Death is just a low chemical trick played on everybody except sequoia trees.
It is good to know the truth, but it is better to speak of palm trees.
Sometimes, big trees grow out of acorns. I think I heard that from a squirrel.
A brotherhood of venerable trees.
The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world's joy.
The trees reflected in the river they are unconscious of a spiritual world so near to them. So are we.
The planting of trees is the least self centered of all that we can do. It is a purer act of faith than the procreation of children.
Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.
The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
The planting of trees is the least self centered of all that we do. It is a purer act of faith than the procreation of children.
God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees, and flowers, and clouds, and stars.
I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes.
He's in the mold of a Tom Watson, in that he'll hit the ball in the trees and undaunted go it there, flail it out and make something out of it.
Towers and battlements it sees Bosom'd high in tufted trees.
Oh for a seat in some poetic nook, Just hid with trees and sparkling with a brook!
Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in everything.
Let us learn to appreciate there will be times when the trees will be bare, and look forward to the time when we may pick the fruit.
Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground.
The lives of trees lie only in the barks, And in their styles the wit of greatest clerks.
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.
Trees can smile in light at the sinking sun Just as the storm comes, as a girl would look On a departing lover most serene.
A tower'd citadel, a pendent rock, A forked mountain, or blue promontory With trees upon't.
God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools.
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.
It's interesting to think that my ancestors used to live in the trees, like apes, until finally they got the nerve to head out onto the plains, where some were probably hit by cars.