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I have a big book full of quotes and little stories I have saved since I was a teenager. This afternoon, I sat down to write some in I had been collecting, and found these ones related to gardening. I hope you like them!!
* "But though an old man, I am but a young gardener."-Thomas Jefferson
* This used to be among my prayers- a little piece of land, not so very large, which would contain a garden, and near the house a spring of everflowing water, and beyond these a bit of wood."-Roman poet Horace
* "I want death to find me planting my cabbages."-Montaigne
* "...and we've got to get ourselves back to the garden." -Joni Mitchell
* "They paved paradise and put up a parking lot." -Joni Mitchell
* Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are! -Alfred Austin
* Oh Adam was a gardener and God who made him sees, that half a proper gardeners work is done upon his knees! -Rudyard Kipling
-- Melissa in SE Ohio (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 28, 2002
I Like Them!
-- Christine in OK (email@example.com), February 28, 2002.
nice........:>) and I oh so badly want to get back in my gardens and there is so much SNOW!!!! Please spring, come quickly.
-- diane (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 28, 2002.