Alfred Austin - Quotes

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The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.

The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.

Tears are the summer showers to the soul.

Tears are the summer showers to the soul.

Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are.

Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are.

There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder.

There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder.

Public opinion is no more than this: what people think that other people think. ---->>>

Exclusiveness in a garden is a mistake as great as it is in society.

Exclusiveness in a garden is a mistake as great as it is in society.

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: May 30, 1835
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Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Poet
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Alfred Austin DL (30 May 1835 – 2 June 1913) was an English poet who was appointed Poet Laureate in 1896, after an interval following the death of Tennyson, when the other candidates had either caused controversy or refused the honour. It was claimed that he was being rewarded for his support for the Conservative leader Lord Salisbury in the General Election of 1895 (wikipedia)