The word “cactus” derives from Latin kaktos, meaning spiny plant whose identity is not certain. Profoundly inspirational cactus quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.
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Famous Cactus Quotes
In our minds we tried to pin her to a corkboard like a butterfly, but the pin merely went through and away she flew — Jerry Spinelli
I’m always very interested in breeding. Raising cacti is breeding. My lotus plant collection is breeding. The insects are breeding. — Takashi Murakami
People trample over flowers, yet only to embrace a cactus. — James Joyce
The Big Cactus because if you come too close, you’re gonna get stuck. — Shaquille O’Neal
Adolescence is like cactus. — Anais Nin
Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don’t have to sit on it. — Joyce Meyer
You told us to leave you in the desert, because you planned to start a new life as cactus, Catarina said, her voice flat. Then you conjured up tiny needles and threw them at us. With pinpoint accuracy. — Cassandra Clare
She was elusive. She was today. She was tomorrow. — Jerry Spinelli
Even from far away, I could see people being chased by hellhounds, burned at the stake, forced to run naked through cactus patches or listen to opera music. — Rick Riordan
Juno MacGuff: Thanks a heap coyote ugly. This cactus-gram stings worse than your abandonment. — Diablo Cody
Hope is not a resting place but a starting point – a cactus, not a cushion — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
The Big Cactus. I will stick you. — Shaquille O’Neal
I’m like the trunk of a cactus… I take in a dose of culture and time with friends, then I retreat and go live on it for awhile until I get thirsty again. — Nancy Horan
Focusing on the negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult — TobyMac