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100 Perfect Wildflower Quotes, Poems and Captions


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 or that perfect wildlfower caption you have come to the right place.

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

“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

“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

Flower field with deep quotes about wildflowers by William Blake

“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

“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

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

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

“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

“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 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

“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

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Sunflower Quotes, Lavender Captions, Rose Captions, Red Rose Captions, Daisy Quotes, Bloom Quotes, Rose Quotes, Short Butterfly Quotes and Garden Quotes.

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“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 – 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 wild flower; she spent her days, allowing herself to grow.” – 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

“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

“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” – Tom Petty

“My twenties were about exploring love and being a wildflower.” – Drew Barrymore

“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

Wildflower Sayings and Captions

  • “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.”
  • 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.

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

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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