Wood Quotes

Jews have God's promise and if we Christians have it, too, then it is only as those chosen with them, as guests in their house, that we are new wood grafted onto their tree.

Karl Barth

From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned

Edward Hand

Then shall the trees of the wood sing out at the presence of the LORD, because he cometh to judge the earth.

Bible

Those who do not industrialize become hewers of wood and haulers of water.

Alexander Hamilton

Bent metal is worse than bent wood and weight for weight is more flexible.

Lawrence Hargrave

From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned.

Immanuel Kant

I went to the woods because I wanted to live deliberately, I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life, To put to rout all that was not life and not when I had come to die Discover that I had not lived.

Henry David Thoreau

He will never worship well the image on the altar who knew it when it was a trunk of wood in the garden

Spanish Proverb

I can look at the knot in a piece of wood until it frightens me.

William Blake

The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep.

Robert Frost

Ultimately, literature is nothing but carpentry. With both you are working with reality, a material just as hard as wood.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Well tended garden is better than a neglected wood lot

Dixie Lee Ray

The block of wood should not dictate to the carver

Maori Proverb

In some mysterious way woods have never seemed to me to be static things. In physical terms, I move through them; yet in metaphysical ones, they seem to move through me.

John Fowles

Tomorrow to fresh woods, and pastures new

John Milton

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