Quotations on Gardens
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People's backyards are much more interesting than their front gardens, and houses that back on to railways are public benefactors.
- John Betjeman
(Keywords: People, Gardens, Houses, Public)
My delight and thy delight Walking, like two angels white, In the gardens of the night.
- Robert Bridges
(Keywords: Angels, Delight, Gardens, Night, Walking)
I don't like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It's just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess.
- Walt Disney
(Keywords: Nature, Gardens, Instinct, Wilderness)
Little Sparta is a garden in the traditional sense. It is perhaps not like other modern gardens, but I think that other times would have had no difficulty with it.
- Ian Hamilton Finlay
(Keywords: Difficulty, Garden, Gardens, Sense)
No doubt these rocky islands have suggested the idea worked out in gardens, and they have been well imitated.
- Robert Fortune
(Keywords: Idea, Doubt, Gardens, Islands)
There are about a dozen of these gardens, more or less extensive, according to the business or wealth of the proprietor; but they are generally smaller than the smallest of our London nurseries.
- Robert Fortune
(Keywords: Business, Wealth, Gardens, London)
And, of course, millions of us cross the border to work in US homes and gardens and factories and carpentry shops and restaurants, and if you go to a restaurant pretty much anywhere in the United States, the chances are that the dishes will be washed by a Mexican.
- Alma Guillermoprieto
(Keywords: Work, Gardens, Pretty, Restaurants, Shops, states, United, Will)
Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens.
- Douglas William Jerrold
(Keywords: Happiness, Gardens, Strangers)
This house was our dream-the gardens, the study, even the swimming pool. Even though I can't see John when I wake up in the morning, I can always feel him here with me.
- Shirley Knight
(Keywords: Dream, Gardens, Study)
I sometimes think the chef end of cooking is not the real end of cooking. Cooking is all about homes and gardens, it doesn't happen in restaurants.
- Delia Smith
(Keywords: Cooking, End, Gardens, Restaurants)