"Weather means more when you have a garden. There's nothing like listening to a shower and thinking how it is soaking in around your green beans."
"He plants trees to benefit another generation."Marcelene Cox on Caecilius Statius
"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need."Marcelene Cox on Marcus Tullius Cicero
"What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered."Marcelene Cox on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get."Marcelene Cox on H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
"The best place to find God is in a garden. You can dig for him there."Marcelene Cox on George Bernard Shaw
"Children in a family are like flowers in a bouquet: there's always one determined to face in an opposite direction from the way the arranger desires."
"Eating without conversation is only stoking."
"One sure way to lose another woman's friendship is to try to improve her flower arrangements."
"If at first you don't succeed, blame your parents."
"No one knows his true character until he has run out of gas, purchased something on the installment plan and raised an adolescent."