Quotes

There are no gardening mistakes, only experiments.

— Janet Kilburn Phillips


A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.

— Greek proverb


There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder.

— Alfred Austin


The garden suggests there might be a place where we can meet nature halfway.

— Michael Pollan