"The secret of improved plant breeding, apart from scientific knowledge, is love."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Luther Burbank on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Luther Burbank on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Luther Burbank on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Luther Burbank on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Luther Burbank on William Shakespeare
"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."
"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."
"We must return to nature and nature's god."
"If you violate Nature's laws you are your own prosecuting attorney, judge, jury, and hangman."
"Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul."