Category Archives: Monday’s Flower Quote

FLOWER QUOTE: ADVICE FROM A SAGUARO

August 12, 2019

Advice from a Saguaro

MY TWO CENTS Advice from a Saguaro Stand tall Reach for the sky Be patient through the dry spells Conserve you resources Think long term Wait for your time to bloom Stay sharp! What great advice from a Saguaro. I love the lessons flowers teach us and this is just another superb example, and one to follow. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Ilan Shamir (born in 1951), whose name literally means...

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FLOWER QUOTE: WHEN THE FLOWER BLOSSOMS

July 29, 2019

When the flower blossoms the bee will come

MY TWO CENTS When the flower blossoms, the bee will come… The flower does the hard work of blooming and growing into its full and amazing potential. Then it receives the bee as its reward to continue on. How lovely, the relationship between the flower and the bee. For me, this quote reminds me that I must do the hard work to attract the “bee” in order to be “pollinated” and blossom some...

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FLOWER QUOTE: NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE

July 15, 2019

Nothing Is Impossible | Audrey Hepburn

MY TWO CENTS Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible!’… Audrey Hepburn took the time to reframe something negative into something positive. Often it’s worth the effort to reframe a negative moment, and to see it in a more positive light, as it’s probably not as bad as it once was thought of or viewed. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Audrey Hepburn (May 4, 1929 – January 20,...

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FLOWER QUOTE: FLOWERS CAN’T SOLVE ALL PROBLEMS

July 01, 2019

Flower Quote: Flowers can't solve all problems, but they're a great start.

MY TWO CENTS Flowers can’t solve all problems, but they’re a great start… It’s true, flowers cannot solve problems, but they sure can help. If nothing else, they distract me from my problems, and they always make me feel better. I think we all need to spend more time seeking out, being with, and having many flowers in our lives. Whether it’s a single flower on your desk, a potted flower...

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FLOWER QUOTE: WHAT I LOVE MOST

June 17, 2019

What I love most about this crazy life

MY TWO CENTS What I love most about this crazy life is the adventure of it… I love adventure and at the same time, I know I don’t have enough of it in my life. Sometimes it’s lack of time, other times it’s lack of effort. And then there is the ease of living vicariously through the lens of others through social media, and let’s face it - that is not true adventure. Adventure doesn’...

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FLOWER QUOTE: TO PLANT A GARDEN

June 03, 2019

To Plant A Garden Is to Believe In Tomorrow. - Audrey Hepburn

MY TWO CENTS To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow… As the school year ends and graduations are being held for every age, it’s an exciting time to believe in tomorrow; all the many dreams to be planted, nurtured and tended to for all that will blossom and bloom for the future. What are you planting and tending to? ABOUT THE AUTHOR Audrey Hepburn (May 4, 1929 – January 20, 1993) ...

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FLOWER QUOTE: THE HUM OF BEES

May 20, 2019

The hum of bees

MY TWO CENTS I couldn't agree more, and without the bees and other pollinators we wouldn't have the gardens that we all love so much. And yes, when they buzz by me, I still react more than I would like...check out my blog. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Elizabeth Lawrence was an American garden writer and the first woman to graduate from North Carolina State University as a landscape architect. She publish...

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FLOWER QUOTE: WHATEVER YOU ARE

May 06, 2019

Whatever You Are, Be A Good One

MY TWO CENTS Whatever you are, be a good one… I’m one to want to do everything as there are so many wonderful and exciting things to do in this world. That then does not allow me to always be good at whatever I am doing, but it’s something I have been focusing on. With the inspiration of Lincoln’s quote and learning from Greg McKeown’s book ‘Essentialism’, I’m working on being goo...

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FLOWER QUOTE: CAN WORDS DESCRIBE

April 22, 2019

Flower Quote | Can Words Describe

MY TWO CENTS Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring?… Spring brings with it not only a vivid array of colors, it also reinvigorates the air with a refreshing and lovely aroma. This fragrance brings with it joy and renewal. Take a deep breath in and let the old out. Feel it energize you! ABOUT THE AUTHOR Neltje Blancohan (October 23, 1865 – February 21, 1918) was a U...

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FLOWER QUOTE: HAPPINESS IS A BUTTERFLY

April 08, 2019

Flower Quote Happiness Is A Butterfly

MY TWO CENTS Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you… Ah, to sit quietly and be patient… that is a challenge, at least I know it is for me. Yet, to have a butterfly come to ‘alight upon me’ would be worth the wait. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Nathaniel Hawthorne (July 4, 1804 - May 19, 1864) was ...

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