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100 Perfect Wildflower Quotes, Poems and Captions

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Seeing wildflowers always makes your day a little better. They are often a surprise, grow in unexpected places and add some color and joy to your day. If you looking for wildflower quotes and sayings you have come to the right place. We have gathered all the best wild flower quotes here including short wildflower quotes for Instagram, I am a wildflower quotes, like a wildflower quotes, wildflower love quotes, cute quotes about wildflowers, inspirational wildflower quotes, deep quotes about wildflowers, quotes for wildflowers, quotes on wildflowers, wildflower poems, wildflower sayings and wildflower captions.

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Wildflower Quotes

Here are our favorite wildflower quotes.

“Chase your wildflower dreams, because even the smallest buds can become something beautiful.” – C.V. Sutherland

“What a lonely place it would be to have a world without a wildflower!” – Roland R Kemler

“I think I like wildflowers best. They just grow wherever they want. No one has to plant them. And then their seeds blow in the wind and they find a new place to grow.” – Rebecca Donovan

“They are wildflowers. They would not want a name.” – Silas House

Flowers by trail with wildflower quotes by Silas House

“Magic exists. Who can doubt it, when there are rainbows and wildflowers, the music of the wind and the silence of the stars?” -Nora Roberts

“To be thrilled by the stars at night; to be elated over a bird’s nest or a wildflower in spring — these are some of the rewards of the simple life.” – John Burroughs

“Wildflowers are the loveliest of all because they grow in uncultivated soil, in those hard, rugged places where no one expects them to flourish.” – Micheline Ryckman

“Very little grows on jagged rock. Be ground. Be crumbled, so wildflowers will come up where you are.” – Rumi

“Every flower must grow through dirt.” – Laurie Jean Sennott

Lilacs starting to bloom with a short quotes about flowers by Sennott

“Wildflowers can’t be controlled, and neither can the girl with a soul boundless as the sky, and a spirit as free and wild as the ocean.” -Melody Lee

“To find the universal elements enough; to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter… to be thrilled by the stars at night; to be elated over a bird’s nest or a wildflower in spring – these are some of the rewards of the simple life.” – John Burroughs

“And when our bodies rise again, they will be wildflowers, then rabbits, then wolves singing a perfect love to the beautiful, meaningless moon.” – Philip Appleman

Short Wildflower Quotes for Instagram

These short wildflower quotes for Instagram make perfect captions for your next wildflower post. If you like short quotes check out our lists of Short Inspirational Quotes, Short Quotes About Life, Short Positive Quotes, Short Deep Quotes, Funny Short Quotes, Short Cute Quotes, Short Friendship Quotes, Short Quotes About Change, Short Travel Quotes and Best Short Quotes.

“It is no use trying to improve on children’s names for wildflowers.” – Mary Hunter Austin

“How do you press a wildflower into the pages of an e-book?” – Lewis Buzbee

“Wildflowers are the stuff of my heart!” – Lady Bird Johnson

Yellow flowers with a short wildflowers quotes by Lady Bird Johnson

“No matter how chaotic it is, wildflowers will still spring up in the middle of nowhere.” – Sheryl Crow

“A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love.” – Max Muller

“Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature.” – Gerard De Nerval

“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.” – Pablo Neruda.

“The smallest of them was sprawled on his belly, face buried in a mound of wildflowers.” – Sarah J. Maas

“Always it’s spring and everyone’s in love the flowers pick themselves.” – E.E. Cummings

White flower iwth short quotes about spring flower by Cummings

“She wore flowers in her hair and carried magic secrets in her eyes.” – Arundhati Roy

“Flowers are restful to look at. They have neither emotions nor conflicts.” – Sigmund Freud.

“Happiness is to hold flowers in both hands.” -Japanese Proverb

I Am a Wildflower Quotes

Here are a few I am a wildflower quotes.

“I am a wildflower – beautiful, wild and free.”

“Do you suppose she is a wildflower?” – Lewis Carroll

Orange flowers with I am a wildflower quotes

“She is a little wildflower with a lot of warrior underneath.” – Melody Lee

“In a field of roses I am a wildflower.”

“I was a wildflower that would continue to grow in the most unexpected weather.” – Taisha DeAza

Like a Wildflower Quotes

Check out these like a wildflower quotes.

“Like a wild flower; she spent her days, allowing herself to grow, not many knew of her struggle, but eventually all; knew of her light.” – Nikki Rowe

“Like wildflowers; you must allow yourself to grow in all the places people thought you never would.” — E.V. Rogina

“Love is like wildflowers; It’s often found in the most unlikely places.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“My friendship it is not in my power to give… a sound and healthy friendship is the growth of time and circumstance, it will spring up and thrive like a wildflower when these favour, and when they do not, it is in vain to look for it.” – William Wordsworth

“May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day.” – Native American Proverb

Daisys with like a wildflower quotes

“It will create an excitement that will sweep the country like wildflowers.” – Samuel Goldwyn

“Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree.” – Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

“Like wildflowers you must allow yourself to grow in all the places people thought you never would.” – Lorde

“Make it so the poor are no longer despised and thrown away. Look at them standing about – like wildflowers, which have nowhere else to grow.” – Philip Yancey

Wildflower Love Quotes

If you like these wildflower love quotes, you should also check out our lists of Short Love Quotes, I Love You Quotes for Her, I Love You Quotes for Him, Romantic Quotes, True Love Quotes, Love You More Quotes, Love of My Life Quotes, Thinking of You Quotes, Lost Love Quotes, Cute Love Quotes, Funny Love Quotes and Love Yourself Quotes.

“Wildflowers aren’t meant to be cut & tamed. They’re meant to be loved & admired.” -Anthony T. Hincks

Pink flowers and wildflower love quotes by Anthony Hincks

“You belong among the wildflowers

You belong in a boat out at sea

You belong with your love on your arm

You belong somewhere you feel free”

– Tom Petty

“My twenties were about exploring love and being a wildflower and trying to figure everything out. Now I’m not comfortable being that happy wildflower anymore, but I still don’t feel like a woman.” – Drew Barrymore

“Love is the flower you’ve got to let grow.” – John Lennon

“A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love.” – Max Muller

“Life is the flower for which love is the honey.” – Victor Hugo

Pink rose with short quotes about a flower by Victor Hugo

“It’s spring again. I can hear the birds sing again. See the flowers start to bud. See young people fall in love.” – Lou Rawls

If you like this quote head to our list of Short Spring Quotes

Cute and Inspirational Quotes About Wildflowers

You’ll love these cute quotes about wildflowers. If you like inspirational quotes check out our lists of Short Inspirational Quotes, Inspirational Morning Quotes, Inspirational Quotes for Today, Funny Inspirational Quotes and Inspirational Quotes for Work.

“People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us.” – Iris Murdoch

“Almost every person, from childhood, has been touched by the untamed beauty of wildflowers.” – Lady Bird Johnson

“The flower that follows the sun does so even in cloudy days.” – Robert Leighton

“Flowers whisper ‘Beauty!’ to the world, even as they fade, wilt, fall.” – Dr. SunWolf.

“There is poetry among the wildflowers.” – Rachel Irene Stevenson

Purple flowers with cute quotes about wildflowers by Stevenson

“Wildflowers don’t grow haphazardly us we are led to believe. They grow in fantastic patterns which are different to each of us you see.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“Wildflowers?” she asked, confused. “She said you liked them. She said to tell you to braid them into your hair.” – Cat Patrick

“He’s the path lined with wildflowers, And I’m Red Riding Hood. I’ve been warned, but I just can’t resist the blossom and perfume that calls me over.” – Liz Reinhardt

“We are the bird’s eggs. Bird’s eggs, flowers, butterflies, rabbits, cows, sheep, we are caterpillars; we are leaves of ivy and springs of wildflower. We are women. We rise from the wave.” -Susan Griffin

If you like this quote head to our list of Butterfly Quotes

“Men do change, and change comes like a little wind that ruffles the curtains at dawn, and it comes like the stealthy perfume of wildflowers hidden in the grass.” – John Steinbeck

“There are as many ways of loving as there are people, and that wildflower variety is the great beauty of this dimension of existence.” – Rumi

“If all flowers wanted to be roses, nature would lose her springtime beauty and the fields would no longer be decked out with little wildflowers.” – Therese of Lisieux

Purple flowers with inspirational wildflower quotes

“Being preoccupied with our self-image is like being deaf and blind. It’s like standing in the middle of a vast field of wildflowers with a black hood over our heads.” – Pema Chodron

“Flowers don’t worry about how they’re going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light and that makes them beautiful.” – Jim Carrey

“The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all directions.” – Chanakya

“Flowers are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty out values all the utilities of the world.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson.

“If we could see the miracle of a single flower, clearly our whole life would change.” – Gautama Buddha.

“Spring buds burst to bloom, and the river carries their song of life.” – Jayita Bhattacharjee

Pink flowers with quotes on flowers blooming and spring by Bhattacharjee

“Man has created some lovely dwellings, some soul-stirring literature. He has done much to alleviate physical pain. But he has not… created a substitute for a sunset, a grove of pines, the music of the winds, the dank smell of the deep forest, or the shy beauty of a wildflower.” – Harvey Broome

“My special cause, the one that alerts my interest and quickens the pace of my life, is to preserve the wildflowers and native plants that define the regions of our land-to encourage and promote their use in appropriate areas, and thus help pass on to generation in waiting the quiet jobs and satisfactions I have known since my childhood.” – Lady Bird Johnson

“To see a world in a grain of sand and a heaven in a wildflower.” – William Blake

Flower field with deep quotes about wildflowers by William Blake

“The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.” – D. H. Lawrence.

“Periods in the wilderness or desert were not lost time. You might find life, wildflowers, fossils, sources of water. I wish there were shortcuts to wisdom and self-knowledge: cuter abysses or three- day spa wilderness experiences. Sadly, it doesn’t work that way. I so resent this. – Anne Lamott

“Not everyone needs more money, she says. I don’t. My family doesn’t. You might not realize it, but we have our riches here, and we have our peace. We have the forest, the wildflowers. They’re not weighted the same way your treasures are, not bought and sold. So you don’t recognize the value in them.” – J. J. Brown

“A truly good book is something as natural, and as unexpectedly and unaccountably fair and perfect, as a wildflower discovered on the prairies of the West or in the jungles of the East.” — Henry David Thoreau

“It is easier to tell a person what life is not, rather than to tell them what it is. A child understands weeds that grow from lack of attention, in a garden. However, it is hard to explain the wildflowers that one gardener calls weeds, and another considers beautiful ground cover.” – Shannon L. Alder

“All that mattered was the hum of the bees and the chirp of birdsong, the way the sun gleamed on the edge of a blue wildflower, the distant bleat and clink of grazing goats.” -Alison Croggon

“Wildflower corners are easy to maintain, but once gone, they are hard to rebuild.” – Aldo Leopold

“I think that people tend to associate the word “wild” with something that is used up and dirty; but I associate the word “wild” with wildflowers, wild roses, things in fields that haven’t been hurt yet! So let’s be things in fields that have healed and that have grown. Let’s be wild.” – C. JoyBell

Last Quotes on Wildflowers

Finally, our last quotes on wildflowers.

“If I had to describe the scent of Michigan in spring and summer, it wouldn’t be a particular smell – blooming wildflowers or boat exhaust off the lake – it would be a color: Green.” – Viola Shipman

“My mother was perfectly horrified when I began shooting and tried to keep me in school, but I would run away and go quail shooting in the woods or trim my dresses with wreaths of wildflowers.” – Annie Oakley

“Devilish men should not be allowed to hold kittens, babies, or bouquets of wildflowers. There ought to be an Act of Parliament.” – Tessa Dare

“One person’s weed is another person’s wildflower.” – Susan Wittig Albert

Pink flowers with quotes for wildflowers by Susan Albert

“They alighted on a little plateau covered in purple and orange wildflowers.” – Sarah J. Maas

“A strange breeze rustled through the clearing, temporarily overpowering the stink of trash and murk. It brought the smell of berries and wildflowers and clean rainwater, things that might’ve once been in these woods. Suddenly I was nostalgic for something I’d never knew.” – Rick Riordan

“In Austin, the eco-capital of Texas, residents tend to favor native plants and wildflowers to the sculpted lawns of the Palm Springs variety.” – Douglas Brinkley

“Literature is a vast forest and the masterpieces are the lakes, the towering trees or strange trees… but a forest is also made up of ordinary trees, patches of grass, puddles, clinging vines, mushrooms, and little wildflowers.” – Roberto Bolano

“In another time’s forgotten space, your eyes looked through your mother’s face, Wildflower seed on the sand and stone, may the four winds blow you safely home. Roll away… the dew.” -Robert Hunter

“Flowers didn’t ask to be flowers and I didn’t ask to be me.” -Kurt Vonnegut

“The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly.” – William Wordsworth

Pink flowers with flower garden quotes by Wordsworth

“To those whom the tree, the birds, the wildflowers represent only “locked-up dollars” have never known or really seen these things.” – Edwin Way Teale

“One basic weakness in a conservation system based wholly on economic motives is that most members of the land community have no economic value. Wildflowers and songbirds are examples.” – Aldo Leopold

“I wake up thinking: What am I reading? What will I read next? I’m terrified that I’ll run out, that I will read through all I want to, and be forced to learn wildflowers at last, to keep awake.” – Annie Dillard

“I felt small, the way an ant must feel looking up at a field of wildflowers.” – Chelsea Sedoti

Field of yellow flowers with quotes on wildflowers by Sedoti

“Some may wonder why I chose wildflowers when there are hunger and unemployment and the big bomb in the world. Well, I, for one, think we will survive, and I hope that along the way we can keep alive our experience with the flowering earth. For the bounty of nature is also one of the deep needs of man.” – Lady Bird Johnson

“One of the best gifts you can give a poet is to present them with field guides – to rocks, to stars, to birds, to wildflowers, to trees and bushes, to butterflies, to reptiles and amphibians.” – Marge Piercy

“I felt small, the way an ant must feel looking up at a field of wildflowers. I was nothing. I was trapped below flowers, buried under them, while girls like Lizzie Lovett danced overhead. That was life. We all have a place.” -Chelsea Sedoti

“Nobody but a person fond of Natural History can imagine the pleasure of strolling under cocoa-nuts in a thicket of bananas and coffee-plants, and an endless number of wildflowers.” – Charles Darwin

“Now it looks no different from a patch of wildflowers growing in the forest. You could walk right by it, and never know it was there. Except that I do. It’s my landmark, now. I’ll always know how far I am from this spot. From her.” – Amie Kaufman

Wildflower Poems

If you are looking for poems about wildflowers look no further.

“I dream of a quiet man

who explains nothing and defends nothing, but only knows

where the rarest wildflowers

are blooming…”

– Wendell Berry

“To a slow clock of condensation,

An echo trapped for ever, and a flutter

Of wildflowers in the lift-shaft…

And in a disused shed in Co. Wexford.”

– Derek Mahon

“The hills were alive with wildflowers and I

Was as wild, even wilder than they

For at least I could run…”

– Dolly Parton, ‘Wildflowers’

“I’m going to give you a handful of wildflowers

so, each petal that falls will remind you

that the earth breathes, and the moon rises.”

– Carolyn Riker

“So I ran fearing not where I’d go

When a flower grows wild

It can always survive

Wildflowers don’t care where they grow.”

– Dolly Parton, ‘Wildflowers’

Orange flowers and wildflower poems by Dolly Parton

“Let me drink from the waters where the mountain streams flood

Let the smell of wildflowers flow free through my blood

Let me sleep in your meadows with the green grassy leaves.”

– Bob Dylan, ‘Let Me Die In My Footsteps’

Flower Quotes

You can also check out our full list of Short Flower Quotes. And we also have lists of Rose Quotes, Bloom Quotes and Cherry Blossom Quotes.

“I must have flowers, always and always.” -Claude Monet

“If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly our whole life would change.”  –Buddha

“Every flower blooms at its own pace.” – Suzy Kassem

Red flowers in front of a lake and volcano with short flower quotes for Instagram by Suzy Kassem

“Spring comes: the flowers learn their colored shapes.” -Maria Konopnicka

“Don’t hurry, don’t worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.” –Walter Hagen

“The flower fades that is not looked upon.” – Edward Counsel

“A rose can never be a sunflower, and a sunflower can never be a rose.” –Miranda Kerr

“I’d rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.” – Emma Goldman

“No rose without a thorn.” – French Proverb

“Blossom by blossom the spring begins.” – Algernon Charles Swinburne

Buttercups with short spring flower quotes by Algernon Charles Swinburne

“Roses do not bloom hurriedly; for beauty, like any masterpiece, takes time to blossom.” – Matshona Dhliwayo

“I put flower buds in a lot of little bottles around the house so I can see the blossoms open everywhere.” – James Patterson

“A flower does not use words to announce its arrival to the world; it just blooms.” – Matshona Dhliwayo

“Let a hundred flowers bloom.” – Mao Zedong

Sunflower Quotes

We also have a list of the Best Sunflower Quotes.

“Never look directly at the sun, instead look at the sunflower.” – Vera Nazarian

 “Sunflowers are like people to me.” – Joan Mitchell

 “The sunflower is mine, in a way.” – Vincent Van Gogh

Close up of yellow sunflower with a happy sunflower quotes that reads I plant sunflowers and get back daily joy

“I plant sunflowers and get back daily joy.” – Nadine Locke

“A sunflower teaches us so much about love.” – Samrah Ahmad

“I chose a sunflower because when darkness descends they close up to regenerate.” – Halle Berry

“Restless sunflower; cease to move.” – Pedro Calderon de la Barca

“A sunflower field is like a sky with a thousand suns.” – Corina Abdulahm-Negura

Daisy Quotes

Daisies are some of my favorite wildflowers. Check out our full list of Best Daisy Quotes.

“If I had my life to live over, I’d pick more daisies.” – Don Herold

“Look out! He’s got a daisy!” – Terry Pratchett

“You have to decide if you’re going to wilt like a daisy or if you’re just going to go forward and live the life that you’ve been granted.” – Kevin Costner

“Daisies are like sunshine to the ground.” – Drew Barrymore

Daisies with Daisy quotes by Drew Barrymore

“You never know when you’re going to have to make a daisy chain.” – Mikey Madison

“They’re so friendly. Don’t you think daisies are the friendliest flower?” – Kathleen Kelly, ‘You’ve Got Mail’

“I don’t know whether this is the best of times or the worst of times, but I assure you it’s the only time you’ve got. You can either sit on your expletive deleted or pick a daisy.” – Art Buchwald

“The pyramids of Egypt will not last a moment compared to the daisy.” – D. H. Lawrence

“They [daisies] are my favorite flower. There is something innocent and vulnerable about them as if they thanked you for admiring them.” – Anne Sexton

“One can get just as much exultation in losing oneself in a little thing as in a big thing. It is nice to think how one can be recklessly lost in a daisy!” – Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“Always have something beautiful in sight, even if it’s just a daisy in a jelly glass.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr

Wildflower Sayings

No one is sure who said these wildflower sayings first.

“She is like a wildflower; beautiful, fierce, and free.”

“Remember, a dandylion is a wildflower too.”

“I hope you are blessed with a heart like a wildflower.”

“Be like a wildflower – grow where you want.”

Pink flowers with wildflower sayings

“Awash in wildflower colors.”

“Be free like a wildflower.”

Wildflower Captions

Your followers will love these wildflower captions. You might also like our list of Perfect Flower Captions.

  • In a field of roses be a wildflower
  • The earth laughs in wildflowers
  • That wildflower feeling
  • My favorite colors are wildflowers
Orange flowers with wildflower captions
  • Happiness = Wildflowers
  • Say yes to wildflowers
  • Wildflower season!
  • April showers bring May wildflowers
  • Life is better with wildflowers
  • Honey bees and spring flowers please
Yellow flowers with spring flower sayings
  • Wildflowers bring me joy
  • Always look for the wildflowers
  • Dreaming of wildflowers
  • My soul speaks in wildflowers
  • Blossom buddies
Pink and red flowers with funny captions on flowers
  • Life is short – find the wildflowers

And there you have it! Our list of the best quotes on wildflowers and sayings. We hope you found one that spoke to you.

Let us know in the comments below if we missed a quote about wildflowers that should be added.

For the wildflower season check out our lists of Short Spring Quotes, Funny Spring Quotes, Short Summer Quotes, Funny Summer Quotes, May Quotes, June Quotes, July Quotes and August Quotes.

And enjoy all the wildflowers that cross your path and add color to your day.

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