70 Short quotes about trees to read and care for them forever!

Short quotes about trees

Short quotes about trees. Trees are like the most important living beings on this planet. They are those, for which the planet has got the color green and they are those, who help us to remain alive. Trees are responsible for the oxygen content in the atmosphere. It's none, but the trees, that consume carbon dioxide from the air and releases oxygen into the air. They are responsible for the life of all the creatures, that intakes oxygen from the open air. Trees are also responsible for holding the top layer of soil of our planet, their roots help the soil to remain in its place. Apart, trees are used in numerous wood manufacturing companies that meet all our wood-related needs. If you wanna know more and appreciate these trees, you must go through the following short quotes about trees.
1. "Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky.” — Kahlil Gibran

Short quotes about trees

2. “The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now.” ― Chinese proverb

3. “Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.” ― Winston Churchill

4. “People who will not sustain trees will soon live in a world that will not sustain people.” ― Bryce Nelson

5. “A tree is our most intimate contact with nature.” ― George Nakashima

6. “A grove of giant redwood or sequoias should be kept just as we keep a great and beautiful cathedral.” — Theodore Roosevelt

7. “One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.” ― Thomas Fuller

8. “Learn character from trees, values from roots, and change from leaves.” ― Tasneem Hameed

9. “Be like a tree. The tree gives shade even to him who cuts off its boughs.” ― Sri Chaitanya

10. “The best friend on 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

11. “We’re merely one tree with various types, shapes and sizes of leaves that all wave differently in the breeze.” ― Rasheed Ogunlaru

Short quotes about trees

12. “Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.” — Hal Borland

13. “To exist as a nation, to prosper as a state, to live as a people, we must have trees.” ― Theodore Roosevelt

14. “You can’t have the fruits without the roots.” ― Stephen Covey

15. “Anyone who thinks fallen leaves are dead has never watched them dancing on a windy day.” ― Shira Tamir

16. “Trees indeed have hearts.” ― Henry David Thoreau

17. “Trees are right at the heart of all the necessary debates: ecological, social, economic, political, moral, religious.” ― Colin Tudge

18. "There are more life forms in a handful of forest soil than there are people on the planet." ― Peter Wohlleben

19. “Storms make trees take deeper roots.” — Dolly Parton

20. “A tree has roots in the soil yet reaches to the sky. It tells us that in order to aspire we need to be grounded and that no matter how high we go it is from our roots that we draw sustenance.” ― Wangari Maathai

21. "The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit." ― Nelson Henderson

Short quotes about trees

22. "Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world.” ― John Muir

23. “A tree falls the way it leans.” ― Bulgarian proverb

24. "I feel a great regard for trees; they represent age and beauty and the miracles of life and growth." ― Louise Dickinson Rich

25. “How could you not be hopeful if you’ve got a tree around?” ― Ross Spears

26. “But down deep, at the molecular heart of life we’re essentially identical to trees.” — Carl Sagan

27. “Trees give peace to the souls of men.” ― Nora Waln

28. “Trees are your best antiques.” ― Alexander Smith

29. “This oak tree and me, we’re made of the same stuff.” — Carl Sagan

30. “A seed hidden in the heart of an apple is an orchard invisible.” ― Welsh proverb

31. “Though a tree grows so high, the falling leaves return to the root.” ― Malay proverb

Short quotes about trees

32. “Even if something is left undone, everyone must take time to sit still and watch the leaves turn.” ― Elizabeth Lawrence

33. “Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree’s inclined.” — Alexander Pope

34. “Never say there is nothing beautiful in the world anymore. There is always something to make you wonder in the shape of a tree, the trembling of a leaf.” ― Albert Schweitzer

35. "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

36. “A tree which has lost its head will never recover it again, and will survive only as a monument of the ignorance and folly of its Tormentor.” ― George William Curtis

37. “How beautiful leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.” ― John Burrough

38. “Around a flowering tree, one finds many insects.” ― Guinea proverb

39. “Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.” — Chinese proverb

40. “Let’s take our hearts for a walk in the woods and listen to the magic whispers of old trees.” ― Unknown

41. “I looked up my family tree and found out I was the sap.” ― Rodney Dangerfield

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42. “The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.” — Moliere

43. “I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do.” — Willa Cather

44. “He who plants a tree, plants a hope.” ― Lucy Larcom

45. “For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.” — Martin Luther

46. “Of all man’s works of art, a cathedral is greatest. A vast and majestic tree is greater than that.” ― Henry Ward Beecher

47. “It is difficult to realize how great a part of all that is cheerful and delightful in the recollections of our own life is associated with trees.” — Wilson Flagg

48. “I think that if you shake the tree, you ought to be around when the fruit falls to pick it up.” — Mary Cassatt

49. “To be poor and be without trees, is to be the most starved human being in the world. To be poor and have trees, is to be completely rich in ways that money can never buy.” ― Clarissa Pinkola Est├ęs

50. “At first I thought I was fighting to save rubber trees, then I thought I was fighting to save the Amazon rainforest. Now I realize I am fighting for humanity.” ― Chico Mendes

51. “A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation.” ― Adlai E. Stevenson

52. “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

53. “Trees and stones will teach you what you cannot learn from masters.” ― Bernard of Clairvaux

54. “Friendship is a sheltering tree.” ― Samuel Taylor Coleridge

55. “Love is a tree, and lovers are its shade.” ― Rumi

56. “The trees encountered on a country stroll
Reveal a lot about that country’s soul…
A culture is no better than its woods.” ― W.H.Auden

57. “Love is like a tree, it grows of its own accord, it puts down deep roots into our whole being.” — Victor Hugo

58. “If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.” ― Hal Borland

59. “Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” ― Warren Buffett

60. "The care of the Earth is our most ancient and most worthy, and after all, our most pleasing responsibility." ― Wendell Berry

61. “I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, “This is what it is to be happy.” ― Sylvia Plath

62. “We can learn a lot from trees: they’re always grounded but never stop reaching heavenward.” — Everett Mamor

63. “Ancient trees are precious. There is little else on Earth that plays host to such a rich community of life within a single living organism.” — Sir David Attenborough

64. “I think of trees as my extended family, living, breathing and social, like us.” — Dame Judi Dench

65. “When we plant a tree, we are doing what we can to make our planet a more wholesome and happier dwelling-place for those who come after us if not for ourselves.” — Oliver Wendell Holmes

66. "Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree." ― Martin Luther

67. "Trees exhale for us so that we can inhale them to stay alive. Can we ever forget that? Let us love trees with every breath we take until we perish." ― Munia Khan

68. "Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year." ― Chad Sugg

69. "The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn." ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

70. "One touch of nature makes the whole world kin." ― William Shakespeare