“If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden.”
“Is the spring coming?" he said. "What is it like?"...
“Two things cannot be in one place. Where you tend a rose, my lad, a thistle cannot grow.”
“If nature has made you for a giver, your hands are born open, and so is your heart; and though there may be times when your hands are empty, your heart is always full, and you can give things out of that—warm things, kind things, sweet things—help and comfort and laughter—and sometimes gay, kind laughter is the best help of all.”
“At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope it can be done, then they see it can be done--then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago.”