The strongest oak of the forest is not one that is protected from the storm and hidden from the sun. It's one that stands in the open where it is compelled to struggle for its existence against the winds, the rain, and the scorching sun. --Napoleon Hill

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.