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anneliese_32(6)August 8, 2011

People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us.

Iris Murdoch

The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.

Dr. D.H. Lawrence

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lilod(NoCal/8)

The first one is wonderful, gives some perspective of how fortunate we are to have such thing as flowers, and the second one lets me know not to get carried away, all is in the earth

    Bookmark   August 8, 2011 at 9:33AM
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oscarthecat(z7MD)

Both true. Steve in Stevens County.

    Bookmark   August 8, 2011 at 2:28PM
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coconut_nj

A nice pairing of quotes! They both make us think of what we take for granted and what we are granted.

    Bookmark   August 8, 2011 at 6:27PM
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