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Excellent Job

Good evening Opal, On behalf of Suzie and myself, I just wanted to thank you for the excellent job you did with the flowers and decorations. All...

Sympathy Flowers

Sympathy Flowers

I called last Friday to have some flowers sent to a friend of mine whose mother passed away. I just received a call from them and they said the...

Mom's Flowers

Mom's Flowers

Hi, Thanks for sending mom Bogart flowers, she sent us a picture. The potted plants are great. Sure appreciate your kindness. Will be seeing you...

Sample Card Messages

Here are some sample texts and quotations you may find useful:
Please click on the occasion below:
Love | Sympathy | Birthday | I'm Sorry | Friendship | Get Well | Mothers | New Baby | Encouragement | Anniversary | Thanks | Graduation | Fathers | Grandparents | Valentine's Day |

Expressing Love:

To the one who makes all my dreams come true.

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides. – David Viscott, How to Live with Another Person, 1974

All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon sand – Ella Wheeler Wilcox, O Magazine, February 2004>

You complete me. - Jerry McGuire

You are the love of my life.

Love is the only flower that grows and blossoms without the aid of the seasons. - Kahlil Gibran

Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.- 1 Corinthians 13:4-8

The bond that holds two hearts in love, Receives its strength from God's great Love.

Love is not losing freedom, it is sharing freedom with another.

Many things in life will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart.

Love is a feeling that can be given without regrets.

You've got to dance like nobody's looking, and love like it's never going to hurt.

It is a luxury to be understood.- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Like music on the waters is thy sweet voice to me. - Lord Byron, Stanzas for Music

I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning to Robert Browning, Sonnets from the Portugese

I love thee with the breath, smiles, tears of all my life. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning to Robert Browning, Sonnets from the Portugese

But to see her was to love her, Love but her, and love forever. - Robert Burns, A Fond Kiss

Grow old with me! The best is yet to be. - Robert Browning to Elizabeth Barrett Browning

I am my beloved's, and my beloved is mine. - The Bible, The Song of Solomon

We loved with a love that was more than love. - Edgar Allan Poe, Annabelle Lee

To the one who makes all my dreams come true.

You are the love of my life.

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides. – David Viscott, How to Live with Another Person, 1974

All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon sand – Ella Wheeler Wilcox, O Magazine, February 2004


Expressing Sympathy:

Praying for friends to comfort you, faith to uphold you and loving memories to help you smile again.

With our thoughts and prayers in your time of sorrow.

Sharing your sorrow with love and friendship.

Please know our loving thoughts embrace you.

I hope these flowers express the words we are not able to speak.

Our heartfelt condolences.

Remembering the good times.

Joy shared is twice the joy; sorrow shared is half the sorrow.

As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.- Leonardo da Vinci, Italian engineer, painter, & sculptor (1452 - 1519)

Some blessings last for a short time, but some are called "Mothers" and enrich us all our lives... even after they are gone.

May the peace which comes from memories of love shared, comfort you now and in the days ahead.


Expressing Birthday Wishes:

Enjoy your birthday – you’ll never be this young again. But be careful – you’ve never been this old before!

Roses are red, violets are blue – I’m so glad that I’m younger than you!

Like a fine wine, you improve each year.


Expressing "I'm Sorry"

‘Tis the most tender part of love, each other to forgive. – John Sheffield

Pray you now, forget and forgive. – William Shakespeare, King Lear, Act 4 Scene 7


Expressing Friendship

I am your true friend. If you fall I will not pick you up, I will catch you on the way down.

I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe that I deserved my friends. - Walt Whitman, American poet


Get Well Soon

Hoping you are back to good health soon!

Wishing you a quick recovery.

He who has health has hope, but he who has hope has everything. - Arab proverb

What counts is not the size of the dog in a fight - It's the size of the fight in the dog.- Dwight D. Eisenhower, American president (1958)



To a child's ear, "mother" is magic in any language. - Arlene Benedict, For Mother with Love

Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face - George Eliot, English novelist

My mother's love for me was so great I have worked hard to justify it. - Marc Chagall

No influence is so powerful as that of the mother. - Sarah Josepha Hale

The strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.- Barbara Kingsolver

Mothers are instinctive philosophers. - Harriet Beecher Stowe

A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters. - George Herbert

A mother loves her children even when they least deserve to be loved.- Kate Samperi, "Mothers"

When it comes to love, Mom's the word.

For all the ways you've helped me grow, I want to say I love you so.

Who ran to help me when I fell, Or kissed the place to make it well? ....My mother. - Ann Taylor

A mother understands what a child does not say. - Jewish proverb

Children aren't happy with nothing to ignore, And that's what parents were created for. - Ogden Nash

Mother is the home we come from. She is nature, soil, ocean. - Erich Fromm, psychologist

A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary. - Dorothy C. Fisher (1879-1958)

One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night. - Margaret Mead

Her voice was ever soft, Gentle and low, an excellent thing in woman. - William Shakespeare, King Lear

The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom. - Henry Ward Beecher


New Baby:

Flowers are words which even a baby can understand. - Arthur C. Coxe, English writer (1900-)

Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of. - Peter Ustinov, British actor

There are times when parenthood seems nothing but feeding the mouth that bites you. - Peter De Vries, American novelist

Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do. - Dr. Benjamin Spock, American pediatrician, address to new parents

Babies are such a nice way to start people.

When you were born, you cried And the world rejoiced. - Native American Proverb


Expressing Encouragement:

Patience is the companion of wisdom. - St. Augustine

If you can laugh at it, you can live with it.- Erma Bombeck

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there. - Will Rogers

Time spent laughing is time spent with the gods. - Japanese proverb

When you're sad, learn something. - Merton

If you don't stand for something you'll fall for anything.- Anonymous

Swing hard, in case they throw the ball where you're swinging. - Duke Snider

When the world says, "Give up", Hope whispers, "Try it one more time."

Keep your face to the sunshine, and you cannot see the shadows. - Helen Keller

Don't worry about the world coming to an end today. It's already tomorrow in Australia. - Charles Schultz, American cartoonist/humorist

When it is dark enough you can see the stars. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, American essayist

Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning. - Psalms 30:5


Expressing "Happy Anniversary!"

After all these years of toil and strife, I'm so glad there is an angel in my life.

Two souls with but a single thought,

Two hearts that beat as one. - Fredrich Halm, 19th century German poet

If ever two were one, then surely we. If ever man were loved by wife, then thee. - Anne Bradstreet, To My Dear and Loving Husband


Expressing Thanks:

With sincere gratitude for your kindness.

I will always be grateful.

You make the world a better place. Thank you!


Congratulations on your Graduation:

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. - Dr. Seuss' "Oh, the Places You'll Go!"

Congratulations! Today is your day. You're off to Great Places! You're off and away!- Dr. Seuss' "Oh, the Places You'll Go!"

Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere – Chinese Proverb


For Fathers:

A father is a banker provided by nature. - French proverb

Children aren't happy with nothing to ignore, and that's what parents were created for. - Ogden Nash, American humorist

The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one, particularly if he plays golf. - Bertrand Russell

One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.- Margaret Mead

A man should have a child, plant a tree and write a book.- Chinese proverb

It's what you listen to as a child that you always come back to.- Al Cohn, New York Times

It is a wise father that knows his own child. - William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice



Just about the time a woman thinks her work is done, she becomes a grandmother.- Anonymous

You don't choose your family, they are God's gift to you, as you are to them. - Bishop Desmond Tutu

Her children rise up, and call her blessed. – Proverbs 31

Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild. - Welsh Proverbs


Classic Valentine's Day Expressions:

Plenty of love, Tons of kisses, Hope some day To be your Mrs.

I ever will in you remain, So let your heart return again.

May every blessing be thy lot, I only ask "Forget Me Not."

Thy sparkling eyes of blackest jet, Have lured me into Cupid's net.

Your eyes are blue, Your heart is true, Your lips divine When they met mine.

More closely bound than friend or brother, One cannot live without the other.

Roses are red, Violets are blue, Carnations are sweet, And so are you.

Roses are red, Violets are blue, In my life, There's a place for you.

Accept, Dear Girl, this loving heart of mine, And be my fashionable valentine.

I bet you a cuddle, I bet you a kiss, I bet you'll never guess who sent you this.