Quotes - Sunflower

Quotes about sunflower by topic: Sun and sunflowers, People and sunflowers, Roses and sunflowers, Van Gogh and sunflowers, Flowers and sunflowers, Sunflowers features, Smile and sunflowers, Women and sunflowers, Attitude to sunflowers, Love and sunflowers, God and sunflowers, Friends and sunflowers, Life and sunflowers, Nature and sunflowers, Relationship and sunflowers, etc.

Sun and sunflowers

Sunflowers await the sun in the morning and remain facing it until it sets. (Sebastian Kneipp)
A sunflower field is like a sky with a thousand suns. (Corina Abdulahm-Negura)
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what sunflowers do. (Helen Keller)
Never look directly at the sun. Instead, look at the sunflower. (Vera Nazarian)
The earth paints a portrait of the sun at dawn with sunflowers in bloom. Unhappy with the portrait, she erases it and paints it again and again. (Rabindranath Tagore)
The head of all flower heads is one flower; the sunflower in the sky, that gives the others vivid color stemming from the inside. (Curtis Tyrone Jones)

People and sunflowers

We’re all golden sunflowers inside. (Allen Ginsberg)
Sunflowers are like people to me. (Joan Mitchell)
Make it like a sunflower. (Steve Jobs)
She is a sunflower! She brings hope to people. (Avijeet Das)
The morning glories and the sunflowers turn naturally toward the light, but we have to be taught, it seems. (Richard Rohr)
Yellow is my favorite summer color – it makes me feel like a sunflower. (Bria Vinaite)
Flatterers are like sunflowers, looking to heaven but rooted in the earth,seeking advantage and gain. (Friedrich Freiherr von Logau)

Roses and sunflowers

Be a Sunflower in a field of roses. (T.F. Fox)
In a crowd of roses, choose to be a sunflower. Thornless. Unwithering. Abundant in seeds. (Jatawny M. Chatmon)
If roses tried to be sunflowers, they would lose their beauty; and if sunflowers tried to be roses, they would lose their strength. (Matshona Dhliwayo)
I will admit you are the finest if not the loveliest rose in the garden. But you see, my dear, I was looking for a sunflower. (Richelle E. Goodrich)
Fame is the scentless sunflower, with gaudy crown of gold; But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold. (Oliver Wendell Holmes)

Quotes about roses

Van Gogh and sunflowers

The sunflower is mine, in a way. (Vincent Van Gogh)
… as soon as the sun rises, because these flowers quickly wither, they must be painted in one go … (Vincent Van Gogh)
I am painting with the same enthusiasm as a Marseillaise eats bouillabaisse … I am painting big sunflowers. (Vincent Van Gogh)
When van Gogh paints sunflowers, he reveals, or achieves, the vivid relation between himself, as man, and the sunflower, as sunflower, at that quick moment of time. (D.H. Lawrence)
In the hope that Gauguin and I will have a common workshop, I want to decorate it. Some big sunflowers and nothing else. (Vincent Van Gogh)
Van Gogh’s sunflowers, it seems, are wilting, just like their real-life counterparts did. (Kassia St. Clair)

Flowers and sunflowers

The sunflower is the most joyous of all of nature’s flowers. (Laynni Locke)
Flowers have an expression of countenance as much as men or animals. Some seem to smile; some have a sad expression; some are pensive and diffident; others again are plain, honest and upright, like the broad-faced sunflower and hollyhock. (Henry Ward Beecher)
So, I’m off to the market to buy a few sunflowers to place in a vase on my kitchen table. Have a beautiful day! (Olivia Dunn)
The sunflower was ashamed to acknowledge the nameless flower as her kin. Then the sun rose, smiled kindly at the despised one and asked: “How are you, my darling? (Rabindranath Tagore)

Quotes about flowers

Sunflowers features

The sunflower is a favorite emblem of constancy. (Thomas Bulfinch)
Sunflowers never lie. (Emily Byrnes)
The sunflower is a mystery, just as every single thing in the universe is. (Robert Farrar Capon)
Even the most beautiful sunflower lets its head down. (Cecilia Kirstein)
A frail sunflower grows and dies before an oak. (Jean-Jacques Rousseau)
Of all the ways the sunflower loves light, regret is the most beautiful shadow on the sundial. (Paul Eluard)

Smile and sunflowers

Smile to the world and smile to the people you love, as a sunflower smiles at the sun. (Remez Sasson)
Look at its shape, with vibrant yellows and oranges, a sunflower can brighten your day…it’s as if it is smiling like a happy face painted on the sun. (Bodhi Smith)
Look at its shape, with vibrant yellows and oranges, a sunflower can brighten your day…it’s as if it is smiling like a happy face painted on the sun. (Bodhi Smith)
When I went out to work today and looked a tall sunflower in the face, it smiled at me with all of its seeds. (Vladimir Nabokov)

Women and sunflowers

A rose can never be a sunflower, and a sunflower can never be a rose. All flowers are beautiful in their own way, and that’s like women too. (Miranda Kerr)
A woman is like a sunflower – where there is light and the sun, she turns her head there … (Lyudmila Shcherblyuk)
She stood out like a sunflower in a field of wheat. (Jennifer L. Armentrout)
Does she realize she looks like a sunflower, ready to rain sunlight on all who look down upon her? (Simone Elkeles)
On the porch of the house stood Elizaveta Sergeevna and Aunt Luchitskaya, wearing a large straw hat on their heads—the hat made her look like a sunflower . (Maxim Gorky)

Attitude to sunflowers

If I were a flower…I would be a sunflower. To always follow the sun, turn my back to darkness, stand proud, tall and straight even with my head full of seeds. (Pam Stewart)
I don’t know why, but I love sunflowers, and I just have this vivid memory of being in a field of sunflowers and how they felt like trees. They felt so tall. (Oksana Masters)
Big doesn’t necessarily mean better. Sunflowers aren’t better than violets. (Edna Ferber)

Love and sunflowers

A sunflower teaches us so much about love. (Samrah Ahmad)
Sunflowers bowed their heads, depressed like me. I can’t imagine my whole life without you. (Adriano Celentano)
In the morning the sunflower blossoms due to the sun’s rays. This morning I just wanted to remind you that my heart blossoms with love for you every day I wake up and it is going to do that forever. (Sheila Carey)

God and sunflowers

The other seeing the sun-turner says: when will it be, my God, that my soul will follow the attractions of your goodness? (St Francis de Sales)
What god does a sunflower believe in? That’s the god I believe in. (Marty Rubin)
The sun comes out of its tent The sunflower is in the field They walk their path together As the creator once devised. (Jo Dantes)

Friends and sunflowers

Sunflowers are my friends. (Laynni Locke)
Every friend is to the other a sun, and a sunflower also. He attracts and follows. (Jean Paul)
True friends are like bright sunflowers that never fade away, even over distance and time. (Marie Williams Johnstone)

Life and sunflowers

Sunflowers know the secret of life is to follow the sun. (Clifford Thurlow)
A person grows like a sunflower , reaches for the sun, and turns there … (Peter Proskurin)
Come, come and sit beside me and watch the Sun and Sunflowers toast each other and perceive that peace is just a drink away from the eternity. (Bhuwan Thapaliya)

Nature and sunflowers

And the yellow sunflower by the brook, in autumn beauty stood. (William Cullen Bryant)
And to this day I love endless landscapes, big horizons, sunflowers, and narcissi. (Gisela Hausmann)
I come from a place where the grass overflows with wonder, where sunflowers grow up to the moon and where the sea writes love letters to the sky. And you, where are you from? (Fabrizio Caramagna)

Relationship and sunflowers

The sunflower wants to greet you because it loves to face the sun. (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)
My will broke at the sound of his voice, and my head turned with as much inevitability as a sunflower turning its face to the sun. (Patricia Briggs)

Gardening and sunflowers

I plant sunflowers and get back daily joy. (Nadine Locke)
A sunflower for my sunflower. To brighten the dark October days you hate so much. Plant some more, and be safe in the knowledge a warm and bright summer awaits. (Cecelia Ahern)

Quotes about gardening

Freedom and sunflowers

Sunflower-bordered roads always seem to me the roads to freedom. (Willa Cather)
I dreamed that the sun was sold into slavery to a large sunflower by the road, that the sun was no longer free from now on. (Sergey Dyachenko)

Quotes about freedom

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