"Gardens are not made by singing 'Oh, how beautiful,' and sitting in the shade."
"He plants trees to benefit another generation."Rudyard Kipling on Caecilius Statius
"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need."Rudyard Kipling on Marcus Tullius Cicero
"What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered."Rudyard Kipling on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get."Rudyard Kipling on H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
"The best place to find God is in a garden. You can dig for him there."Rudyard Kipling on George Bernard Shaw
"He travels the fastest who travels alone."
"Down to Gehenna, or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone."
"And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves 'It's pretty, but is it Art?'"
"It's clever, but is it Art?"
"San Francisco is a mad city - inhabited for the most part by perfectly insane people whose women are of a remarkable beauty."