"And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers is always the first to be touch'd by the thorns."
"Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises."Thomas Moore on Pedro Calderon de la Barca
"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom."Thomas Moore on Anais Nin
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better."Thomas Moore on Albert Einstein
"I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes."Thomas Moore on e. e. cummings
"All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind."Thomas Moore on Abraham Lincoln
"Study until twenty-five, investigation until forty, profession until sixty, at which age I would have him retired on a double allowance."
"True change takes place in the imagination."
"Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed."
"Bastard Freedom waves Her fustian flag in mockery over slaves."
"A friendship that like love is warm A love like friendship, steady."