The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.

Alfred Austin

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Andrew Shue When you start suppressing feelings at an early age, it hurts you down the road. Full expression of anger and pain is very important.
Jacqueline Bisset I am a great lover of art, in many forms: paintings, objets, textiles. I don't have the talent for painting, but I have a very good sense of colour, a love of visual beauty.
Gene Cernan We found out the Gemini spacesuit was, well, oxygen was flowing to keep me cool as well as to breathe, and it wasn't good enough. My visor got fogged.
Leo Buscaglia Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Bertrand Russell Many a man will have the courage to die gallantly, but will not have the courage to say, or even to think, that the cause for which he is asked to die is an unworthy one.
Randall Jarrell The people who live in a golden age usually go around complaining how yellow everything looks.
Billy Joel Don't make music for some vast, unseen audience or market or ratings share or even for something as tangible as money. Though it's crucial to make a living, that shouldn't be your inspiration. Do it for yourself.
Marcus Tullius Cicero As I approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him, so I am no less pleased with an old man that has something of the youth. He that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca Shun no toil to make yourself remarkable by some talent or other yet do not devote yourself to one branch exclusively. Strive to get clear notions about all. Give up no science entirely for science is but one.
Jeanette Winterson I live alone, with cats, books, pictures, fresh vegetables to cook, the garden, the hens to feed.
Jessica Simpson People always say that pregnant women have a glow. And I say it's because you're sweating to death.
Daniel Goleman The emotional brain responds to an event more quickly than the thinking brain.
Andre Rieu I'm an un-healable positive optimist.
Djuna Barnes The heart of the jealous knows the best and most satisfying love, that of the other's bed, where the rival perfects the lover's imperfections.
Friedrich Nietzsche What is good? All that heightens the feeling of power, the will to power, power itself in man.
Ryan White AIDS can destroy a family if you let it, but luckily for my sister and me, Mom taught us to keep going. Don't give up, be proud of who you are, and never feel sorry for yourself.
George Orwell No one can look back on his schooldays and say with truth that they were altogether unhappy.
Melanie Laurent Because I've made a film with such an amazing director as Tarantino, I'm much more conscious of working with good directors from now on, so that's what's important to me. I don't really care about making a big movie - I just want to make good ones.
Samuel Hoffenstein My soul is dark with stormy riot: directly traced over to diet.
Milton Glaser The real issue is not talent as an independent element, but talent in relationship to will, desire, and persistence. Talent without these things vanishes and even modest talent with those characteristics grows.

Alfred Austin

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