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Quotes of the Day for 1 November 2000 – Flowers

It was intense. I listened to "War of the Worlds" from 62 years ago, I watched Rocky Horror Picture Show - interrupted by the need to hand out great quantities of tamper-proof candies to masked children whose costumes didn't mean a thing to me. Now I think it's time for something completely different: Let's try Flowers.

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The quotes:

Whatever a man's age, he can reduce it several years by putting a bright-colored flower in his buttonhole.
     - Mark Twain

God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees, and flowers, and clouds, and stars.
     - Martin Luther

If you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for the moment.
     - Georgia O'Keefe

It is always wise to stop wishing for things long enough to enjoy the fragrance of those now flowering.
     - Patrice Gifford

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