Saturday, 15 October 2011

Beautiful Quotes On Nature

How strange that Nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude!  ~Emily Dickinson, letter to Mrs. J.S. Cooper, 1880
I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.  ~John Muir, 1913, in L.M. Wolfe, ed., John Muir, John of the Mountains:  The Unpublished Journals of John Muir, 1938
What humbugs we are, who pretend to live for Beauty, and never see the Dawn!  ~Logan Pearsall Smith
I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.  ~George Washington Carver
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.  Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.  The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.  ~John Muir
God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees and flowers and clouds and stars.  ~Author unknown, commonly attributed to Martin Luther
I believe that there is a subtle magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield to it, will direct us aright.  ~Henry David Thoreau
I believe that there is a subtle magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield to it, will direct us aright.  ~Henry David Thoreau
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.  ~Kahlil Gibran
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. cumming

Beautiful White Flowers Collection

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Wednesday, 12 October 2011

Quotations About Trees

Top Ten Collection of Big Tree Pictures
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 (Tree Quotes)
Of all the wonders of nature, a tree in summer is perhaps the most remarkable; with the possible exception of a moose singing "Embraceable You" in spats. 
~Woody Allen (Tree Quotes)
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 (Tree Quotes)
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 (Tree Quotes)
To the great tree-loving fraternity we belong.  We love trees with universal and unfeigned love, and all things that do grow under them or around them - the whole leaf and root tribe. 
~Henry Ward Beecher (Tree Quotes)
Happiness is sharing a bowl of cherries and a book of poetry with a shade tree.  He doesn't eat much and doesn't read much, but listens well and is a most gracious host.  
~Terri Guillemets (Tree Quotes)
I willingly confess to so great a partiality for trees as tempts me to respect a man in exact proportion to his respect for them.   
~James Russell Lowell (Tree Quotes)
The oaks and the pines, and their brethren of the wood, have seen so many suns rise and set, so many seasons come and go, and so many generations pass into silence, that we may well wonder what "the story of the trees" would be to us if they had tongues to tell it, or we ears fine enough to understand.  
~Maud van Buren, 1938 (Tree Quotes)
Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realise we cannot eat money.  
~Cree Indian Proverb (Tree Quotes)
Many people, other than the authors, contribute to the making of a book, from the first person who had the bright idea of alphabetic writing through the inventor of movable type to the lumberjacks who felled the trees that were pulped for its printing.  It is not customary to acknowledge the trees themselves, though their commitment is total.  
 ~Forsyth and Rada, Machine Learning (Tree Quotes)