Forest Quotes

Trees and soils can absorb carbon dioxide released by fossil fuel burning. It would be great to subsidize responsible farmers and forest managers.

Donella Meadows

To make knowledge productive, we will have to learn to see both forest and tree. We will have to learn to connect.

Peter F. Drucker

These days are the hard times. Some residents depend on the forest for their survival.

Marcos Malubay

Roads are not only crucial in fighting forest fires but also in promoting forest health.

Matt Raymond

They're shining examples of being active in the community and active for small-forest landowners. They get into the process and make a difference.

Bob Faulkner

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

The death of the forest is the end of our life.

Dorothy Stang

It is not acceptable that we continue to see thousands of acres burn because of forest fires, because of poor management on our forests, big kill, and we have these catastrophic situations take place when we are not able to take action.

Cathy Mcmorris

A virgin forest is where the hand of man has never set foot.

Unknown

He can't see the forest for the trees.

Proverb

The world's a forest, in which all lose their way; though by a different path each goes astray.

George Villiers

The career of a sage is of two kinds: He is either honored by all in the world, Like a flower waving its head, Or else he disappears into the silent forest.

Lao Tzu

A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart..

Hal Borland

For wickedness burneth as the fire: it shall devour the briers and thorns, and shall kindle in the thickets of the forest, and they shall mount up like the lifting up of smoke.

Bible

Have a deep respect for the source of life and also for the ocean, for the forest, for the stars and for the truth.

Unknown

You can't stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.

Winnie the Pooh

If you tell a joke in the forest, but nobody laughs, was it a joke?

Stephen Wright

Every forest is god's garden, a fallen leaf, a life lived.

Sylvi Kekkonen

Reforesting the earth is possible, given a human touch.

Sandra Postel and Lori Heise

The Power Of Failure: We Get To Decide What It Means

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Updated On : August 23, 2011
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