35 Forest Quotes

May these forest quotes remind you of the beauty and the need of our forests and trees.

  1. "Our trees in our forests need protection to ensure that those cut are replanted and cutting is done wisely."
    Catherine Pulsifer

  2. "He plants the tree to serve another age."
    Short Quotes

  3. "Clear cutting of our forests should be illegal, selective harvesting should be employed."
    Catherine Pulisfer

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

  5. "The best friend of 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
    Earth Day

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

  7. "Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise."
    George Washington Carver

  8. "No shade tree? Blame not the sun, but yourself."
    Chinese Proverb

  9. "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

  10. "The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see Nature all ridicule and deformity, and some scarce see Nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, Nature is Imagination itself."
    William Blake

  11. " A forest's beauty lies with its inhabitants."
    Anthony T. Hincks

  12. "People in suburbia see trees differently than foresters do. They cherish every one. It is useless to speak of the probability that a certain tree will die when the tree is in someone's backyard . . . You are talking about a personal asset, a friend, a monument, not about board feet of lumber."
    Roger Swain

  13. "Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago."
    Warren Buffett
    Helping Others

  14. "If trees could scream, would we be so cavalier about cutting them down? We might, if they screamed all the time, for no good reason."
    Jack Handey
    Thought Provoking

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

  16. "Some men go through a forest and see no firewood."
    English Proverb

  17. "Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them."
    Bill Vaughan

  18. "Man is nature as much as the trees."
    Dan Kiley

  19. "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

  20. "From a fallen tree, all make kindling."
    Spanish Proverb

  21. "He that plants a tree loves others beside himself."
    Thomas Fuller

  22. "Trees are the best monuments that a man can erect to his own memory. They speak his praises without flattery, and they are blessings to children yet unborn."
    Lord Orrery

  23. "The songs of the birds are the ballad of the forest."
    Craig D. Lounsbrough

  24. "If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees."
    Hal Borland

  25. "If the forest has a day of fire and the heat of the flames does not consume a special tree, it will still be changed; charred, but still standing."
    Dan Groat

  26. "He who plants a tree plants hope."
    Lucy Larcom

  27. "A virgin forest is where the hand of man has never set foot."
    Author Unknown
    Inspirational Poems

  28. "A grove of giant redwoods or sequoias should be kept just as we keep a great or beautiful cathedral."
    Theodore Roosevelt

  29. "Talk a walk with me through nature and let's gaze on the marvelous wonders of creation."
    Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

  30. "You can walk in a dream while you are awake: just walk in the misty morning of a forest!"
    Mehmet Murat ildan

  31. "Trees give peace to the souls of men."
    Nora Waln
    Quotes to Live By

  32. "A tree is our most intimate contact with nature."
    George Nakashima
    Poems about Life

  33. "I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do."
    Willa Cather

  34. "A tree is no more valuable than a seed. Both are simply at a different stage in their development."
    J.R. Rim

  35. "Anytime in your life when you're feeling out of sorts in any way, go to nature and find your peace."
    Dr. Wayne Dyer, 10 Secrets for Success and Inner Peace

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