Quotations that match 'trees'.

Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them. Bill Vaughan Society
[ After Developer Names Out Streets Suburbia Them Then Trees Where]
I plant a lot of trees. I am a great believer in planting things for future generations. I loathe the now culture where you just live for today. Penelope Keith Gardening
[ Am Believer Culture Future Generations Great Just Live Loathe Lot Now Plant Planting Things Today Trees Where]
Momo listened to everyone and everything - even to the rain and the wind and the pine trees - and all of them spoke to her after their own fashion. Michael Ende
[ After Even Everyone Everything Fashion Her Listened Own Pine Rain Spoke Their Them Trees Wind]
A Poem does not grow by jerks. As trees in Spring produce a new ring of tissue, so does every poet put forth a fresh outlay of stuff at the same season. Wilfred Owen
[ Does Every Forth Fresh Grow Jerks New Outlay Poem Poet Produce Put Ring Same Season Spring Stuff Tissue Trees]
I look out of this window and I think this is a cosmos, this is a huge creation, this is one small corner of it. The trees and birds and everything else and I'm part of it. I didn't ask to be put here, I've been lucky in finding myself here. Morris West
[ Ask Been Birds Corner Cosmos Creation Else Everything Finding Here Huge Look Lucky Myself Out Part Put Small Think Trees Window]
Parents are often so busy with the physical rearing of children that they miss the glory of parenthood, just as the grandeur of the trees is lost when raking leaves. Marcelene Cox
[ Busy Children Glory Grandeur Just Leaves Lost Miss Often Parenthood Parents Physical Rearing Trees]
If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees. Khalil Gibran
[ Blame Reveal Revealing Secrets Should Them Trees Wind Your]
The trees in Siberia are miles apart, that is why the dogs are so fast. Bob Hope Pet
[ Apart Dogs Fast Miles Siberia Trees Why]
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people. Confucius
[ Plant Seed Teach Ten Terms Think Trees Year Years]
I photographed rocks and trees and tide pools and nudes and all that stuff for years and years. Until 20 years ago when I found that I could do it in the studio and never have to travel. Kim Weston
[ Ago Could Found Never Nudes Photographed Pools Rocks Studio Stuff Tide Travel Trees Until Years]
A few minutes ago every tree was excited, bowing to the roaring storm, waving, swirling, tossing their branches in glorious enthusiasm like worship. But though to the outer ear these trees are now silent, their songs never cease. John Muir
[ Ago Bowing Branches Cease Ear Enthusiasm Every Excited Few Glorious Minutes Never Now Outer Roaring Silent Songs Storm Swirling Their These Though Tossing Tree Trees Waving Worship]
The Druids held the trees as very sacred. Enya
[ Held Sacred Trees Very]
It was the noise Of ancient trees falling while all was still Before the storm, in the long interval Between the gathering clouds and that light breeze Which Germans call the Wind's bride. Charles Godfrey Leland
[ Ancient Before Between Breeze Bride Call Clouds Falling Gathering Germans Interval Light Long Noise Still Storm Trees Which While Wind]
The actor should not play a part. Like the Aeolian harps that used to be hung in the trees to be played only by the breeze, the actor should be an instrument played upon by the character he depicts. Alla Nazimova
[ Actor Breeze Character Harps Hung Instrument Only Part Play Played Should Trees Upon Used]
Some people like to paint trees. I like to paint love. I find it more meaningful than painting trees. Robert Indiana
[ Find Love Meaningful More Paint Painting Some Than Trees]
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees. George Eliot Gardening
[ More Must Never Plant Rain Roses Trees Want Will]
I'm interested in raw land and trees and fresh air and rivers and lots of animals around them. Kent McCord
[ Air Animals Around Fresh Interested Land Lots Raw Rivers Them Trees]
I look out the window sometimes to seek the color of the shadows and the different greens in the trees, but when I get ready to paint I just close my eyes and imagine a scene. Grandma Moses
[ Close Color Different Eyes Get Greens Imagine Just Look Out Paint Ready Scene Seek Shadows Sometimes Trees Window]
The dwarfed trees of the Chinese and Japanese have been noticed by every author who has written upon these countries, and all have attempted to give some description of the method by which the effect is produced. Robert Fortune
[ Attempted Author Been Chinese Countries Description Dwarfed Effect Every Give Japanese Method Noticed Produced Some These Trees Upon Which Written]
Why are there trees I never walk under but large and melodious thoughts descend upon me? Walt Whitman
[ Descend Large Never Thoughts Trees Under Upon Walk Why]
A forest of these trees is a spectacle too much for one man to see. David Douglas Nature
[ Forest Man Much See Spectacle These Too Trees]
I really liked Yale, although it was extremely intimidating. When I visited the campus, I was hiding behind trees, I felt so unworthy. Claire Danes
[ Although Behind Campus Extremely Felt Hiding Intimidating Liked Really Trees Unworthy Visited Yale]
As well might it be said that, because we are ignorant of the laws by which metals are produced and trees developed, we cannot know anything of the origin of steamships and railways. Alfred Russel Wallace
[ Anything Because Cannot Developed Ignorant Know Laws Metals Might Origin Produced Railways Said Steamships Trees Well Which]
Fall is my favorite season in Los Angeles, watching the birds change color and fall from the trees. David Letterman Nature
[ Angeles Birds Change Color Fall Favorite Los Season Trees Watching]
Trees and plants always look like the people they live with, somehow. Zora Neale Hurston Gardening
[ Always Live Look Plants Somehow Trees]
As a kid, I might have been psycho, I guess, but I used to throw golf balls in the trees and try and somehow make par from them. I thought that was fun. Tiger Woods
[ Balls Been Fun Golf Guess Kid Make Might Par Psycho Somehow Them Thought Throw Trees Try Used]
Green is my favorite. And it's my favorite because it's the color of my wife's eyes, grass, trees, life, and money, and mother earth! Casper Van Dien
[ Because Color Earth Eyes Favorite Grass Green Life Money Mother Trees Wife]
What the eyes perceive in herbs or stones or trees is not yet a remedy; the eyes see only the dross. Paracelsus
[ Dross Eyes Herbs Only Perceive Remedy See Stones Trees Yet]
He plants trees to benefit another generation. Caecilius Statius Gardening
[ Another Benefit Generation Plants Trees]
My father being an outdoors person, he used to take us on quite a few adventures thorugh the wild areas down there, introducing us to alligators and rattlesnakes and all the trees and plants. Jim Fowler
[ Adventures Alligators Areas Being Down Father Few Introducing Outdoors Person Plants Quite Take Trees Us Used Wild]
If someone were to think that trees are made to support the sky, they would all seem too short. Franz Grillparzer
[ Made Seem Short Sky Someone Support Think Too Trees Were Would]
I sincerely believe that there's room for cutting down trees for forestry and grazing, so as we all get to eat. Everyone has to compromise. Steve Irwin
[ Believe Compromise Cutting Down Eat Everyone Get Grazing Room Sincerely Trees]
Recognition of this kinship with the rest of the universe is necessary for understanding him, but his essential nature is defined by qualities found nowhere else, not by those he has in common with apes, fishes, trees, fire, or anything other than himself. George G. Simpson
[ Anything Apes Common Defined Else Essential Fire Fishes Found Him Himself His Kinship Nature Necessary Nowhere Other Qualities Recognition Rest Than Those Trees Understanding Universe]
I was amazed at the house that I grew up in; it looks practically identical to the way it was, but I couldn't recognize it because of the size of the trees. Jim Fowler
[ Amazed Because Grew House Identical Looks Practically Recognize Size Trees Up Way]
Legislatures represent people, not acres or trees. Earl Warren
[ Acres Legislatures Represent Trees]
Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time. John Lubbock Nature
[ Across Clouds Day Float Grass Idleness Lie Listening Means Murmur Rest Sky Sometimes Summer Time Trees Under Waste Watching Water]
One mustn't ask apple trees for oranges, France for sun, women for love, life for happiness. Gustave Flaubert
[ Apple Ask France Happiness Life Love Mustn Oranges Sun Trees Women]
The tallest Trees are most in the Power of the Winds, and Ambitious Men of the Blasts of Fortune. William Penn
[ Ambitious Blasts Fortune Men Most Power Tallest Trees Winds]
My grandfather gave me my first guitar, an old acoustic with palm trees and dancing girls painted on it. Dan Fogelberg
[ Acoustic Dancing First Gave Girls Grandfather Guitar Old Painted Palm Trees]
In order to understand life it is not only necessary not to be indifferent to men, but not to be indifferent to flocks, to trees. One should be indifferent to nothing. Remy de Gourmont
[ Flocks Indifferent Life Men Necessary Nothing Only Order Should Trees Understand]
Fruits are always of the same nature with the seeds and roots from which they come, and trees are known by the fruits they bear: as a man begets a man, and a beast a beast, that society of men which constitutes a government upon the foundation of justice. Algernon Sidney
[ Always Bear Beast Begets Come Constitutes Foundation Fruits Government Justice Known Man Men Nature Roots Same Seeds Society Trees Upon Which]
You will find something more in woods than in books. Trees and stones will teach you that which you can never learn from masters. Saint Bernard
[ Books Find Learn Masters More Never Something Stones Teach Than Trees Which Will Woods]
The guy who owned that island was from Oregon and he decided that he wanted to have an Oregon feeling to it, so he planted pine trees all over the place! Christopher Atkins
[ Decided Feeling Guy Island Oregon Over Owned Pine Place Planted Trees Wanted]
April in Paris, chestnuts in blossom, holiday tables under the trees. E. Y. Harburg
[ April Blossom Chestnuts Holiday Paris Tables Trees Under]
The Barks of Trees are best gathered in the Spring, if it be of great Trees, as Oaks or the like, because then they come easiest off, and so you may dry them if you please, but indeed your best way is to gather all Barks only for present use. Nicholas Culpeper
[ Barks Because Best Come Dry Easiest Gather Gathered Great Indeed May Oaks Off Only Please Present Spring Them Then Trees Use Way Your]
In Kenya you've got the great birds and monkeys leaping through the trees overhead. It's a chance to remember what the world is really like. Joanna Lumley
[ Birds Chance Got Great Kenya Leaping Monkeys Overhead Really Remember Through Trees World]
Again, we saw in Bosnia - we had U.N. peacekeepers tied to trees, being taken hostage. The fact is they don't have the type of deliberate and authoritative rule that I think is needed to get the job done. Peter King
[ Again Authoritative Being Bosnia Deliberate Done Fact Get Had Hostage Job Needed Rule Saw Taken Think Tied Trees Type]
Trees are your best antiques. Alexander Smith
[ Antiques Best Trees Your]
We are aware only of the empty space in the forest, which only yesterday was filled with trees. Anna Freud
[ Aware Empty Filled Forest Only Space Trees Which Yesterday]
Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking down trees with your face. Dave Barry Sports
[ Combines Down Face Fun Knocking Outdoor Skiing Trees Your]
A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leaves away, and the trees stand. I think, I too, have known autumn too long. e. e. cummings
[ Autumn Away Blown Known Leaves Long Rain Sky Stand Think Too Trees Wind]
Do not be very upright in your dealings for you would see by going to the forest that straight trees are cut down while crooked ones are left standing. Chanakya
[ Crooked Cut Dealings Down Forest Going Left Ones See Standing Straight Trees Upright Very While Would Your]
Historically, San Franciscans have not valued street trees as much as other communities have. Gavin Newsom
[ Communities Franciscans Historically Much Other San Street Trees Valued]
The plants which stand next to dwarf trees in importance with the Chinese are certainly chrysanthemums, which they manage extremely well, perhaps better than they do any other plant. Robert Fortune
[ Any Better Certainly Chinese Dwarf Extremely Importance Manage Next Other Perhaps Plant Plants Stand Than Trees Well Which]
If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees. Hal Borland
[ Company Know Patience Strength Trees Welcome Would]
Everything looks nicer when you win. The girls are prettier. The cigars taste better. The trees are greener. Billy Martin
[ Better Cigars Everything Girls Greener Looks Nicer Prettier Taste Trees Win]
The advice I am giving always to all my students is above all to study the music profoundly... music is like the ocean, and the instruments are little or bigger islands, very beautiful for the flowers and trees. Andres Segovia Music
[ Above Advice Always Am Beautiful Bigger Flowers Giving Instruments Islands Little Music Ocean Profoundly Students Study Trees Very]
When we distributed the paper and crayons, they were fighting over the blue crayon. Everyone wanted to start with the blue, and that was the water. One drawing shows the trees under water. I was really moved. Connie Sellecca
[ Blue Crayons Distributed Drawing Everyone Fighting Moved Over Paper Really Shows Start Trees Under Wanted Water Were]
And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything. William Shakespeare Nature
[ Books Brooks Everything Exempt Finds Good Haunt Life Our Public Running Sermons Stones Tongues Trees]
What the New Yorker calls home would seem like a couple of closets to most Americans, yet he manages not only to live there but also to grow trees and cockroaches right on the premises. Russell Baker
[ Also Americans Calls Closets Cockroaches Couple Grow Home Live Manages Most New Only Premises Right Seem Trees Would Yet Yorker]
Just touching that old tree was truly moving to me because when you touch these trees, you have such a sense of the passage of time, of history. It's like you're touching the essence, the very substance of life. Kim Novak
[ Because Essence History Just Life Moving Old Passage Sense Substance Such These Time Touch Touching Tree Trees Truly Very]
How can a guy climb trees, say Me Tarzan, You Jane, and make a million? Johnny Weissmuller
[ Climb Guy How Jane Make Million Say Tarzan Trees]
I put quite a few trees in last autumn. A lot of silver birch and a couple of native trees - just generally doing gardening, putting plants in and hedges in. It takes quite a lot of time and I love it. Sean Bean
[ Autumn Birch Couple Doing Few Gardening Generally Just Last Lot Love Native Plants Put Putting Quite Silver Takes Time Trees]
Trees Lounge is based on my own life. Both my parents like the movie. My father, of course, thinks it's a masterpiece. Steve Buscemi
[ Based Both Course Father Life Lounge Masterpiece Movie Own Parents Thinks Trees]
On the screen I saw tanks rolling through dusty streets, and fallen buildings, and forests of unfamiliar trees into which East Pakistani refugees had fled, seeking safety over the Indian border. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Border Buildings Dusty East Fallen Fled Forests Had Indian Into Over Pakistani Refugees Rolling Safety Saw Screen Seeking Streets Tanks Through Trees Unfamiliar Which]
The difficulty with this conversation is that it's very different from most of the ones I've had of late. Which, as I explained, have mostly been with trees. Douglas Adams
[ Been Conversation Different Difficulty Explained Had Late Most Mostly Ones Trees Very Which]
By reading the scriptures I am so renewed that all nature seems renewed around me and with me. The sky seems to be a pure, a cooler blue, the trees a deeper green. The whole world is charged with the glory of God and I feel fire and music under my feet. Thomas Merton Nature
[ Am Around Blue Charged Cooler Deeper Feel Feet Fire Glory God Green Music Nature Pure Reading Renewed Scriptures Seems Sky Trees Under Whole World]
In the long winter evenings he talked to Ma about the Western country. In the West the land was level, and there were no trees. The grass grew thick and high. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Country Evenings Grass Grew High Land Level Long Ma Talked Thick Trees Were West Western Winter]
I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do. Willa Cather Nature
[ Because Live More Other Resigned Seem Than Things Trees Way]
My vanity was flattered by having been mistaken for our revered sovereign. I ordered a banquet to be got ready for the following evening, under the trees before my house, and invited the whole town. Adelbert von Chamisso
[ Banquet Been Before Evening Flattered Following Got Having House Invited Mistaken Ordered Our Ready Revered Sovereign Town Trees Under Vanity Whole]
The only difference between me and others is that they think they can change something with cute little poems, nice cards or embracing trees and being nice to little lapdogs. Henry Rollins
[ Being Between Cards Change Cute Difference Embracing Little Nice Only Others Poems Something Think Trees]
Initial feedback we got from people was that Poker could and should be a product in its own right. For us, that was definitely a case of us not seeing the forest for the trees since we are Poker nuts. Tim Page
[ Case Could Definitely Feedback Forest Got Initial Nuts Own Poker Product Right Seeing Should Since Trees Us]
The cultivation of trees is the cultivation of the good, the beautiful, and the ennobling in man, and for one, I wish to see it become universal. Julius Sterling Morton
[ Beautiful Become Cultivation Ennobling Good Man See Trees Universal Wish]
There's a general culture in this country to cut all the trees. It makes me so angry because everyone is cutting and no one is planting. Wangari Maathai
[ Angry Because Country Culture Cut Cutting Everyone General Makes Planting Trees]
The places that are most likely to grow trees for carbon sequestration are places where trees aren't growing now. Robert Jackson
[ Carbon Grow Growing Likely Most Now Places Trees Where]
Trees love to toss and sway; they make such happy noises. Emily Carr
[ Happy Love Make Noises Such Sway Toss Trees]
I knew, of course, that trees and plants had roots, stems, bark, branches and foliage that reached up toward the light. But I was coming to realize that the real magician was light itself. Edward Steichen Nature
[ Bark Branches Coming Course Foliage Had Itself Knew Light Magician Plants Reached Real Realize Roots Stems Toward Trees Up]
What is the good of your stars and trees, your sunrise and the wind, if they do not enter into our daily lives? E. M. Forster
[ Daily Enter Good Into Lives Our Stars Sunrise Trees Wind Your]
Hugging trees has a calming effect on me. I'm talking about enormous trees that will be there when we are all dead and gone. I've hugged trees in every part of this little island. Gerry Adams
[ Calming Dead Effect Enormous Every Gone Hugged Hugging Island Little Part Talking Trees Will]
The first day at the power plant I found myself photographing some steam vents on the roof of the structure. And I remember consciously thinking that they were just like trees but they were metal. John Sexton
[ Consciously Day First Found Just Metal Myself Photographing Plant Power Remember Roof Some Steam Structure Thinking Trees Were]
In nature, nothing is perfect and everything is perfect. Trees can be contorted, bent in weird ways, and they're still beautiful. Alice Walker
[ Beautiful Bent Everything Nature Nothing Perfect Still Trees Ways Weird]
The Japanese put houses in among the trees and allowed nature to gain the ascendancy in any composition. Stephen Gardiner
[ Allowed Among Any Ascendancy Composition Gain Houses Japanese Nature Put Trees]
I was warmed by the sun, rocked by the winds and sheltered by the trees as other Indian babes. I was living peaceably when people began to speak bad of me. Now I can eat well, sleep well and be glad. I can go everywhere with a good feeling. Geronimo
[ Babes Bad Began Eat Everywhere Feeling Glad Go Good Indian Living Now Other Peaceably Rocked Sheltered Sleep Speak Sun Trees Warmed Well Winds]
Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong. Winston Churchill Nature
[ Grow Solitary Strong Trees]
Trees, though they are cut and loped, grow up again quickly, but if men are destroyed, it is not easy to get them again. Pericles
[ Again Cut Destroyed Easy Get Grow Men Quickly Them Though Trees Up]
He could not die when trees were green, for he loved the time too well. John Clare
[ Could Die Green Loved Time Too Trees Well Were]
Us sing and dance, make faces and give flower bouquets, trying to be loved. You ever notice that trees do everything to git attention we do, except walk? Alice Walker
[ Attention Bouquets Dance Ever Everything Except Faces Flower Git Give Loved Make Notice Sing Trees Trying Us Walk]
It's the little things citizens do. That's what will make the difference. My little thing is planting trees. Wangari Maathai
[ Citizens Difference Little Make Planting Thing Things Trees Will]
By reading Huckleberry Finn I felt I was able to justify my act of going into the mountain forest at night and sleeping among the trees with a sense of security which I could never find indoors. Kenzaburo Oe
[ Able Act Among Could Felt Find Finn Forest Going Huckleberry Indoors Into Justify Mountain Never Night Reading Security Sense Sleeping Trees Which]
Storms make trees take deeper roots. Dolly Parton
[ Deeper Make Roots Storms Take Trees]
I looked at my hands to see if I was the same person. There was such a glory over everything. The sun came up like gold through the trees, and I felt like I was in heaven. Harriet Tubman
[ Came Everything Felt Glory Gold Hands Heaven Looked Over Person Same See Such Sun Through Trees Up]
Love doesn't grow on trees like apples in Eden - it's something you have to make. And you must use your imagination too. Joyce Cary
[ Apples Eden Grow Imagination Love Make Must Something Too Trees Use Your]
I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes. e. e. cummings Nature
[ Amazing Blue Day Dream Everything God Infinite Leaping Most Natural Sky Spirits Thank Trees Which Yes]
I'm a tomboy now. I always wanted to fit in with my brother's group, so I climbed trees and played with lead soldiers. But I'm a woman's woman. I never understood women who don't have woman friends. Naomi Watts
[ Always Brother Climbed Fit Friends Group Lead Never Now Played Soldiers Tomboy Trees Understood Wanted Woman Women]
A great thing about these trees is that they are excellent for cleaning, both groundwater, and of course, air. Mike Lowry
[ Air Both Cleaning Course Excellent Great These Thing Trees]
There will be a competition for the memorial. And then it can be developed with trees, with planting. It can become a very beautiful place protected from the streets, because it is below. And it can be something very moving and very private. Daniel Libeskind
[ Beautiful Because Become Below Competition Developed Memorial Moving Place Planting Private Protected Something Streets Then Trees Very Will]
Yesterday I staked off the ground on the hill for an orchard. I want to get 1000 apple trees agrowing. Ezra Cornell
[ Apple Get Ground Hill Off Orchard Staked Trees Want Yesterday]
On pavements and the bark of trees I have found whole worlds. Mark Tobey
[ Bark Found Pavements Trees Whole Worlds]
The first rule of hurricane coverage is that every broadcast must begin with palm trees bending in the wind. Carl Hiaasen
[ Begin Bending Broadcast Coverage Every First Hurricane Must Palm Rule Trees Wind]
Here we grow the flax and grain; here we raise the meat they eat, and the wool to keep them warm; we cut trees to build their houses and firewood to heat their stoves. Ernest Poole
[ Build Cut Eat Grain Grow Heat Here Houses Keep Meat Raise Their Them Trees Warm Wool]
Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence. Hal Borland Nature
[ Appreciate Grass Knowing Meaning Patience Persistence Trees Understand]
Trees are the earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven. Rabindranath Tagore Nature
[ Earth Effort Endless Heaven Listening Speak Trees]
They all went down in droves because just scenes of palm trees and beaches can get pretty boring. James MacArthur
[ Beaches Because Boring Down Droves Get Just Palm Pretty Scenes Trees Went]
When I write stories I am like someone who is in her own country, walking along streets that she has known since she was a child, between walls and trees that are hers. Natalia Ginzburg
[ Along Am Between Child Country Her Hers Known Own She Since Someone Stories Streets Trees Walking Walls Write]
Let us learn to appreciate there will be times when the trees will be bare, and look forward to the time when we may pick the fruit. Anton Chekhov Nature
[ Appreciate Bare Forward Fruit Learn Look May Pick Time Times Trees Us Will]
A man has made at least a start on discovering the meaning of human life when he plants shade trees under which he knows full well he will never sit. D. Elton Trueblood Gardening
[ Discovering Full Human Knows Least Life Made Man Meaning Never Plants Shade Sit Start Trees Under Well Which Will]
Having photographed the landscape for a number of years and specifically working with trees and in the forest I found, without consciously thinking about it, that it was a great learning experience for me in terms of organizing elements. John Sexton
[ Consciously Elements Experience Forest Found Great Having Landscape Learning Number Organizing Photographed Specifically Terms Thinking Trees Without Working Years]
If I have my way, I'm going to dissolve the Forest Service. They're in the business of harvesting trees and they're not harvesting trees, so why have them anymore? Don Young
[ Anymore Business Dissolve Forest Going Harvesting Service Them Trees Way Why]
I'm an introvert... I love being by myself, love being outdoors, love taking a long walk with my dogs and looking at the trees, flowers, the sky. Audrey Hepburn
[ Being Dogs Flowers Introvert Long Looking Love Myself Outdoors Sky Taking Trees Walk]
Sometimes, as is the case of peach and plum trees, which are often dwarfed, the plants are thrown into a flowering states, and then, as they flower freely year after year, they have little inclination to make vigorous growth. Robert Fortune
[ After Case Dwarfed Flower Flowering Freely Growth Inclination Into Little Make Often Peach Plants Plum Sometimes States Then Thrown Trees Vigorous Which Year]
Fortunately, in the place where I went out, they had set up a little previously a fence which prevented me finally from smashing against trees. I went out with a broken leg only. A small price to be paid at the time for an accident of this kind. Jacky Ickx
[ Accident Against Broken Fence Finally Fortunately Had Kind Leg Little Only Out Paid Place Prevented Previously Price Set Small Smashing Time Trees Up Went Where Which]
Since childhood she had walked the Devon rivers with her father looking for flowers and the nests of birds, passing some rocks and trees as old friends, seeing a Spirit everywhere, gentle in thought to all her eyes beheld. Henry Williamson
[ Beheld Birds Childhood Devon Everywhere Eyes Father Flowers Friends Gentle Had Her Looking Nests Old Passing Rivers Rocks Seeing She Since Some Spirit Thought Trees Walked]
I am not bound for any public place, but for ground of my own where I have planted vines and orchard trees, and in the heat of the day climbed up into the healing shadow of the woods. Wendell Berry Nature
[ Am Any Bound Climbed Day Ground Healing Heat Into Orchard Own Place Planted Public Shadow Trees Up Vines Where Woods]
God writes the Gospel not in the Bible alone, but also on trees, and in the flowers and clouds and stars. Martin Luther
[ Alone Also Bible Clouds Flowers God Gospel Stars Trees Writes]
The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit. Moliere Nature
[ Bear Best Fruit Grow Slow Trees]
In several sections, both natural in the banks of the Mississippi and its numerous arms, and where artificial canals had been cut, I observed erect stumps of trees, with their roots attached, buried in strata at different heights, one over the other. Charles Lyell
[ Arms Artificial Attached Banks Been Both Buried Canals Cut Different Erect Had Heights Mississippi Natural Numerous Observed Other Over Roots Sections Several Strata Stumps Their Trees Where]
Study how water flows in a valley stream, smoothly and freely between the rocks. Also learn from holy books and wise people. Everything - even mountains, rivers, plants and trees - should be your teacher. Morihei Ueshiba
[ Also Between Books Even Everything Flows Freely Holy How Learn Mountains Plants Rivers Rocks Should Smoothly Stream Study Teacher Trees Valley Water Wise Your]
Do you see how the god always hurls his bolts at the greatest houses and the tallest trees. For he is wont to thwart whatever is greater than the rest. Herodotus
[ Always Bolts God Greater Greatest His Houses How Rest See Tallest Than Thwart Trees Whatever Wont]
At present, I am mainly observing the physical motion of mountains, water, trees and flowers. One is everywhere reminded of similar movements in the human body, of similar impulses of joy and suffering in plants. Egon Schiele
[ Am Body Everywhere Flowers Human Impulses Joy Mainly Motion Mountains Movements Observing Physical Plants Present Reminded Similar Suffering Trees Water]
Actors cannot go on for over running around the trees. Rajendra Prasad
[ Actors Around Cannot Go Over Running Trees]
Street and park trees provide tremendous benefits to cities. Gavin Newsom
[ Benefits Cities Park Provide Street Trees Tremendous]
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls. Mother Teresa
[ Able Cannot Find Flowers Found Friend God Grows How Moon Move Nature Need Noise Restlessness See Silence Souls Stars Sun Touch Trees]
To a man, ornithologists are tall, slender, and bearded so that they can stand motionless for hours, imitating kindly trees, as they watch for birds. Gore Vidal
[ Bearded Birds Hours Imitating Kindly Man Motionless Slender Stand Tall Trees Watch]
So they all went away from the little log house. The shutters were over the windows, so the little house could not see them go. It stayed there inside the log fence, behind the two big oak trees that in the summertime had made green roofs for Mary and Laura to play under. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Away Behind Big Could Fence Go Green Had House Inside Laura Little Log Made Mary Oak Over Play Roofs See Shutters Stayed Them Trees Two Under Went Were Windows]
I love New Orleans physically. I love the trees and the balmy air and the beautiful days. I have a beautiful house here. Anne Rice
[ Air Beautiful Days Here House Love New Orleans Physically Trees]
I used to lie between cool, clean sheets at night after I'd had a bath, after I had washed my hair and scrubbed my knuckles and finger-nails and teeth. Then I could lie quite still in the dark with my face to the window with the trees in it, and talk to God. Frances Farmer
[ After Bath Between Clean Cool Could Dark Face God Had Hair Knuckles Lie Night Quite Sheets Still Talk Teeth Then Trees Used Washed Window]
Trees go wandering forth in all directions with every wind, going and coming like ourselves, traveling with us around the sun two million miles a day, and through space heaven knows how fast and far! John Muir
[ Around Coming Day Directions Every Far Fast Forth Go Going Heaven How Knows Miles Million Ourselves Space Sun Through Traveling Trees Two Us Wandering Wind]
But I was also doing odd jobs around Portland, like spreading gravel and transplanting bamboo trees. Elliott Smith
[ Also Around Bamboo Doing Gravel Jobs Odd Portland Spreading Trees]
The goldenrod is yellow, The corn is turning brown, The trees in apple orchards With fruit are bending down. Helen Hunt Jackson
[ Apple Bending Brown Corn Down Fruit Trees Turning Yellow]
If you cut down a forest, it doesn't matter how many sawmills you have if there are no more trees. Susan George
[ Cut Down Forest How Many Matter More Trees]
If you're in a forest, the quality of the echo is very strange because echoes back off so many surfaces of all those trees that you get this strange, itchy ricochet effect. Brian Eno
[ Back Because Echo Echoes Effect Forest Get Itchy Many Off Quality Strange Surfaces Those Trees Very]
We can speak without voice to the trees and the clouds and the waves of the sea. Without words they respond through the rustling of leaves and the moving of clouds and the murmuring of the sea. Paul Tillich
[ Clouds Leaves Moving Murmuring Respond Sea Speak Through Trees Voice Waves Without Words]
Who has seen the wind? Neither you nor I but when the trees bow down their heads, the wind is passing by. Christina Rossetti
[ Bow Down Heads Neither Nor Passing Seen Their Trees Wind]
Spring beckons! All things to the call respond; the trees are leaving and cashiers abscond. Ambrose Bierce
[ Call Leaving Respond Spring Things Trees]
Parts like Morse don't grow on trees. He's a great character. John Thaw
[ Character Great Grow Morse Parts Trees]
Nature is my springboard. From her I get my initial impetus. I have tried to relate the visible drama of mountains, trees, and bleached fields with the fantasy of wind blowing and changing colors and forms. Milton Avery
[ Bleached Blowing Changing Colors Drama Fantasy Fields Forms Get Her Impetus Initial Mountains Nature Relate Springboard Trees Tried Visible Wind]
Your soul is a dark forest. But the trees are of a particular species, they are genealogical trees. Marcel Proust
[ Dark Forest Genealogical Particular Soul Species Trees Your]
Being a woman has only bothered me in climbing trees. Frances Perkins
[ Being Bothered Climbing Only Trees Woman]
I was in my yard and thought that the tree was a living being. We take trees for granted. We don't believe they are as much alive as we are. Ziggy Marley
[ Alive Being Believe Granted Living Much Take Thought Tree Trees Yard]
What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our best institutions are like young trees growing upon the roots of the old trunks that have crumbled away. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Ages Away Best Call Growing Institutions Old Our Past Result Roots Trees Trunks Upon Wisdom Young]
Trees are Earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven. Rabindranath Tagore
[ Earth Effort Endless Heaven Listening Speak Trees]
Votes are like trees, if you are trying to build a forest. If you have more trees than you have forests, then at that point the pollsters will probably say you will win. Dan Quayle
[ Build Forest Forests More Point Pollsters Probably Say Than Then Trees Trying Votes Will Win]
It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit. Robert Louis Stevenson Nature
[ Air Beauty Changes Claim Forest Hearts Makes Men Much Old Quality Renews Something Spirit Subtle Trees Upon Weary Wonderfully]
I remember a hundred lovely lakes, and recall the fragrant breath of pine and fir and cedar and poplar trees. The trail has strung upon it, as upon a thread of silk, opalescent dawns and saffron sunsets. Hamlin Garland Nature
[ Breath Cedar Dawns Fragrant Hundred Lakes Lovely Pine Recall Remember Silk Strung Sunsets Thread Trail Trees Upon]
My eyes went blank, and I stared off, and the music started. It was raining, and the sun was shining at the same time, and there were these big bay windows, and there was the blue in the sky, and the sun on the trees, and it was drizzling. Al Jarreau
[ Bay Big Blank Blue Eyes Music Off Raining Same Shining Sky Stared Started Sun These Time Trees Went Were Windows]
Though actually the work of man's hands - or, more properly speaking, the work of his travelling feet, - roads have long since come to seem so much a part of Nature that we have grown to think of them as a feature of the landscape no less natural than rocks and trees. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Actually Come Feature Feet Grown Hands His Landscape Less Long Man More Much Natural Nature Part Properly Roads Rocks Seem Since Speaking Than Them Think Though Travelling Trees Work]
What you compose with is neither here nor there, you compose with words, or you compose with stone plants and trees, or you compose with events; the Sheriff's officer, or whatever. Ian Hamilton Finlay
[ Compose Events Here Neither Nor Officer Plants Sheriff Stone Trees Whatever Words]
I want to do to you what spring does with the cherry trees. Pablo Neruda
[ Cherry Does Spring Trees Want]
I could never be a country person, sitting around trees trying to write a song. I would rather be in the middle of society, whether it's growing or crumbling. Ric Ocasek
[ Around Could Country Crumbling Growing Middle Never Person Rather Sitting Society Song Trees Trying Whether Would Write]
We get a lot of people from out of state who come down and it's not what they expect Florida to be, the horse farms and oak trees instead of the sand and the ocean. David Jones
[ Come Down Expect Farms Florida Get Horse Instead Lot Oak Ocean Out Sand State Trees]
When I was in pre-production for Trees Lounge, I was hearing the cinematographer talking with the production designer about colours and this and that, and feeling like I was losing control. Steve Buscemi
[ Cinematographer Colours Control Designer Feeling Hearing Losing Lounge Pre-Production Production Talking Trees]
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first. Chanakya
[ Cut First Honest Person Screwed Should Straight Too Trees]
Like water which can clearly mirror the sky and the trees only so long as its surface is undisturbed, the mind can only reflect the true image of the Self when it is tranquil and wholly relaxed. Indra Devi
[ Clearly Image Long Mind Mirror Only Reflect Relaxed Self Sky Surface Tranquil Trees True Undisturbed Water Which Wholly]
I was on acid and I looked at the trees and I realized that they all came to points, and the little branches came to points, and the houses came to point. I thought, 'Oh! Everything has a point, and if it doesn't, then there's a point to it.' Harry Nilsson
[ Acid Branches Came Everything Houses Little Looked Oh Point Points Realized Then Thought Trees]
Elves are like trees, grounded and focused from the trunk down but graceful and agile on top. Orlando Bloom
[ Down Elves Focused Graceful Grounded Top Trees Trunk]
I prefer the country life. I live in Kingston, but there is lots of trees. Ziggy Marley
[ Country Kingston Life Live Lots Prefer Trees]
I am sure that if you plant the trees back again, it will do nothing but good. Michael Fish Gardening
[ Again Am Back Good Nothing Plant Sure Trees Will]
I have no neighbours other than animals and Joshua Trees. Don Van Vliet
[ Animals Neighbours Other Than Trees]
God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools. John Muir Environmental
[ Cannot Cared Disease Drought Floods Fools God Save Saved Them These Thousand Trees]
The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world's joy. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Does Few Flowers Joy Shine Sun Trees Wide World]
The script was always the most important thing to me and I loved the script. For one thing, I've always admired trees. I just worship them. Think what trees have witnessed, what history, such as living through the Civil War, yet they still survive. Kim Novak
[ Admired Always Civil History Important Just Living Loved Most Script Still Such Survive Them Thing Think Through Trees War Witnessed Worship Yet]
Working with plants, trees, fences and walls, if they practice sincerely they will attain enlightenment. Dogen Zenji Gardening
[ Attain Enlightenment Fences Plants Practice Sincerely Trees Walls Will Working]
Australians were unique due to our corals, our apples, our gum trees and our kangaroos. Harold Edward Holt
[ Apples Australians Due Gum Our Trees Unique Were]
What I was trying to convey there was the kind of waste land that was left after the war. It was a bit like one always thinks of war, you know, stark scenery and no birds, no trees, no leaves, nothing living. And just emptiness. George Martin
[ After Always Birds Bit Convey Emptiness Just Kind Know Land Leaves Left Living Nothing Scenery Stark Thinks Trees Trying War Waste]