Gardening is an exercise in optimism. Sometimes, it is a triumph of hope over experience. Gardening is the art that uses flowers and plants as paint, and the soil and sky as canvas. -Elizabeth Murray

Every Friday, we publish a new gardening quotation we hope will inspire you grow great food in your urban farm, encourage your friends and family to do the same, and spread the joy of locally-grown produce. You can view a full list of our Friday Gardening #Growspiration Quotes here.