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Death is a low chemical trick played on everybody except sequoia trees. (Quote by - J.J. Furnas)

Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them. (Quote by - Bill Vaughn)

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time. (Quote by - J. Lubbock)

Fragrant o'er all the western groves The tall magnolia towers unshaded. (Quote by - Maria Brooks)

Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking down trees with your face. (Quote by - Dave Barry)

Bread and butter, devoid of charm in the drawing-room, is ambrosia eating under a tree. (Quote by - Elizabeth Russell)

Many people, other than the authors, contribute to the making of a book, from the first person who had the bright idea of alphabetic writing through the inventor of movable type to the lumberjacks who felled the trees that were pulped for its printing. It is not customary to acknowledge the trees themselves, though their commitment is total. (Quote by - Forsyth and Rada)

I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree. (Quote by - Bible)

I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o'er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. (Quote by - William Wordsworth)

If trees could scream, would we be so cavalier about cutting them down? We might, if they screamed all the time, for no good reason. (Quote by - Jack Handey)

A tree never hits an automobile except in self defense. (Quote by - American Proverb)

Of all the wonders of nature, a tree in summer is perhaps the most remarkable; with the possible exception of a moose singing "Embraceable You" in spats. (Quote by - Woody Allen)

In nature, nothing is perfect and everything is perfect. Trees can be contorted, bent in weird ways, and they're still beautiful. (Quote by - Alice Walker)

The tree is more than first a seed, then a stem, then a living trunk, and then dead timber. The tree is a slow, enduring force straining to win the sky. (Quote by - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry)

There is always Music amongst the trees in the Garden, but our hearts must be very quiet to hear it. (Quote by - Minnie Aumonier)

We can speak without voice to the trees and the clouds and the waves of the sea. Without words they respond through the rustling of leaves and the moving of clouds and the murmuring of the sea. (Quote by - Paul Tillich)

Breeze is the conductor, trees the musicians, leaves the instruments. (Quote by - Nathaniel LeTonnerre)

Will urban sprawl spread so far that most people lose all touch with nature? Will the day come when the only bird a typical American child ever sees is a canary in a pet shop window? When the only wild animal he knows is a rat - glimpsed on a night drive through some city slum? When the only tree he touches is the cleverly fabricated plastic evergreen that shades his gifts on Christmas morning? (Quote by - Frank N. Ikard)

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. (Quote by - Wilson Flagg)

Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world. (Quote by - John Muir)

Happiness is sharing a bowl of cherries and a book of poetry with a shade tree. He doesn't eat much and doesn't read much, but listens well and is a most gracious host. (Quote by - Astrid Alauda)

On the Big Blackfoot River above the mouth of Belmont Creek the banks are fringed by large Ponderosa pines. In the slanting sun of late afternoon the shadows of great branches reached across the river, and the trees took the river in their arms. (Quote by - Norman Fitzroy Maclean)

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

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. (Quote by - Martin Luther)

If I knew I should die tomorrow, I would plant a tree today. (Quote by - Stephen Girard)


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