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That which is not good for the bee-hive cannot be good for the bees. - Marcus Aurelius

Bees work for man, and yet they never bruise Their Master's flower, but leave it having done, As fair as ever and as fit to use; So both the flower doth stay and honey run. (The Church, Providence) - George Herbert

We're all busy little bees, full of stings, making honey day and night, aren't we honey? - Bette Davis

Green little vaulter, in the sunny grass, Catching your heart up at the feel of June, Sole noise that's heard amidst the lazy noon, When ev'n the bees lag at the summoning brass. - James Henry Leigh Hunt

And a breastplate made of daisies, Closely fitting, leaf on leaf, Periwinkles interlaced Drawn for belt about the waist; While the brown bees, humming praises, Shot their arrows round the chief. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

One who is too wise an observer of the business of others, like one who is too curious in observing the labour of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity. - Alexander Pope

My father told me all about the birds and the bees, the liar, I went steady with a woodpecker till I was twenty-one. - Bob Hope

You've never seen death? Look in the mirror every day and you will see it like bees working in a glass hive. - Jean Cocteau

The artists must be sacrificed to their art. Like the bees, they must put their lives into the sting they give. - Ralph Waldo Emerson