O FRIEND! In the garden of thy heart plant naught but the rose of love… -Baha’u’llah
- "I died a mineral, and became a plant. I died a plant… "I died a mineral, and became a plant. I died a plant and rose an animal. I died an animal and I was man. Why should I fear? When was I less by dying?" - Jalal ad-Din Rumi
- "Footfalls echo in the memory, Down the passage which… "Footfalls echo in the memory, Down the passage which we did not take, Towards the door we never opened Into the rose-garden." - T.S. Eliot
- "It’s like if you plant something in the concrete "It's like if you plant something in the concrete and if it grow and the rose petal got all kinda scratches and marks, you ain't gonna say "damn, look at all the scratches and marks on the rose that grew from the concrete.." you gonna be like "DAMN! a ROSE grew from the CONCRETE?"" - Tupac Shakur
- Katharine Lee Bates – rose ?*?*•?"Love planted a rose, and the world turned sweet." ~Katharine Lee Bates???????????????