nor is it exploitation of the people, or advertising of an institution, or publicity work for securing students. It is a plain, earnest, and continuous effort to meet the needs of the people on their own farms and in the localities.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

Tools of many kinds and well chosen, are one of the joys of a garden.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

There is no excellence without labor. One cannot dream oneself into either usefulness or happiness.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

There are two essential epochs in any enterprise - to begin, and to get done.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

My life has been a continuous fulfillment of dreams. It appears that everything I saw and did has a new, and perhaps, more significant meaning, every time I see it. The earth is good. It is a privilege to live thereon.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

I do not yet know why plants come out of the land or float in streams, or creep on rocks or roll from the sea. I am entranced by the mystery of them and absorbed by their variety and kinds. Everywhere, they are visible yet everywhere occult.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

Anyone who acquires more than the usual amount of knowledge concerning a subject is bound to leave it as his contribution to the knowledge of the world.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

Give the children an opportunity to make garden. Let them grow what they will. It matters less that they grow good plants than that they try for themselves.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

One does not begin to make a garden until he wants a garden. To want a garden is to be interested in plants, in the winds and rains, in birds and insects, in the warm-smelling earth.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

Is there any progress in horticulture? If not, it is dead, uninspiring. We cannot live in the past good as it is; we must draw our inspiration from the future.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

One must first seek to love plants and nature, and then to cultivate that happy peace of mind which is satisfied with little. He will be happier if he has no rigid and arbitrary ideals, for gardens are coquettish, particularly with the novice.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

A person cannot love a plant after he has pruned it, then he has either done a poor job or is devoid of emotion.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Liberty Hyde Bailey

The department of home economics was organized to train a woman in efficiency and to develop her outlook to life. Such a department is a necessity as a means of developing a society. It stands for the evolution of women's work and place.