"The groves were God's first temples."
"Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises."William C. Bryant 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."William C. Bryant on Anais Nin
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better."William C. Bryant 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."William C. Bryant 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."William C. Bryant on Abraham Lincoln
"A sculptor wields The chisel, and the stricken marble grows To beauty."
"Weep not that the world changes - did it keep a stable, changeless state, it were cause indeed to weep."
"Poetry is that art which selects and arranges the symbols of thought in such a manner as to excite the imagination the most powerfully and delightfully."
"Go forth under the open sky, and list To Nature's teachings."
"Eloquence is the poetry of prose."