quote by Prince

Trees are worth more alive than dead

— Prince

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Dead trees quote If you don't like where you're at, move you're not a tree.

If you don't like where you're at, move you're not a tree.

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Just as a tree without roots is dead, a people without history or cultural roots also becomes a dead people.

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.

Dead trees quote The axe forgets what the tree remembers.

The axe forgets what the tree remembers.

If you look closely at a tree you'll notice it's knots and dead branches, just like our bodies. What we learn is that beauty and imperfection go together wonderfully.

When I am dead, and over me bright April Shakes out her rain drenched hair, Tho you should lean above me broken hearted, I shall not care. For I shall have peace. As leafey trees are peaceful When rain bends down the bough. And I shall be more silent and cold hearted Than you are now

Alas for him who never sees The stars shine through his cypress-trees Who, hopeless, lays his dead away, Nor looks to see the breaking day Across the mournful marbles play!

Dead trees quote When you are dead, you don't even know that you are dead. It's only pain for oth

When you are dead, you don't even know that you are dead. It's only pain for others. Same thing when you are stupid.

The most conspicuous thing about suffering is, as W.

H. Auden once observed, its banality. The day is green, the sun is shinging, someone is eating, or opening a window, the torturer's horse is scatching its innocent behind on a tree, and in a mere second someone we love is dead.

When I am dead, my dearest, Sing no sad songs for me

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.

Dead trees quote Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening

Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.

I am a veteran of the War on Christmas.

I am just emerging from a battlefield strewn with dead trees and torn shreds of brightly colored wrapping paper.

Hugging trees has a calming effect on me.

I'm talking about enormous trees that will be there when we are all dead and gone. I've hugged trees in every part of this little island.

There appears to be a deeply embedded uneasiness in our culture about throwing away junk that can be reused. Perhaps, in part, it is guilt about consumption. Perhaps it also feels unnatural. Mother Nature doesn't throw stuff away. Dead trees, birds, beetles and elephants are pretty quickly recycled by the system.

Dead trees quote Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.

Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.

The poetry of earth is never dead When all the birds are faint with the hot sun, And hide I cooling trees, a voice will run From hedge to hedge about the new-mown mead.

my beerdrunk soul is sadder than all the dead christmas trees of the world.

In a world where thrushes sing and willow trees are golden in the spring, boredom should have been included among the seven deadly sins.

Dead trees quote A strong woman looks a challenge dead in the eye and gives it a wink.

A strong woman looks a challenge dead in the eye and gives it a wink.

The evocative power of the drum can be compared to the Trinity.

The drum's frame comes from the trunk of a tree, and that tree has a spirit. It is not dead wood. There is also spirit in the animal skin. If there wasn't, it would not produce sound. Those, plus the spirit of the person playing become an irresistible force.

The troubles of the young are soon over;

they leave no external mark. If you wound the tree in its youth the bark will quickly cover the gash; but when the tree is very old, peeling the bark off, and looking carefully, you will see the scar there still. All that is buried is not dead.

There is a higher law affecting our relation to pines as well as to men.

A pine cut down, a dead pine, is no more a pine than a dead human carcass is a man.

Dead trees quote An unbending tree is easily broken.

An unbending tree is easily broken.

When there's light shining on a tree, that tree takes on different meaning.

If there's no light at all it just looks dead. If you look at light as godly meaning, the world comes alive in a certain way.

After an age of leaves and feathers someone dead thought of the mountain as money and cut the trees that were here and the wind and the rain at night. It is hard to say it.

Known colloquially as 'winter,' 'golden needle,' and 'velvet foot' mushrooms, enoki mushrooms grow across much of the world, inhabiting dead conifer trees and stumps, and generally appearing throughout the late fall and winter months.

Dead trees quote Storms make trees take deeper roots.

Storms make trees take deeper roots.

A dead tree, falling, made less havoc than a live one.

It seemed as though a live tree went down fighting, like an animal.

As buds give rise by growth to fresh buds, and these, if vigorous, branch out and overtop on all sides many a feebler branch, so by generation I believe it has been with the great Tree of Life, which fills with its dead and broken branches the crust of the earth, and covers the surface with its ever branching and beautiful ramifications.

Christmas tree stands are the work of the devil and they want you dead.

Dead trees quote I took a walk in the woods and came out taller than the trees.

I took a walk in the woods and came out taller than the trees.

We will all, someday, experience death, and become obsolete as a dead leaf falling from a tree, crushed by passersby to ashes underlying the earth.

Jesus cursed a living tree and it died; Mohammed blessed a dead tree and it lived.

The real jewel of my disease-ridden woodlot is the prothonotary warbler.

... The flash of his gold-and-blue plumage amid the dank decay of the June woods is in itself proof that dead trees are transmuted into living animals, and vice versa.

Dead trees quote If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree.

If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree.

Wind in my hair, I feel part of everywhere Underneath my being is a road that disappeared Late at night I hear the trees, they're singing with the dead Overhead.

As I look back on my fondness for the outdoors, and specifically the elements in nature that I find visually stimulating, I am surprised at how often the theme of dead trees arise. I guess it's that each one seems to have a story of its own, representing many years of living through everything that nature could throw at them.

Pride! In English it is a Deadly Sin.

But in Urdu it is fakhr and nazish - both names that you can find more than once on our family tree.

Dead trees quote When you stop doing thing for fun you might as well be dead.

When you stop doing thing for fun you might as well be dead.

We will all, someday, experience death, and become obsolete as a dead leaf falling from a tree, crushed by passersby to ashes underlying the earth.

I can drown a drink of water. I can kill a dead tree. Don't mess with Muhammad Ali.

Oh, would that my mind could let fall its dead ideas, as the tree does its withered leaves!

A bulger of a place it is. The number of the ships beat me all hollow, and looked for all the world like a big clearing in the West, with the dead trees all standing.

You like it under the trees in autumn, because everything is half dead.

The wind moves like a cripple among the leaves and repeats words without menaing.

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