quote by Warren Buffett

Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.

— Warren Buffett

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Shaded quote You say you love rain, but you use an umbrella to walk under it. You say you lov

You say you love rain, but you use an umbrella to walk under it. You say you love sun, but you seek shade when it is shining. You say you love wind, but when it comes you close your window. So that's why I'm scared when you say you love me.

Through thickest gloom look back, immortal shade, On that confusion which thy death has made.

I cannot write in verse, for I am no poet.

I cannot arrange the parts of speech with such art as to produce effects of light and shade, for I am no painter. Even by signs and gestures I cannot express my thoughts and feelings, for I am no dancer. But I can do so by means of sounds, for I am a musician.

Shaded quote A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall

A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.

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The one who plants trees, knowing that he will never sit in their shade, has at least started to understand the meaning of life.

..we wear the mask that grins and lies, it hides our cheeks and shades our eyes- this debt we pay to human guile; with torn and bleeding hearts we smile.

I'm leaving my sorrows and all my memories behind to see what I find, somewhere in the shade near the sound of a sweet singing river, somewhere in the sun where the mountains make love to the sky.

Shaded quote If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old.

Don't smother each other. No one can grow in the shade.

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

I can never read all the books I want;

I can never be all the people I want and live all the lives I want. I can never train myself in all the skills I want. And why do I want? I want to live and feel all the shades, tones and variations of mental and physical experience possible in life. And I am horribly limited.

Salzburg... is a mountain town with a rushing river running right through the center, everything in the rain various shades of green and brown.

Remember, people only rain on your parade because they're jealous of your sun and tired of their shade.

More varied than any landscape was the landscape in the sky, with islands of gold and silver, peninsulas of apricot and rose against a background of many shades of turquoise and azure.

Shape without form, shade without color, Paralyzed force, gesture without motion; Those who have crossed With direct eyes, to death's other Kingdom Remember us-if at all-not as lost Violent souls, but only As the hollow men The stuffed men.

NASA will send up a big sun shade that will be in orbit between the earth and sun and deflect 2 or 3 percent of the sunshine back into space. It would be cheaper than the international space station.

It was not that the jagged precipices were lofty, that the encircling woods were the dimmest shade, or that the waters were profoundly deep; but that over all, rocks, wood, and water, brooded the spirit of repose, and the silent energy of nature stirred the soul to its inmost depths.

False friends are like our shadow, keeping close to us while we walk in the sunshine, but leaving us the instant we cross into the shade.

A man has made at least a start on discovering the meaning of human life when he plants shade trees under which he knows full well he will never sit.

Express yourself through your art - whether it’s your drawings in a sketchpad, tattoos on your skin, the shade of your lipstick, or the clothes that you wear.

When the good times come around, they gallup in like wild horses.

You just try to stay on them for as long as you can. And when they throw you offyou just wait in the shade until they come around again.

In the cherry blossom's shade there's no such thing as a stranger.

I live by a man's code, designed to fit a man's world, yet at the same time I never forget that a woman's first job is to choose the right shade of lipstick.

O woman! in our hours of ease Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen made; When pain and anguish wring the brow, A ministering angel thou!

I never saw an ugly thing in my life: for let the form of an object be what it may, - light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful.

Polly Jean, I love you. I love the texture of your skin, the taste of your saliva, the softness of your ears. I love every inch and every part of your entire body. From your toes and the beautifully curved arches of your feet, to the exceptional shade and warmth of your dark hair. I need you in my life, I hope you need me too.

The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.

To the Elysian shades dismiss my soul, where no carnation fades.

Blue is the only color which maintains its own character in all its tones it will always stay blue; whereas yellow is blackened in its shades, and fades away when lightened; red when darkened becomes brown, and diluted with white is no longer red, but another color – pink.

Not forever does the bulbul sing In balmy shades of bowers, Not forever lasts the spring Nor ever blossom the flowers. Not forever reigneth joy, Sets the sun on days of bliss, Friendships not forever last, They know not life, who know not this.

There are certain shades of limelight that can wreck a girl's complexion.

It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.

The artist enriches the soul of humanity.

The artist delights people with a thousand different shades of feeling.

Embrace an effortless a-line silhouette in the seasons must have indigo shades.

We are all shades of gray. Its been said again and again; Lifes a process we are fleeting moments that come and go, and I'm grateful for my time, my aspirations, my mistakes, my flaws and my abilities, think of me what you will but before you do, don't.

Nothing can match the treasure of common memories, of trials endured together, of quarrels and reconciliations and generous emotions. It is idle, having planted an acorn in the morning, to expect that afternoon to sit in the shade of the oak.

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