Born in May 30, 1835 / Died in June 2, 1913 / United Kingdom / English
Quotes by Alfred Austin
Public opinion is no more than this: what people think that other people think.
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.
Exclusiveness in a garden is a mistake as great as it is in society.
There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder.
Across the wires the electric message came: "He is no better, he is much the same."
Tears are the summer showers to the soul.
Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are.