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What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you allow one single germ, one single seed of slavery to remain in the soil of America... that germ will spring up, that noxious weed will thrive, and again stifle the growth, wither the leaves, blast the flowers and poison the fair fruits of freedom.
A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.
Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone.
A flower falls, even though we love it; and a weed grows, even though we do not love it.
A weed is but an unloved flower.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Once you go inside and weed through the muck, you will find the real beauty, the truth about yourself.
I'm a bit of a clothes hoarder, admittedly. I try to weed out stuff. My girlfriends come over for cheese and wine and go shopping in my wardrobe. They especially love it when they get stuff with a tag still on.
A weed is no more than a flower in disguise, Which is seen through at once, if love give a man eyes.
James Russell Lowell
Violence is like a weed - it does not die even in the greatest drought.
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.
Kanan is a big road through the Santa Monica Mountains. Between mid-March and mid-April, when you get over to the western side of the mountains, it's populated by Spanish broom - this beautiful, yellow, flowering weed that smells the way I imagine it smells along the Yellow Brick Road.
John C. McGinley
I grew up like a neglected weed - ignorant of liberty, having no experience of it.
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
You kind of need to weed through who is wanting to be a true friend.
They whom truth and wisdom lead, can gather honey from a weed.
Science grows like a weed every year.
I love having my hands in the dirt. It is never a science and always an art. There are no rules. And if it comes down to me versus that weed I'm trying to pull out of the ground that doesn't want to come out? I know I'll win.
Ignorance is an evil weed, which dictators may cultivate among their dupes, but which no democracy can afford among its citizens.
I was a weed. Such a skinny little weed. I just couldn't put on weight; I couldn't put on muscle. I was the oddest shape. And I thought that was it: that's how I'd look for the rest of my life. And I'd beat myself up about it so much. But you change an awful lot. You're 16. Your body's not even halfway to what it'll end up being.
My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles.
Anti-Semitism is a noxious weed that should be cut out. It has no place in America.
William Howard Taft
I didn't want to tell the tree or weed what it was. I wanted it to tell me something and through me express its meaning in nature.
I don't have a gardener, because I enjoy pulling weeds. It's hard to explain, but there is something fulfilling about pulling out a weed and knowing that you got all the roots.
I attribute the quarrelsome nature of the Middle Ages young men entirely to the want of the soothing weed.
Jerome K. Jerome
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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