What better addition to your garden journal, blog posts or gardening scrapbook than a plant, growing or soil themed quotes, verses, and sayings?
Gardening Quotes About the Joy (or Addiction) of Gardening
I think that so many quotes center around the addiction of gardening because whatever color our thumbs may be, we all enjoy digging in the dirt.
“An addiction to gardening is not all bad when you consider all the other choices in life.” ~ Cora Lee Bell
“I have often thought that if heaven had given me choice of my position and calling it should have been on a rich spot of earth, well watered, and near a good market for the production of a garden…though an old man, I am but a young gardener.” ~ Thomas Jefferson
“Man was lost and saved in a garden.” ~Pascal
“If you want to be happy for a lifetime, be a gardener.” ~ Chinese Proverb
“God made rainy days so gardeners could get housework done.” ~ Anonymous
“A gardener’s work is never at an end; it begins with the year and continues to the next.” ~ John Evelyn
“We come from the earth, we return to the earth, and in between we garden.” ~ Anonymous
“God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed it is the purest of human pleasures.” ~ Francis Bacon