H. Bates

H. Bates

The true gardener, like an artist, is never satisfied.More H. Bates quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Gardens... should be like lovely, well-shaped girls: all curves, secret corners, unexpected deviations, seductive surprises and then still more curves.More H. Bates quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Climate helps to shape the character of peoples, certainly no people more than the English. The uncertainty of their climate has helped to make the English, a long-suffering, phlegmatic, patient people rather insensitive to surprise, stoical against storms,. slightly incredulous at every appearance of the sun, touched by the lyrical gratitude of someone who expects nothing and suddenly receives more than he dreamed.More H. Bates quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In America, every female under fifty calls herself a girl.More H. Bates quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A garden should be in a constant state of fluid change, expansion, experiment, adventure; above all it should be an inquisitive, loving, but self-critical journey on the part of its owner.More H. Bates quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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