Quotes by Luther Burbank
- Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.
- I see humanity now as one vast plant, needing for its highest fulfillment only love, the natural blessings of the great outdoors, and intelligent crossing and selection.
- If we had paid no more attention to our plants than we have to our children, we would now be living in a jungle of weed.
- If you violate Nature's laws you are your own prosecuting attorney, judge, jury, and hangman.
- It is well for people who think to change their minds occasionally in order to keep them clean. For those who do not think, it is best at least to rearrange their prejudices once in a while.
- Science is knowledge arranged and classified according to truth, facts, and the general laws of nature.
- The secret of improved plant breeding, apart from scientific knowledge, is love.
- We must return to nature and nature's god.