water color  “If our destiny stems from our name, then I weep for the flower named Wilt.” ~ Jarod Kintz, It Occurred to Me  961  "When weeding, the best way to make sure you are removing a weed and not a valuable plant is to pull on it. If it comes out of the ground easily, it is a valuable plant." ~ Author Unknown  15725  “Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.” ~ Aristotle  27698  “Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.” ~ Steve Maraboli 
Painted  “I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.” ~ Georgia O'Keeffe  4666  "书是随时携带的花园 shū shì suí shí xié dài de huā yuán - A book is like a garden carried in the pocket." ~ Chinese Proverb  Fairies  "If we opened our minds to enjoyment, we might find tranquil pleasures spread about us on every side. We might live with the angels that visit us on every sunbeam, and sit with the fairies who wait on every flower." ~ Samuel Smiles  fairy garden  “Love is a peaceful feeling, like a flower hugging a butterfly.” ~ Jarod Kintz, This Book Has No Title 
3632  "Three-fourths of the Earth's surface is water, and one-fourth is land. It is quite clear that the good Lord intended us to spend triple the amount of time fishing as taking care of the yard." ~ Chuck Clark  17631  "Sunlight is painting." ~ Nathaniel Hawthorne  26412  "Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot, others transform a yellow spot into the sun." ~ Pablo Picasso  10643  "Why do people give each other flowers? To celebrate various important occasions, they're killing living creatures? Why restrict it to plants? 'Sweetheart, let's make up. Have this deceased squirrel.'" ~ The Washington Post 
6473  “Many secrets of art and nature are thought by the unlearned to be magical.” ~ Francis Bacon  20479  "The land of fairy, where nobody gets old and godly and grave, where nobody gets old and crafty and wise, where nobody gets old and bitter of tongue." ~ William Butler Yeats  18104  "When the first baby laughed for the first time, the laugh broke into a thousand pieces and they all went skipping about, and that was the beginning of fairies. And now when every new baby is born its first laugh becomes a fairy. So there ought to be one fairy for every boy or girl." ~ James Matthew Barrie (Peter, in Peter Pan, act 1)  21498  "What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?" ~ Henry David Thoreau 
31520  "It's not the destination; it's the journey there." ~ Unknown  2089  "Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic." ~ Ambrose Bierce  The Bride  “The groom always smiles proudly because he's convinced he's accomplished something quite wonderful. The bride smiles because she's been able to convince him of it.” ~ Judith McNaught, A Kingdom of Dreams