Quotes About Trees

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Tree Quotes
What we are doing to the forests of the world is but a mirror reflection of what we are doing to ourselves and to one another.
Mahatma Gandhi

If I were a tree, I would have no reason to love a human.
Maggie Stiefvater

Trees are the earth’s endless effort to speak to the listening heaven.
Rabindranath Tagore, Fireflies

Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky.
Khalil Gibran

Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.
Chad Sugg

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.
Rene Dubos

I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do.
Willa Cather

All our wisdom is stored in the trees.
Santosh Kalwar

If a tree falls in the forest and nobody is there to hear it, doesn't it just lie there and rot?
Chuck Palahniuk

Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.
Albert Einstein

The trees are God’s great alphabet: With them He writes in shining green Across the world His thoughts serene.
Leonora Speyer

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under the trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the blue sky, is by no means waste of time.
John Lubbock

The planting of a tree, especially one of the long-living hardwood trees, is a gift which you can make to posterity at almost no cost and with almost no trouble, and if the tree takes root it will far outlive the visible effect of any of your other actions, good or evil.
George Orwell

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

Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature.
Gerard de Narval

If I knew I should die tomorrow, I would plant a tree today.
Stephen Girard

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. They go wandering forth in all directions with every wind, going and coming like ourselves, traveling with us around the sun two million miles a day, and through space heaven knows how fast and far!
John Muir

If I knew I should die tomorrow, I would plant a tree today.
Stephen Girard

Why are there trees I never walk under but large and melodious thoughts descend upon me?
Walt Whitman