Forest Quotes

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

Nelson Henderson

No shade tree? Blame not the sun, but yourself.

Chinese Proverb

Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.

George Washington Carver

Each generation takes the earth as trustees. We ought to bequeath to posterity as many forests and orchards as we have exhausted and consumed.

J. Sterling Morton

The forest is a peculiar organism of unlimited kindness and benevolence that makes no demands for its sustenance and extends generously the products of its life and activity; it affords protection to all beings.

Buddhist Sutra

Forests were the first temples of the Divinity, and it is in the forests that men have grasped the first idea of architecture.

Francois-Rene de Chateaubriand

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 best friend of earth of man is the tree. When we use the tree respectfully and economically, we have one of the greatest resources on the earth.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Clear cutting of our forests should be illegal, selective harvesting should be employed.

Catherine Pulisfer

Our trees in our forests need protection to ensure that those cut are replanted and cutting is done wisely.

Catherine Pulsifer

A forest of these trees is a spectacle too much for one man to see.

David Douglas

When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with its fall, but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze.

Thomas Carlyle

The path of sound credence is through the thick forest of skepticism.

George Jean Nathan

In battle, in the forest, at the precipice in the mountains, On the dark great sea, in the midst of javelins and arrows, In sleep, in confusion, in the depths of shame, The good deeds a man has done before defend him.

Bhagavad Gita

Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire - you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.

Denis Waitley

5 Ways to Thrive When Life Feels Chaotic and Uncertain

Quote of the Day

From around the web

Updated On : August 23, 2011
Social Media
Our Partners
Quote of the Day App
Android app on Google Play