Tuesday, 26 February 2013

The Beauty of Roses

Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.

- Alphonse Karr

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The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.


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It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees.

-George Eliot

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One may live without bread, not without roses.

-Jean Richepin

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Id rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.

-Emma Goldman
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Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie.

-George Herbert
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