Celia Thaxter

Celia Thaxter

As I work among my flowers, I find myself talking to them, reasoning and remonstrating with them, and adoring them as if they were human beings. Much laughter I provoke among my friends by so doing, but that is of no consequence. We are on such good terms, my flowers and I.More Celia Thaxter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The toad has indeed no superior as a destroyer of noxious insects, and he possesses no bad habits and is entirely inoffensive himself, every owner of a garden should treat him with utmost hospitality.More Celia Thaxter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Like the musician, the painter, the poet, and the rest, the true lover of flowers is born, not made. And he is born to happiness in this vale of tears, to a certain amount of the purest joy that earth can giver her children, joy that is tranquil, innocent, uplifting, unfailing.More Celia Thaxter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It seems to me the worst of all the plagues is the slug, the snail without a shell. He is beyond description repulsive, a mass of sooty, shapeless slime, and he devours everything.More Celia Thaxter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There shall be an eternal summer in the grateful heart.More Celia Thaxter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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