quote by Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Our nation is like a tree of which the original trunk is swarajya and the branches are swadeshi and boycott.

— Bal Gangadhar Tilak

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Tree branches 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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For me, the different religions are beautiful flowers from the same garden, or they are branches of the same majestic tree. Therefore, they are equally true, though being received and interpreted through human instruments equally imperfect.

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.

Tree branches quote The axe forgets what the tree remembers.
The axe forgets what the tree remembers.

On the motionless branches of some trees, autumn berries hung like clusters of coral beads, as in those fabled orchards where the fruits were jewels . . .

I consider lace to be one of the prettiest imitations ever made of the fantasy of nature; lace always evokes for me those incomparable designs which the branches and leaves of trees embroider across the sky, and I do not think that any invention of the human spirit could have a more graceful or precise origin.


Remember, you are not a tree, that can live or stand alone.

You are only a branch. And it is only while you abide in Christ, as the branch in the vine, that you will flourish or even live.

Tree branches 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.

The extreme rarity of transitional forms in the fossil record persists as a trade secret of Paleontology. Evolutionary trees that adorn our textbooks have data only at the tips and nodes of their branches; the rest is inference, however reasonable, not the evidence of fossils.

For some years now I have read through the Bible twice every year.

If you picture the Bible to be a mighty tree and every word a little branch, I have shaken every one of these branches because I wanted to know what it was and what it meant.

God is the Seed; The Universe is the Tree, Impulses and passions are the branches, Intelligence is the flower, Pure Consciousness is the fruit, Love is the sweetness in the fruit.

Tree branches 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.

Love should be a tree whose roots are deep in the earth, but whose branches extend into heaven.


Sometimes our fate resembles a fruit tree in winter.

Who would think that those branches would turn green again and blossom, but we hope it, we know it.

All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.

All these aspirations are directed toward ennobling man's life, lifting it from the sphere of mere physical existence and leading the individual towards freedom.

Tree branches quote Storms make trees take deeper roots.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.

A few minutes ago every tree was excited, bowing to the roaring storm, waving, swirling, tossing their branches in glorious enthusiasm like worship. But though to the outer ear these trees are now silent, their songs never cease.

When you truly feel this equal love for all, when your heart has expanded so much that it embraces the whole of creation, you will certainly not feel like giving up this or that. You will simply drop off from secular life as a ripe fruit drops from the branch of a tree. You will feel that the whole world is your home.

I am like a tree in a forest. Birds come to the tree, they sit on its branches and eat its fruits. To the birds, the fruit may be sweet or sour or whatever. The birds say sweet or they say sour, but from the tree's point of view, this is just the chattering of birds.

Tree branches quote An unbending tree is easily broken.
An unbending tree is easily broken.

I got a burlap sack, put a brick in the middle, and filled it with rags, corncobs, some Spanish moss, and sand. I hung that sack off the branch of an oak tree. I'd wrap my hands with a necktie of my daddy's and punch at it. My mom gave me an hour a day. My brothers and sisters said, "Nah." I said, "You'll see."

No tree has branches so foolish as to fight among themselves.

When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God-made object up to it - a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand - as a final test. If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If there's a clash between the two, it's bad art.

Tree branches quote All trees are losing their leaves, and not one of them is worried.
All trees are losing their leaves, and not one of them is worried.

All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.

Wherever the tree of beneficence takes root, it sends forth branches beyond the sky!


The history omankind seems like kite flying;

sometimes, when the wind is favorable, we let go the string a little and the kite soars a little higher; sometimes the wind is too rough and we have to lower it a little, and sometimes it gets caught among the tree branches; but to reach the upper strata of pure bliss-ah, perhaps never.

Tree branches quote Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop

Sometimes I spend all day trying to count the leaves on a single tree.

.. Of course I have to give up, but by then I'm half crazy with the wonder of it--the abundance of the leaves, the quietness of the branches, the hopelessness of my effort. And I am in that delicious and important place, roaring with laughter, full of earth-praise.

Chestnuts in stuffing tastes like someone chewed up a tree branch and then French-kissed it into your mouth.

You're growing up. And rain sort of remains on the branches of a tree that will someday rule the Earth. And it's good that there is rain. It clears the month of your sorry rainbow expressions, and it clears the streets of the silent armies... so we can dance.

Tree branches quote Be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees
Be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars.

I hear the wind among the trees Playing the celestial symphonies;

I see the branches downward bent, Like keys of some great instrument.


The Mercy of Allah is an Ocean, Our sins are a lump of clay clenched between the beak of a pigeon. The pigeon is perched on the branch of a tree at the edge of that ocean.It only has to open it's beak

Do not let the olive branch fall from my hand.

Tree branches 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.

Part of you died each year when the leaves fell from the trees and their branches were bare against the wind and the cold, wintry light.

I became intensely aware of the being-ness of trees.

The feel of rough sun-warmed bark of an ancient forest giant, or the cool, smooth skin of a young and eager sapling, gave me a strange, intuitive sense of the sap as it was sucked up by unseen roots and drawn up to the very tips of the branches, high overhead.

I have always been very interested in landscape.

.. I find that all natural forms are a source of unending interest - tree trunks, the growth of branches from the trunk, each finding its own individual air-space.

Tree branches 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.

It makes sense that the placenta almost looks like a tree with many branches - a tree of life.

Have you ever heard the earth breath?

The heart's affections are divided like the branches of the cedar tree;

if the tree loses one strong branch; it will suffer but it does not die; it will pour all its vitality into the next branch so that it will grow and fill the empty place.

Like a tree that grows stronger with more branches and roots, you need to find more and more ways to be inspired.

If what I say resonates with you, it's merely because we're branches of the same tree.

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