Quotes with fruits
The horn of plenty poured its fruits on the Western world in the 1950s. Like a volcano World War II had brought death and destruction, but it left behind such enrichment of the soil that a new civilization rose out of it in tropic opulence.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
From a speech in Washington D.C. in 1865, said as he was preparing the United States for life after the US Civil War.
Whatever I do is done out of sheer joy; I drop my fruits like a ripe tree. What the general reader or the critic makes of them is not my concern.
Henry Miller on Writing (1964)
I designed collections around whatever struck my fancy ... fruits, vegetables, politics, or peacocks! I entered in with no business sense. It was a total change of life for me, but it made people happy.
Associated Press interview, March 2009.