Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Seeds of Influence...

"A new word is like a fresh seed sown on the ground of the discussion."
Ludwig Whittgenstein

"Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed."
Robert H. Schuller 

"Dreams are the seeds of change. Nothing ever grows without a seed, and nothing ever changes without a dream." 
Debby Boone

"From a small seed a mighty trunk may grow."

"Every adversity, every failure, and every heartache, carries with it the Seed of an equivalent or greater benefit."
Napolean Hill

"It is like the seed put in the soil - the more one sows, the greater the harvest."
Orison Swett Marden

"And so our mothers and grandmothers have, more often than not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see - or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read."
Alice Walker

"Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another."
Napoleon Hill

"Always seek out the seed of triumph in every adversity."
Og Mandino

"Life does not accommodate you, it shatters you. It is meant to, and it couldn't do it better. Every seed destroys its container or else there would be no fruition."
Florida Scott-Maxwell

"The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower, share a bit of knowledge and it becomes another's, smile at someone and receive a smile in return, are to me continual spiritual exercises."
Leo Buscaglia

"I do not want to die... until I have faithfully made the most of my talent and cultivated the seed that was placed in me until the last small twig has grown."
Kathe Kollwitz


  1. Beautiful shots, they are so delicate and photogenic like this.

  2. The fifth shot from the bottom is...WOW! Love all of them, though. The seed quotes are so thought-provoking. Thanks for sharing!

  3. Fantastic! "Think Twice" is my favorite! Thanks for planting these seeds for me today Tina!