This is a deep, permanent human condition,
this need to be loved and to love.
— Annie Proulx
Our Dear Friends, Neighbors & Gardeners
I have found that to love and be loved is the most empowering of all human emotions.
~ Jane Goodall
and a visitor is glimpsed in the back yard
When you are loved life fills in you
And there is reason for us all.
— Dorothea Lasky
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
— Henry David Thoreau
Gardens are not created or made, they unfold, spiraling open like the silk petals of an evening primrose flower to reveal the ground plot of the mind and heart of the gardener and the good earth.
— Wendy Johnson, Green Gulch Farm Zen Center