From philosophers to entrepreneurs, modern day poets to historical writers, trees have long been a subject of interest and a topic of discussion.
Trees provide us with so many things necessary for survival like air, clean water, and food. They also provide us with hope and insight, courage to preserver – even in the harshest conditions. Trees and the way they interact within their ecosystem teach so much while they inspire us to soar to great heights.
Below is a small collection of world famous quotes about trees to keep you growing strong and moving forward in your everyday efforts.
“Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world.”
― John Muir
“Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.”
― Martin Luther
“Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long
time ago.” - Warren Buffett
“The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.”
― Chad Sugg
“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” - Chinese Proverb
“Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky.”
― Kahlil Gibran
“All our wisdom is stored in the trees.”
― Santosh Kalwar
"He plants trees to benefit another generation." - Caecilius Statius
“In a forest of a hundred thousand trees, no two leaves are alike. And no two journeys along the same path are alike.”
― Paulo Coelho
“Love is like a tree, it grows of its own accord, it puts down deep roots into our whole being.”
― Victor Hugo
If a tree dies, plant another in its place. - Carolus Linnaeus
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