Winter is on My Head

Winter is on My Head

by Victor Hugo Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart. As featured onThe Daily Gardener podcast: Words inspired by the garden are the sweetest, most beautiful words of all.

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Laughter is the Sun

Laughter is the Sun

by Victor Hugo Here are some words about the winter mindset: Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face. As featured onThe Daily Gardener podcast: Words inspired by the garden are the sweetest, most beautiful words of all.

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How Did it Happen That Their Lips Came Together

How Did it Happen That Their Lips Came Together

by Victor Hugo How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said.       Note: Today in…

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A Garden to Walk In

A Garden to Walk In

by Victor Hugo A garden to walk in and immensity to dream in — what more could he ask? A few flowers at his feet and above him the stars.         Note: Today in 1885, Victor Hugo died, the author of the Hunchback of Notre-Dame as well as Les Miserables. A gardener,…

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Sorrow is a Fruit

Sorrow is a Fruit

by Victor Hugo Sorrow is a fruit. God does not make it grow on limbs too weak to bear it.       Note: Today in 1885, Victor Hugo died, the author of the Hunchback of Notre-Dame as well as Les Miserables. A gardener, Hugo had many wonderful garden-inspired quotes. As featured onThe Daily Gardener…

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Life is the Flower

Life is the Flower

by Victor Hugo Life is the flower for which love is the honey.        Note: Today in 1885, Victor Hugo died, the author of the Hunchback of Notre-Dame as well as Les Miserables. A gardener, Hugo had many wonderful garden-inspired quotes. As featured onThe Daily Gardener podcast: Words inspired by the garden are…

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