Trees Quotes

Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.
– Henry David Thoreau

A Poem does not grow by jerks. As trees in Spring produce a new ring of tissue, so does every poet put forth a fresh outlay of stuff at the same season.
– Wilfred Owen

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And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
– William Shakespeare

It is difficult to realize how great a part of all that is cheerful and delightful in the recollections of our own life is associated with trees.
– Wilson Flagg

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No town can fail of beauty, though its walks were gutters and its houses hovels,if venerable trees make magnificent colonnades along its streets.
– Henry Ward Beecher

A tree which has lost its head will never recover it again, and will survive only as a monument of the ignorance and folly of its Tormentor.
– George William

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A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leaves away, and the trees stand. I think, I too, have known autumn too long.
– e. e. cummings

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He that planteth a tree is a servant of God, he provideth a kindness for many generations, and faces that he haith not seen shall bless him.
– Henry Van Dyke

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Either make the tree food, and his fruit good; or else make the tree corrupt, and his fruit corrupt: for the tree is known by his fruit.
– Bible

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For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
– Martin Luther

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