“ The onlooker had better wipe the sympathy off his face. What he has seen is a revolution, not the home of little cogs and drones. What he has seen is the dormitory of the next managerial class. ” - William H. Whyte Jr.
“ A bee is never as busy as it seems; it's just that it can't buzz any slower. ” - Kin Hubbard
“ That which is not good for the bee-hive cannot be good for the bees. ” - Marcus Aurelius
“ His Labor is a Chant — his Idleness — a Tune — oh, for a Bee's experience of Clovers, and of Noon! ” - Emily Dickinson
“ The air came laden with the fragrance it caught upon its way, and the bees, upborne upon its scented breath, hummed forth their drowsy satisfaction as they floated by. ” - Charles Dickens
“ His labor is a chant, His idleness a tune; Oh, for a bee's experience Of clovers and of noon! ” - Emily Dickinson
“ Listen! O, listen! Here come the hum the golden bees Underneath full blossomed trees, At once with glowing fruit and flowers crowned. ” - James Russell Lowell