"It is like the seed put in the soil - the more one sows, the greater the harvest."
"He plants trees to benefit another generation."Orison Swett Marden on Caecilius Statius
"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need."Orison Swett Marden on Marcus Tullius Cicero
"What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered."Orison Swett Marden on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get."Orison Swett Marden on H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
"The best place to find God is in a garden. You can dig for him there."Orison Swett Marden on George Bernard Shaw
"Nothing else so destroys the power to stand alone as the habit of leaning upon others. If you lean, you will never be strong or original. Stand alone or bury your ambition to be somebody in the world."
"No employer today is independent of those about him. He cannot succeed alone, no matter how great his ability or capital. Business today is more than ever a question of cooperation."
"The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment it is not in luck or chance, or the help of others it is in yourself alone."
"There is an infinite difference between a little wrong and just right, between fairly good and the best, between mediocrity and superiority."
"Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is. It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the best possible under any and all circumstances."