I thought it had come from Buddha, but with further research, I found the root of the thing to be a quote form Osho.

“If you love a flower, don’t pick it up.
Because if you pick it up it dies and it ceases to be what you love.
So if you love a flower, let it be.
Love is not about possession.
Love is about appreciation.”

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