National Daisy Day: Interesting Quotes About The Flower

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National Daisy Day, as the name suggests, is a day dedicated to the beautiful flower and is marked annually on Jan. 28.

Native to northern Europe, daisies are found in North America, Australia, Africa, and South America. The word 'daisy' comes from the Old English language, "day’s eye" as the petals blossom at dawn and close at dusk.

On the occasion of National Daisy Day, here are a few interesting quotes about the beautiful flower. (Courtesy – Kidadle)

  • "Daisy chains are pretty fragile, and it turns out that families are too." -Cathy Cassidy
  • "The love of God toward you is like the Amazon River flowing down to water a single daisy." -F.B. Meyer
  • "Those fields of daisies we landed on, and dusty fields and desert stretches. Memories of many skies and earths beneath us - many days, many nights of stars." -Anne Morrow Lindberg
  • "Daisies are like sunshine to the ground." -Drew Barrymore
  • "Their desire was silent yet magnificent, like a thousand daisies attuning their faces toward the path of the sun." -Jeffrey Eugenides
  • "So she was considering in her own mind... whether the pleasure of making a daisy-chain would be worth the trouble of getting up and picking the daisies." -Lewis Carroll
  • "Don't everlastingly read messages into paintings - there's the Daisy - you don't rave over or read messages into it - you just look at that bully little flower - isn't that enough?" -John Marin
  • "You must lie upon the daisies and discourse in novel phrases of complicated state of mind. The meaning doesn't matter if it's only idle chatter of a transcendental kind." -W. S. Gilbert
  • "Behold the azure sea in front of you, the turquoise sky above you, the amber mountain beneath your feet, and the golden daisy in your hands. How are you not the richest person on earth?"-Khang Kijarro Nguyen
  • "If I had my life to live over, I'd pick more daisies." -Don Herold


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