"Earth laughs in flowers."
"It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds."
"Home is the nicest word there is."
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."
"Let your watchword be order and your beacon beauty."
"The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn."
"The best things in life aren't things."
"Two things revolutionized my life: moving to the countryside and falling in love."
"Spring won't let me stay in this house any longer! I must get out and breathe the air deeply again."
"To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow."
"Despite the forecast, live like it's spring."
"When snow falls, nature listens."
"The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it."
"Not what we have, but what we enjoy constitutes our abundance."
"Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower."
"A seed hidden in the heart of an apple is an orchard invisible."
"It all just seemed so good the way we had it. Back before everything became automatic."
"I had rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world."
"Two feet move your body. Four feet move your soul."
"That is one good thing about this wold... there are always sure to be more springs."
"Some old-fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat."
"It was such a pleasure to sink one's hands into the warm earth, to feel at one's fingertips the possibilities of the new season."
"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication."
"The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for."
"Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language."
"There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man."
"Happiness is making the most of what you have, and riches is making the most of what you've got."
"Flowers always make people better, happier, and more hopeful; they are sunshine, food, and medicine for the soul."
"Thrift is not an affair of the pocket, but an affair of character."
"The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself."