33 Tree Quotes

Let these tree quotes remind you of the importance trees play in our lives. Find tree planting quotes, inspirational quotes about trees and funny ones.

Trees make up the forest which cleans the air and without them would our world survive? There should be a rule if one tree is taken down another must be planted. Trees contribute to the beauty of the environment and they should be protected and preserved.

    Quotes On The Importance of Trees

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

  2. "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 

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

  4. A tree is our most intimate contact with nature.
  George Nakashima
  5. "A tree is our most intimate contact with nature." George Nakashima

  6. We don't want to focus on the trees (or their leaves) at the expense of the forest.” Douglas R. Hofstadter, I Am a Strange Loop
    Forest Quotes

  7. "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

  8. Man is nature as much as the trees.
   Dan Kiley
  9. "Man is nature as much as the trees." Dan Kiley
    Short Deep Quotes

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

  11. A tree that may in Summer wear
    A nest of robins in her hair...
    Joyce Kilmer
    Tree Poems

  12. Tree Planting Quotes

  13. She said that the planting of trees, like the education of children, was a gift to the future. Cassandra Danz

  14. He plants the tree to serve another age.  Cicero
  15. He plants the tree to serve another age. Cicero
    Short Quotes

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

  17. It's when the seed grows up that it is known as a tree. Nobody calls the "seedlings" as "trees" and no seedling is ever useful because it doesn't produce fruits! You got to grow up! Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes
    Life Journey

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

  19. Planting or transplanting a tree in the fall gives us hope of shade next year. Samatha Lynch

  20. Funny Tree Quotes

    I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree.
    Joyce Kilmer
  21. I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree. Joyce Kilmer, Trees & Other Poems
    Conservation Poems

  22. "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
    Poems about Life

  23. If trees could scream, would we be so cavalier about cutting them down? Jack Handey
    Thought Provoking

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

  25. Inspirational Tree Quotes

    He that plants a tree loves others beside himself.
  Thomas Fuller
  26. "He that plants a tree loves others beside himself." Thomas Fuller
    Short Love Quotes

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

  28. I love the start of autumn when the trees in my garden change the colour of their leaves in one last dazzling display. Michael Caine, The Elephant to Hollywood
    Autumn Poems

  29. The way surviving hard winters makes a tree grows stronger, the growth rings inside it tighter. Haruki Murakami, Yesterday
    Inspirational Quotes About Life and Struggles

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

  32. The branches of the trees looked as if they were holding hands and bowing their heads in prayer. Ishmael Beah, A Long Way Gone
    Inspirational Quotes

  33. Old friends are like the goodly tree whose leafy branches throw A grateful shelter over me when adverse winds may blow! John Imrie, Old Friends
    Positive Messages

  34. "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

  35. The story of the tree is written on every leaf.
  Marty Rubin
  36. The story of the tree is written on every leaf. Marty Rubin
    Short Positive Quotes

  37. ...freshly cut Christmas trees smelling of stars and snow and pine resin - inhale deeply and fill your soul with wintry night... John Geddes, A Familiar Rain
    Christmas Messages

  38. By respecting the trees, you prove that you are a person who deserves to be respected! Mehmet Murat ildan
    Short Inspirational Quotes

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

  40. "Trees give peace to the souls of men." Nora Waln
    Poems of Encouragement

  41. "I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do." Willa Cather
    Quotes To Live By

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