Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.

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

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

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

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The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now.

Life without love is like a tree without blossom and fruit.

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


If you want to be happy for a year, plant a garden; If you want to be happy for life, plant a tree.

The tree of silence bears the fruit of peace.

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

A tree never hits an automobile except in self defense.

Notice that the stiffest tree is most easily cracked, while the bamboo or willow survives by bending with the wind.

Only after the last tree has been cut down,only after the last river has ben poisoned,only after the last fish has been caught,only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.

Tree image quote by African Proverbs

The axe forgets what the tree remembers.

If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six sharpening my ax.

From the withered tree, a flower blooms.

I've learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way (s)he handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.

The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.

Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won't either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You are here to be swallowed up. And when it happens that you are broken, or betrayed, or left, or hurt, or death brushes near, let yourself sit by an apple tree and listen to the apples falling all around you in heaps, wasting their sweetness. Tell yourself you tasted as many as you could.

Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.

Tree image quote by Abraham Lincoln

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

Evil enters like a needle and spreads like an oak tree.

A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.

He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree.

Never celebrate until you are really out of the woods. They might be behind the last tree.

I looked up my family tree and found out I was the sap.

My sorrow, when she's here with me, thinks these dark days of autumn rain are beautiful as days can be; she loves the bare, the withered tree; she walks the sodden pasture lane.

Tree image quote by Dolly Parton

Storms make trees take deeper roots.

If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.

I never saw a discontented tree. They grip the ground as though they liked it, and though fast rooted they travel about as far as we do.

Some national parks have long waiting lists for camping reservations.

When you have to wait a year to sleep next to a tree, something is wrong.

Friendship is a sheltering tree.

It is the nature of the strong heart, that like the palm tree it strives ever upwards when it is most burdened.

Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.

Tree image quote by Khalil Gibran

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

To climb a tree to catch a fish is talking much and doing nothing.

One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

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

I am the last leaf on the tree, and the wind is blowing.

When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art.

Tree image quote by Rumi

Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop

Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.

Green leaves on a dead tree is our epitaph -- green leaves, dear reader, on a dead tree.

Emancipation from the bondage of the soil is no freedom for the tree.

Remember, the greatest gift is not found in a store nor under a tree, but in the hearts of true friends.

You can't be suspicious of a tree, or accuse a bird or squirrel of subversion or challenge the ideology of a violet.

A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.

If a great thing can be done, it can be done easily, but this ease is like the ease of a tree blossoming after long years of gathering strength.

The apple cannot be stuck back on the Tree of Knowledge;

once we begin to see, we are doomed and challenged to seek the strength to see more, not less.

The trees which are pruned, watered and nurtured by caring hands bear the greatest fruits; it is the same with people.

You can't pick cherries with your back to the tree.

We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.

As a twig is bent the tree inclines.

Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once.

It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.

Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death.