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One is tempted to say that the most human plants, after all, are the weeds.
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One person's weed is another person's wildflower.
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We can in fact only define a weed, mutatis mutandis, in terms of the well-known definition of dirt - as matter out of place. What we call a weed is in fact merely a plant growing where we do not want it.
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E.J. Salisbury Quotes

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What is a weed? I have heard it said that there are sixty definitions. For me, a weed is a plant out of place.
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A weed is but an unloved flower.
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When weeding, the best way to make sure you are removing a weed and not a valuable plant is to pull on it. If it comes out of the ground easily, it is a valuable plant.
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A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.
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But a weed is simply a plant that wants to grow where people want something else. In blaming nature, people mistake the culprit. Weeds are people's idea, not nature's.
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But make no mistake: the weeds will win; nature bats last.
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Robert M. Pyle Quotes

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What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
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