"The secret of improved plant breeding, apart from scientific knowledge, is love."
"The garden suggests there might be a place where we can meet nature halfway."
"The love of gardening is a seed once sown that never dies."
"A garden must combine the poetic and he mysterious with a feeling of serenity and joy."
"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need."
"Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are."
"All gardening is landscape painting."
"Gardens are not made by singing 'Oh, how beautiful,' and sitting in the shade."
"A good garden may have some weeds."
"Trifles make up the happiness or the misery of human life"