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Basil of Caesarea
Greek bishop of Caesarea Mazaca in Cappadocia 330-379
A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very frankly give them fruit for their songs.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each. Let them be your only diet drink and botanical medicines.
French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
Love is often the fruit of marriage.
French writer and philosopher 1712-1778
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what a man needs to be happy ?
Greek historian 484-425 BC
All men's gains are the fruit of venturing.
All our progress is an unfolding, like a vegetable bud. You have first an instinct, then an opinion, then a knowledge as the plant has root, bud, and fruit. Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
American novelist, essayist and autobiographer 1900-1977
Ambition is a Dead Sea fruit, and the greatest peril to the soul is that one is likely to get precisely what he is seeking.
Henry Brooks Adams
American historian 1838-1918
As for America, it is the ideal fruit of all your youthful hopes and reforms. Everybody is fairly decent, respectable, domestic, bourgeois, middle-class, and tiresome. There is absolutely nothing to revile except that it's a bore.
American journalist 1960-
At one point, Sarah Palin sent her husband instructions to stock up on 'fresh fruit and veggies' for the kids, and 'as little processed foods as possible.'
Crime and punishment grow out of one stem. Punishment is a fruit that, unsuspected, ripens with the flower of the pleasure that concealed it.
Henry Ward Beecher
American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
Death is the dropping of the flower that the fruit may swell.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-1799
Erudition can produce foliage without bearing fruit.
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