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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Flourish
 
  Flourishes like a green bay tree.
            —Anonymous
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  Flourished … like scripture-trees called bay.
            —Robert Browning
  2
  Flourishing as a Banyan-grove.
            —Thomas Carlyle
  3
  As cedars beaten with continual storms, so great men flourish.
            —George Chapman
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  Flourishes like the mountain oak.
            —Agnes Repplier
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  Flourish as a branch.
            —Old Testament
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  Flourish like an herb.
            —Old Testament
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  Flourish like grass of the earth.
            —Old Testament
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  Flourish like the palm tree.
            —Old Testament
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  As a flower of the field so he flourisheth.
            —Old Testament
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  Flourishing as the flowers in May.
            —Lewis Wager
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