Quotation Explorer - 'Tree'

Ah, how many Marahs have been sweetened by a simple, satisfying glimpse of the Tree and the Love which underwent its worst confict there. Yes, the Cross is the tree that sweetens the waters. 'Love never faileth. - Jim Elliot
A limited state with free economic systems is the soil where the liberty tree blossoms. - Orrin Woodward
If you spend your life over analysing every encounter you will always see the tree, but never the forest. - Shannon L. Alder
I love the serenity as a tree loves its calmness. - Debasish Mridha
A tree does not despair when its fruit falls to the ground, because it knows in due time, its seeds will rise. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Every tree is known by its fruits. So a man is known his deeds. - Lailah Gifty Akita
We evaluate, measure, and describe this world from our own point of view, but how does a tree see the world? - Debasish Mridha
Without roots a tree, no matter how tall, cannot stand. - Matshona Dhliwayo
If I only had an hour to chop down a tree, I would spend the first 45 minutes sharpening my axe. - Abraham Lincoln
But they shall sit every man under his vine and under his fig tree. - Bible
Real love ought to be more like a tree and less like a flower. - Mya Robarts
I want to be magic. I want to touch the heart of the world and make it smile. I want to be a friend of elves and live in a tree. Or under a hill. I want to marry a moonbeam and hear the stars sing. I don't want to pretend at magic anymore. I want to be magic. - Charles de Lint
Until a seed falls to the ground and dies, it does not become a tree that later yields many fruits and multitude of seeds. We must embrace the thought of death for us to have greater lives. - Sunday Adelaja
A tree growing out of the ground is as wonderful today as it ever was. It does not need to adopt new and startling methods. - Robert Henri
Then the Lord said: "If you had the faith the size of a mustard grain, you would say to this black mulberry tree, 'Be uprooted and planted in the sea!' and it would obey you. Luke 17:6 - New World Translation of the World Scriptures
Can a bad tree bears good fruits? - Lailah Gifty Akita
There is nothing more lovely in life than the union of two people whose love for one another has grown through the years, from the small acorn of passion, into a great rooted tree - Vita Sackville-West
Never cut down a tree whose shade you might need tomorrow. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Private Benjamin lives next door but one to Bob Cryer from The Bill. I once saw him crouching down behind a sycamore tree and using his nose as an Allen Key to release a starving rat. - St John Morris
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree. - Thomas Fuller
Live like a tree, giving, forgiving and free. - Debasish Mridha
If you really want to eat, keep climbing. The fruits are on the top of the tree. Stretch your hands and keep stretching them. Success is on the top, keep going. - Israelmore Ayivor
A good tree bears good fruits. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Human nature is not a machine to be built after a model, and set to do exactly the work prescribed for it, but a tree, which requires to grow and develop itself on all sides, according to the tendency of the inward forces which make it a living thing. - John Stuart Mill
Is a tree any less beautiful because it has lost a limb? - Khang Kijarro Nguyen
When we will learn to emulate the peacefulness of a tree, love of a flower, the earth will be a garden of love and peace. - Debasish Mridha
A tree fears an axe even though its handle is made from it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The dog leash was still tied tight around the oak tree in the back, stretched worn and limp across the green grass as if trying to escape to freedom; and he buried his wife without a tombstone. Where before, she sat most times in his home, licking her wounds. - Anthony Liccione
What is more mortifying than to feel that you have missed the plum for want of courage to shake the tree? - Logan Pearsall Smith
There are no trifles in the human story, no trifling leaves on the tree. - Victor Hugo
A tree sings to us with her beauty and her love. It is our responsibility to listen to her music. - Debasish Mridha
A great sage is like a tree, he lives just to help others, just to make this world beautiful. - Debasish Mridha
The world is a garden of philosophy. God is its gardener; Man is the visitor.And any tree that does not bear fruits of philosophy either does not belong tothat garden or is yet to be grown. - Kedar Joshi
You can grow like a tall tree, when you enjoy the sun, wind, rain, storms and the stars in the dark nights. - Amit Ray
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself. - William Blake
There are many levels of consciousness, but atomic consciousness or universal consciousness is the basis of all other levels of consciousness. A tree is very much conscious even though in our point of view they are not conscious. - Debasish Mridha
Why can't a tree be called Pluplusch? - Hugo Ball
Train up a fig tree in the way it should go, and when you are old sit under the shade of it. - Charles Dickens
Seeds eat no mudStem eats no seed,Leaf eats no stem,Flower consumes no leafNor fruit eats flower,The fruit, quit the tree with happinessWithout harming it.But the intelligent human-being, eats up all; still unhappy , hungry and ... - Ajee Krishnan
When a tree falls it resounds with a thundering crash; and yet a whole forest grows in silence. - Jocelyn Murray
A tree without roots is just a piece of wood. - Marco Pierre White
The soul is not a bird, is not a tree, but a restraining wire of light wrapped around the other we most desire. We can't even give them away, these souls, their encumbrances not ours alone. - Candice Favilla
When you’re rearranging the furniture to make way for the decorations and the tree, make sure you rearrange your heart to make room for the Savior of Mankind. - Toni Sorenson
There is a big difference between a tree and a wood! There is a big difference between a thinking society and an unthinking society! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a tree don't fall on me, I'll live 'til I die. - Tex Ritter
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. - George Carlin
Any fine morning, a power saw can fell a tree that took a thousand years to grow. - Edwin Teale
When the last tree has been cut down, the last fish caught, the last river poisoned, only then will we realize that one cannot eat money. - Native American Saying
Tree is tree. - Lailah Gifty Akita
the more the tree goes up in the air, the more it goes down into the earth. Remember humility in greatness. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Spreading himself like a green bay tree. - Bible
The flower doth not worry, and the tree doth not waver. - A.D. Posey
To get fruits from the tree branches, shake them with hands; to get fruits from men, shake them with clever ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
He Himself bore our sins in His body on the TREE So that we might die to sin and live for righteousness By His wounds you have been healed - Anonymous
The sacred tree, the sacred stone are not adored as stone or tree they are worshipped precisely because they are hierophanies, because they show something that is no longer stone or tree but sacred, the ganz andere or 'wholly other. - Mircea Eliade
If poetry comes not as naturally as the leaves to a tree it had better not come at all. - John Keats
We left you there, lonely,Beauty your power,Wisdom your watchman,To hold the clay tower.from 'The Tale of the Tiger Tree - Vachel Lindsay
When the last tree is cut, the last fish is caught, and the last river is polluted; when to breathe the air is sickening, you will realize, too late, that wealth is not in bank accounts and that you can’t eat money. - Alanis Obomsawin
someday i will walk under the soul-blossom tree with my hand eternally woven in yours. - Sanober Khan
Being an artist means, not reckoning and counting, but ripening like the tree which does not force its sap and stands confidence in the storms of spring without fear that after them may come no summer - Rainer Maria Rilke
Treat this world as I do, like a wayfarer; like a horseman who stops in the shade of a tree for a time, and then moves on. - Idries Shah
There were so many things a tree could do: add color, provide shade, drop fruit, or become a children's playground, a whole sky universe to climb and hang from; an architecture of food and pleasure, that was a tree. - Ray Bradbury
Dead tree branches rattled,the cold wind seethed, it prattled of abominations about to unfold.A lone wolf howled,the full moon it prowled,ready for evils untold. - A. Lee Brock
A large oak tree is just a little nut that refused to give up. - David McGee
A whole tree of lightning stood in the sky. She kept looking out the window, suffused with the warmth from the fire and with the pity and beauty and power of her death. The thunder rolled. - Eudora Welty
You don't judge a tree by the name it Wears, you judge a tree by the fruit it Bears.-RVM - R.v.m.
Sometimes a strong wind blows suddenly and you leave your beloved tree without saying even goodbye, like a pale autumn leaf! This uncertainty of life makes every moment in life infinitely precious. - Mehmet Murat ildan
When I draw something, I try to build some kind of history into it. Drawing an object that has a certain amount of wear and tear or rust; or a tree that is damaged. I love trying to render not just the object, but what it has been through. - Alan Lee
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. - Robert Frost
Be like a tree, bloom like a flower, sing like a bird, and dance like a peacock. - Debasish Mridha
He who plants a tree, plants a hope. - Lucy Larcom
I believe in a higher consciousness. I also believe that nature is supremely conscious. A tree is more conscious than we are. - Debasish Mridha
We all humans are seed and gods are trees..and every seed have capacity to be tree - Arya vidhan
There were so many things a tree could do: add color, provide shade, drop fruit or become a children's playground, a whole sky universe to climb and hang from; an architecture of food and pleasure, that was a tree. - Ray Bradbury
Why?"He stopped pacing and looked at her as if she'd just asked him to count every leaf on every tree in the Old Place. "Because... you're you. - Anne Bishop
Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realise we cannot eat money. - Anonymous
That proves you are unusual," returned the Scarecrow; "and I am convinced that the only people worthy of consideration in this world are the unusual ones. For the common folks are like the leaves of a tree, and live and die unnoticed. - L. Frank Baum
I think that I shall never seeA poem lovely as a tree. - Joyce Kilmer
I'm just like the tree... strong-looking but slowly dying. - Chicha Bans
I don't have to look up my family tree, because I know that I'm the sap. - Fred Allen
Prune the ill branches so that a tree grows.Prune the dilapidated buildings so that a city flourishes. - Khang Kijarro Nguyen
Now then, let's come right down in here and put some nice big strong arms on these trees. Tree needs an arm too. It'll hold up the weight of the forest. Little bird has to have a place to set there. There he goes... - Bob Ross
An acorn does not see itself as a seed, but as an oak tree. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I think that I shall never see a billboard lovely as a tree. Perhaps, unless the billboards fall, I'll never see a tree at all. - Ogden Nash
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveler, who takes a rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way - Anonymous
The last of the cherry blossom. On the tree, itturns ever more perfect. And when it’s perfect, it falls. And then of course once it hits theground it gets all mushed up. So it’s only absolutely perfect when it’s falling through the air,this way and that, for the briefest time!.!.!. - David Mitchell
Today, I went to sleep under a plum tree. There, I dreamed I was a butterfly, flying so pleasently. Then, I fell asleep, and the dream ended. Now- I have to ask myself - am I Zhuang Zi who dreamed of a butterfly? Or am I that butterfly, dreaming I am Zhuang Zi? - Zhuangzi
To refuse ever to deny your youth, right up to extreme old age, to battle all life long to transubstantiate your adolescent flowering into a fruit-ladden tree - that, I belive, is the road of the fulfilled man. (Report to Greco) - N. Kazantzakis
When I think of Tao, I think of the artist Bob Ross and his famous painting techniques. I can hear him say, It’s your tree, you can make it look any way you want to. - Sheila Burke
A small tree with large roots will last longer than a large tree with small roots. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A kiss is just a kiss, were words not expressed by a man tied naked to a tree. - Dixie Waters
Life is like a tree, even if it is not always green, it still is colourful and beautiful. - Zain Baloch
Compromise where you can. Where you can't, don't. Even if everyone is telling you that something wrong is something right. Even if the whole world is telling you to move, it is your duty to plant yourself like a tree, look them in the eye, and say 'No, you move'. - Christopher Markus
Nurture a tree today, and it will provide you shade tomorrow. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A tree does not stop growing because the wind blew off a few of its leaves. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The lonely tree keeps on searching for its solitude to end.....Why does the tree keep growing even when left alone, does it still want to survive, even when it knows it will remain in solitude 'till the last day...? - Nina LG
In the desert a fountain is springing, In the wide waste there still is a tree, And a bird in the solitude singing, Which speaks to my spirit of thee. - Lord Byron
Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree. - Martin Luther
The higher a tree wants to rise, the lower its roots must grow. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I am planting a tree in this bomb crater to remind us that in the midst of death, there is life... and hope. - Robert S. Graetz
Step outside for a while - calm your mind. It is better to hug a tree than to bang your head against a wall continually - Rasheed Ogunlaru
The roots of the strongest tree grow deep. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Rain does not fall on one tree. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. - William Blake
People who reach the top of the tree are only those who haven't got the qualifications to detain them at the bottom. - Peter Ustinov
We are FREE, not bound like a Tree. We can Move, we can Dance... We can take a Chance!- - RVM
Try as a meditation, to be with a stone, a flower or a tree, and you will find that they have consciousness. If you become friend with a tree, you will find that the tree will welcome you as a friend. The tree will be happy to see you. - Swami Dhyan Giten
My thoughts and imaginations are little seeds. I want them to grow tall and strong like a tree. I plant them in the soil of paper and let them grow to shade and support the world with beauty, love, joy. - Debasish Mridha
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. - Jim Carroll
If a tree falls in the woods, and there's no one there to hear it, how will the Environmentalists react? - Anonymous
Love is like a tree, it grows of its own accord, it puts down deep roots into our whole being. - Victor Hugo
Lies can't grow. Once plucked they can only wither. But every truth, once planted, grows into a tall, noble tree. - Stefan Emunds
Let them enjoy their Eden while they can; though there's plenty of apples, I fear, on the tree yet, Mr Lawford. - Walter de la Mare
She left, never to return. I planted a tree and a seed each time I thought of her. I grew a small forest and a large garden and had no one to give the orchids to. - Darnell Lamont Walker
Under the greenwood tree who loves to lie with me ... Here shall he see no enemy but winter and rough weather. - William Shakespeare
... tree has had a stroke, and its top dies. A redwood can deal with a stroke. It simply grows a new top in a few centuries. - Richard Preston
I want to be born and reborn as a cherry tree so that I may beautify this world with my blossoms, feed everyone with my nectar of love fruits, and purify the air with my calmly dancing leaves. - Debasish Mridha
Behind branches, my Moon shines''Distance we have, it defines''Down side as, it has a lake''Due to AUTUMN, the tree got naked''Which made my Moons appear''but after SPRING, the sight would be rare''After a circle, the Day will come again''You would be here, but I will gonna change' - Samar Sudha
Th tree sheds a memory with every leaf. - Marty Rubin
When I listen to you, Godwhen I do what you ask me to,I am like a treeplanted by a river,a tree full of fruitwith leaves that are always green. Ps 1(paraphrased) - Marie-Hélène Delval
Don't show your inferiority by climbing a stunted tree, show your superiority by climbing the longest and crooked one. - Michael Bassey Johnson
It was only one man who had gone, but it felt like forever, something so permanent and unstoppable that it blasted her. If she were a tree, she would drop all her leaves. - Jenny Downham
Music is the only language which can be understood by everyone—even a tree can understand music. - Debasish Mridha
An oak tree is just a small nut that persevered against the taunts of doubt and fear. - Matshona Dhliwayo
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain. - Audrey Hepburn
Love is a tree; joy and kindness are its sweetest fruits. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Substance is like tree and smartness its shadow. The smartness is what we think it is and the substance is the real thing! - Utpal Vaishnav
A person who can understand, appreciate, and sing along with a tree has a deeper perception on life. - Debasish Mridha
Nurture a tree today, and it will provide you fruit tomorrow. - Matshona Dhliwayo
then suddenly one day he awake to find that time had gone; the house completed, the imortelle tree cut down, his mother dead. - Earl Lovelace
God is all that exists. Every stone, flower, tree, animal and human being are on a spiritual journey to recognize their true self, their divine essence. - Swami Dhyan Giten
As a twig is bent the tree inclines. - Virgil
It is so easy to forget the importance of emotional self-care. Especially when we have obvious symptoms of mental and physical illness. Emotions seem irrelevant, unrelated, invisible. But when we look at a giant oak tree, the seed that bore it is invisible too. - Vironika Tugaleva
If seen from the outside, our lives are like leaves from the trees that seem to just feel the blows of the wind outside. But they have their life of their own so long as they are attached to the tree. An eye of introspection can make miracles happen for each one of us. - Taranpreet Singh
life is like a tree, when you feeling down the leaves fall off. - Iyonna Williams
I am a flower on the tree we call the universe. My mind is dancing with joy like butterfly. - Debasish Mridha
When nations grow old the Arts grow coldAnd commerce settles on every tree - William Blake
He that climbs the tall tree has won right to the fruit. - Sir Walter Scott
Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does. - George Bernard Shaw
A few minutes ago every tree was excited, bowing to the roaring storm,waving, swirling, tossing their branches in glorious enthusiasm likeworship. But though to the outer ear these trees are now silent, theirsongs never cease. -, naturalist, explorer, and writer (1838-1914) - John Muir
Be like a branch of a tree; flex your body to face 'wind of sorrow'; flex little harder to dance in the 'wind of happiness'. - Santosh Kalwar
The purpose of that apple tree is to grow a little new wood each year. That is what I plan to do. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A tree is more conscious than we are; she expresses her awareness slowly and silently with beauty. Our consciousness is very limited, but we are blessed with a language to express or superficial consciousness. - Debasish Mridha
Kabbalah' ni sayansi ya Mti wa Uzima wa Milele wa Bustani ya Edeni au 'The Tree of Life of the Garden of Eden' katika mbingu ya nne, ambayo ni ramani ya ulimwengu na roho ya mwanadamu; au Sayansi ya Mungu, uchawi wa kujua 99% ya siri ya uumbaji wa Mungu. - Enock Maregesi
Wear scarlet! Tear the green lemonsoff the tree! I don't wantto forget who I am, what has burned in me,and hang limp and clean, an empty dress - - Denise Levertov
The tree of liberty grows only when watered by the blood of tyrants.
the loss is transformative, in good ways and bad, a tangle of change that cannot be threaded into the usual narrative spools...It's not an emergence from the cocoon, but a tree growing around an obstruction. - Meghan O'Rourke
No matter how long you behest, to the fruit draped tree. It will do you no best, until a shingle you free. - Shahzad Ashraf
Pre-high tech, objects thunked and crashed and clopped, amid a thunder of drums, a tumult of trumpets. Today things beep and cheep and whistle. We have come from the roar of the lion to the chirp of the tree frog, ceaselessly bleating our identities while the frog-eating bats hover above us. - A.J. Orde
An Oak tree is a daily reminder that great things often have small beginnings. - Matshona Dhliwayo
History is like a constantly changing tree. - David Irving
As Ummon and the other Masters teach, it explains why the giraffe evolved a long neck but never why the other animals did not. It explains why humankind evolved to intelligence, but not why the tree near the front gate refused to. - Dan Simmons
What is the purpose of the giant sequoia tree? The purpose of the giant sequoia tree is to provide shade for the tiny titmouse. - Edward Abbey
The best time to plant an oak tree was twenty-five years ago. The second best time is today. - James Carville
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death. - tumblr
In Kilanga, people knew nothing of things they might have had - a Frigidaire? a washer-dryer combination? Really, they'd sooner imagine a tree that could pull up its feet and go bake bread. It didn't occur to them to feel sorry for themselves. - Barbara Kingsolver
If you can look at one of these waves and you don't believe that there's something greater than we are, then you've got some serious analyzing to do and you should go sit under a tree for a very long time. - Laird Hamilton
A man is seated on top of a tree in the midst of a burning forest. He sees all living beings perish. But he doesn’t realize that the same fate is soon to overtake him also. That man is fool. - Mahavira
The world of light and starry grace;within your mind I live to trace.Your thought’s speed in thunder’s glory,lightening my being with dream’s story.I embrace the tree carrying your nameYour unspoken wish : the heart of fame. - Munia Khan
If you are willing to go out on a limb, the tree of life holds endless possibilities. - Angel Sharum
A good tree never seizes to bear good fruits. - Lailah Gifty Akita
You've got nothing that lasts, you know. That's not the first town that ever stood there. There was one before that, and one before that, and one before that one, on back for 900 years. But this tree has stood here all along. What do you make of that, boy? - Natalie Babbitt
A tree does not despair when a few of its leaves fall off because there is more room for greener ones to take their place. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Only when you are able to hear the songs of a tree will you be able to understand the magnificence and magic of life. - Debasish Mridha
No Animal is as long as longest Tree, No Tree is as high as highest Mountain, No Mountain is as big as the Sky,No Sky is as large as the Space,No Space is as big as the Universe, Who know's the list beyond..But one thing is certain, there is always a next level which exists! - JKJaiswal
Whenever someone shares a thought that says ‘Follow your heart but take your brain with you’, it just reminds about the childhood story in which a monkey applies his brain to misguide the crocodile by saying that he has kept his heart on the tree. - Anuj Somany
A bird that fears falling off of a tree branch is ignorant of its gifts. - Matshona Dhliwayo
If you ask a tree how he feels to know that he's spreading his fragrance and making people happy, I don't think a tree looks at it that way. I am just like that, and it is just my nature to be like this. - SadhguruJV
Everything has a consciousness. Every atom and molecule is conscious. Every virus and bacteria is conscious. Every tree, large and small animals are conscious, but each level of consciousness is different. All humans are conscious; the level of consciousness among humans also differs. - Debasish Mridha
We're merely one tree with various types, shapes and sizes of leaves that all wave differently in the breeze - Rasheed Ogunlaru
Be joyful, beautiful, tranquil like a tree. - Debasish Mridha
The tree of Liberty needs to be watered from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. - Thomas Jefferson
Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life. Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring. - William Alexander
Be a tree of love and let it bloom with flowers of happiness. - Debasish Mridha
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs, as a tree bears apples. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A dove will never be found in a burning tree and love will never be found in a heart that won't forgive. - Jason Versey
Wolves directly affect the entire ecosystem, not just moose populations, their main prey, because less moose equals more tree growth - Rolf Peterson
Character is like a tree and reputation its shadow. The shadow is what we think it is and the tree is the real thing. - Abraham Lincoln
The sweetest fruits grow at the top of a tree so that only those who deserve them can reach them. - Matshona Dhliwayo
You have to touch the tree to know whether it's smooth or rough. - Marty Rubin
If you don't know history, then you don't know anything. You are a leaf that doesn't know it is part of a tree. - Michael Crichton
The great French Marshall Lyautey once asked his gardener to plant a tree. The gardener objected that the tree was slow growing and would not reach maturity for 100 years. The Marshall replied, 'In that case, there is no time to lose; plant it this afternoon!' - John F. Kennedy
How can we live without our lives? How will we know it's us without our past?" [...] How if you wake up in the night and know -and know the willow tree's not there? Can you live without the willow tree? Well, no, you can't. The willow tree is you - John Steinbeck
When trees fall on trees, the topmost tree must first be removed before others. Don't be too concerned about the problems of the past. What matters most is the challenge at hand now! - Israelmore Ayivor
Remember, the greatest gift is not found in a store nor under a tree, but in the hearts of true friends.
If you are a tree, smiles are your flowers. Bloom endlessly. - Debasish Mridha
Now the snow's coming down, and im watching it fall. Watching the people around, baby please come home. Pretty lights on a tree, and im watching you shine. You should be here with me! Baby please come home - Josh Ramsay of Marianas Trench
Life begins with hope. Every seed has the hope of becoming a tree. - Debasish Mridha
When you are like the tree, there is oneness with the Earth, Sun and Moon, but still steadfast in your purpose. - Michelle Cruz-Rosado
The space reminded me of the small hay-bale clubhouses and scrap-wood tree forts that my brothers and I had made as kids - high up spaces where you could see things differently, where you could get your bearings. - Dee Williams
Just at present you only see the tree by the light of the lamp. I wonder when you would ever see the lamp by the light of the tree. - G.K. Chesterton
Politics is like a branches on a tree, they all grow in different directions but their roots remain as one. - Saminu Kanti
I am as wrapped up in her as a vine that clings to a tree seeking for sustenance. She’s tied me to her for eternity. She’s my home. She’s my reason for being. To win and hold her heart is my only purpose. - Colleen Houck
If you desire the path of sincerity, develop a love for obscurity. Flee from the clatter and clinks of fame. Be like the roots of a tree; it keeps the tree upright and gives it life, but it itself is hidden underneath the earth and eyes cannot see it. - Abdullah ibn al-Mubarak
The thought that I might kill myself formed in my mind coolly as a tree or a flower. - Sylvia Plath
An old horse, an old bird, an old man, an old tree, they all represent a great survival in the jungle of cosmos; they deserve to be applauded and respected! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Born to be wild; born to be free; nobody owns you; you are, a romantic tree. - Santosh Kalwar
We just have to believe and excise our faith: The Lord answered, 'If you had faith even as small as a mustard seed, you could say to thi mulberry tree, 'May you be uprooted and thrown into the sea,' and it would obey you!(Luke 17:6, NLT). - Euginia Herlihy
Good luck' is like the shadow of a tree, for some time it gives comfort to a traveler but it doesn't go ahead with a traveler. - Amit Kalantri
Wisdom is the ultimate blooms of a tree we call life. - Debasish Mridha
When you are up against a wall, put down roots like a tree, until clarity comes from deeper sources to see over that wall and grow. - C.G. Jung
Do not cut down the tree that gives you shade. - Persian Proverb
Ho! Ho! Ho! To the bottle I goTo heal my heart and drown my woeRain may fall, and wind may blowAnd many miles be still to goBut under a tall tree will I lieAnd let the clouds go sailing by - J.R.R. Tolkien
CodaPerhaps to love is to learnto walk through this world.To learn to be silentlike the oak and the linden of the fable.To learn to see.Your glance scattered seeds.It planted a tree. I talkbecause you shake its leaves. - Octavio Paz
He that planteth a tree is a servant of God, he provideth a kindness for many generations, and faces that he hath not seen shall bless him. - Henry Van Dyke
Every oak tree started out as a couple of nuts who decided to stand their ground. - Unknown
Only when the last tree has been cut down Only when the last river has been poisoned Only when the last fish has been caught Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.
I'd like to dividemyself in order to see,among these mountains,each and every flowerof every cherry tree. - Saigyō
Think the tree that bears nutrition:though the fruits are picked, the plant maintains fruition.So give all the love you have.Do not hold any in reserve.What is given is not lost; it shall return. - Kamand Kojouri
Tree trunks are composed of layers of growth. Meaningful expressions are composed of layers of words. Say something meaningful. - D'Andre Lampkin
My whole being is a dark chantthat will carry you perpetuating youto the dawn of eternal growths and blossomingsin this chant I sighed you, ohin this chant,I grafted you to the tree, to the water, to the fire. - فروغ فرخزاد
Every good tree shall bear fruits in the sacred season. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Promises that you make to yourself are often like the Japanese plum tree - they bear no fruit. - Francis Marion
It is important to view knowledge as sort of a semantic tree -- make sure you understand the fundamental principles, ie the trunk and big branches, before you get into the leaves/details or there is nothing for them to hang on to. - Elon Musk
Victory, is like a boxer that hangs his gloves, after the consecutive losses; sometimes walking away is what builds character, than the actual fight. As humble fruit on a tree that falls to the ground and rots, never finding appreciation in the taste of mouths. - Anthony Liccione
Before you cut down the tree, think of the birds that take refuge on it - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
We're all a genius, but If you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid. - Albert Einstien
With every leaf that falls the tree loses a memory. - Marty Rubin
The family trees of all of us, of whatever origin or trait, must meet and merge into one genetic tree of all humanity by the time they have spread into our ancestries for about 50 generations. - Guy Murchie
The world's biggest tree, the redwood tree was once a little nut that just kept growing regardless of weather. - Mark F. LaMoure
Every tree is known by its fruits. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Wood burns. Roots nourish. Branches shelter. Leaves heal. The words had become her mantra, her way of reigniting her courage when it started to falter. My life depends on a tree, she thought wryly as she cinched her pack. - Teresa Tsalaky
A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation. - Adlai E. Stevenson II
Everything which helps us to exist is holy! And a tree is holiest of the holy for us! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To live; alone and free like a tree, and in a brotherhood like a forest.
I wish I was a tree so I could reproduce asexually. - Sam R. August
Once, I took the penny whistle you gave me and discovered a spotby the roaring falls where I could play as loud as I wanted. I lay in the bifurcated trunkof a low-slung birch tree. The sun peeked through applauding leaves, high overhead. - Kristen Henderson
The story of the tree is written on every leaf. - Marty Rubin
When composing a verse let there not be a hair's breath separating your mind from what you write; composition of a poem must be done in an instant, like a woodcutter felling a huge tree or a swordsman leaping at a dangerous enemy. - Bashō Matsuo
The Tree of Liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrant. It is its natural manure. - Thomas Jefferson
If you don't know history, you don't know anything. You are a leaf that doesn't know it is part of a tree. - Michael Chrichton
A drawing of a tree shows not a tree but a tree being looked at - John Berger
You can't hate the roots of a tree and not hate the tree. - Malcolm X
The size of the seed does not determine the size of the tree. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A pine tree standeth lonelyIn the North on an upland bare;It standeth whitely shroudedWith snow, and sleepeth there.It dreameth of a Palm treeWhich far in the East alone,In the mournful silence standethOn its ridge of burning stone. - Heinrich Heine
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. - Thomas Jefferson
The trees are born, they develop their leaves and fruits, they grow and die. I can't ever understand why a tree is a "what" and not a "who". - Sophia Newtown
In AR, a falling tree makes no sound unless there is a witness to behold the event. Otherwise, it is only a changing pattern in a complex data-stream. - Mark Cantrell
Tipani flower skies blazing rapture of color laced tree crowns silhouettes along the ocean diamond necklaced beach...of my heart in fragrance of love spilled by caressing kisses of the sun opening the gates to dive deep through away to horizons with no return... - Oksana Rus
Forgive to be free, let go to grow like a tree. - Debasish Mridha
Love a tree; it will love you back. - Debasish Mridha
There's nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
You should go to a pear tree for pears, not to an elm. - Publilius Syrus
The tree of life is self pruning. - Joel Determan
Words are the leaves of the tree of language, of which, if some fall away, a new succession takes their place.
Great talents are the most lovely and often the most dangerous fruits on the tree of humanity. They hang upon the most slender twigs that are easily snapped off. - Carl Jung
If you want to be happy for a year, plant a garden; if you want to be happy for life, plant a tree. - English proverb
The tree is known by his fruit. - Bible
Wind either breaks a tree or teaches it to dance. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The greater the fruit a tree bears, the greater the number of stones thrown at it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
As I sit under the moonlit tree, your heart adorns me with the twinkle of stars. - Debasish Mridha
My father said that artists see the world differently than normal people. I see a tree where you mights see a collection of lines, shapes, and shadows. - Stacey H. Lee
Meditation is not just blissing out under a mango tree. It completely changes your brain and therefore changes what you are. - Matthieu Ricard
Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. - Abraham Lincoln
A dove will never nest in a burning tree, nor will love ever reside in unforgiving heart. - Jason Versey
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