Wood Quotes

Without wood a fire goes out; without gossip a quarrel dies down

Bible

As the blazing fire reduces wood to ashes, similarly, the fire of Self-knowledge reduces all Karma to ashes.

Bhagavad Gita

As irrigators lead water where they want, as archers make their arrows straight, as carpenters carve wood, the wise shape their minds.

Buddha

Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice.

Fairlane

From the solitude of the wood, Man has passed to the more dreadful solitude of the heart.

Loren Eiseley

God's miracles are to be found in nature itself; the wind and waves, the wood that becomes a tree - all of these are explained biologically, but behind them is the hand of God.

Ronald Reagan

If a man has good corn, or wood, or boards, or pigs to sell, or can make better chairs or knives, crucibles, or church organs, than anybody else, you will find a broad, hardbeaten road to his house, though it be in the woods.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The savage bows down to idols of wood and stone, the civilized man to idols of flesh and blood.

George Bernard Shaw

The unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. The reader, reading it, makes it live: a live thing, a story.

Ursula K. LeGuin

Wood may remain ten years in the water, but it will never become a crocodile.

Congolese proverb

People love chopping wood. In this activity one immediately sees results.

Albert Einstein

Rotten wood cannot be carved

Chinese Proverbs

A closed mind is like a closed book; just a block of wood

Chinese Proverbs

The wood will renew the foliage it sheds.

Irish Proverb

Now Autumn's fire burns slowly along the woods And day by day the dead leaves fall and melt.

William Allingham

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Updated On : April 15, 2013
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