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He that plants trees loves others beside himself.

Dr. Thomas Fuller

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Train up a fig tree in the way it should go, and when you are old sit under the shade of it.

Charles Dickens

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You should go to a pear tree for pears, not to an elm.

Publilius Syrus

Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.

Bill Vaughan

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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

I think that I shall never seeA poem lovely as a tree.

Joyce Kilmer

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He that climbs the tall tree has won right to the fruit.

Sir Walter Scott

I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.

Dr. Seuss

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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

Our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.

William Shakespeare

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It is not much for its beauty that makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanates from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.

Robert Louis Stevenson

The oldest trees often bear the sweetest fruit.

German Proverb

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'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.

Alexander Pope

If the homeowner can afford it, bring in an arborist to reshape the trees. Climbing around in trees with chain saws is a very dangerous thing to do.

Keith Talbot

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Trees are Earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven.

Rabindranath Tagore

Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.

Henry David Thoreau

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Let us cross over the river and rest under the shade of the trees.

Thomas Stonewall Jackson

It's a natural, undisturbed trail, ... People can enjoy the different kinds of trees, plant and animal life, the stream and the bog it runs by.

David Goldman

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Trees are cool organisms to have around.

John Bachman

We didn't even know what trees are here, ... They've got trees there. What we have are twigs.

Kerry Johnson

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