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"Lights are glowing in the palm trees..." - Jimmy Buffett

"These palm trees like my old homeboys, hella shady" - Chamillionaire

"Hollywood is Newark, New Jersey with palm trees." - Weegee

"I can't palm a basketball." - Carmelo Anthony

"For me exotic means beaches, palm trees and sand and frolicking in the ocean" - Priyanka Chopra

"Plant trees, Lots of trees" - Al Gore

"It is not among the palm trees that I wish to die, but among the poor who are Jesus Christ." - Luigi Orione

"The dance of the palm trees, the oceans calling, the first rays of sun and heaven is here." - Michael Dolan

"My grandfather gave me my first guitar, an old acoustic with palm trees and dancing girls painted on it" - Dan Fogelberg

"I want people to think of Hawaii and think of palm trees and magical islands and Bruno Mars." - Bruno Mars

"The dance of the palm trees, the oceans calling, the first rays of sun and heaven is here." - Mike Dolan

"My grandfather gave me my first guitar, an old acoustic with palm trees and dancing girls painted on it." - Dan Fogelberg

"The first rule of hurricane coverage is that every broadcast must begin with palm trees bending in the wind." - Carl Hiaasen

"They all went down in droves because just scenes of palm trees and beaches can get pretty boring." - James Macarthur

"Beautiful isles! beneath the sunset skies tall, silver-shafted palm-trees rise, between full orange-trees that shade the living colonade." - William Cullen Bryant

"Beautiful isles! beneath the sunset skies tall, silver-shafted palm-trees rise, between full orange-trees that shade the living colonade." - William C Bryant

"Trees cause pollution." - Ronald Reagan

"Caddy smelled like trees." - William Faulkner

"This continent, an open palm spread frank before the sky." - James Agee

"The desired Islamic state might be likened to an orchard planted with olive and palm trees that will take a relatively long time to produce fruit." - Yusuf al-Qaradawi

"Never was isle so little, never was sea so lone, But over the scud and the palm-trees an English flag was flown." - Rudyard Kipling

"Yellow melon flowers Crawl beneath the withered peach-trees; A date-palm throws its heavy fronds of steel Against the scoured metallic sky." - John Gould Fletcher

"Never was isle so little, never was sea so lone, But over the scud and the palm-trees an English flag was flown." - Rudyard Kipling

"A city where everyone seemed to live in a bungalow on a broad avenue lined with palm, pepper or eucalyptus trees, where there was never any snow." - Kevin Starr

"I love touring in the United States. It's dramatically different wherever you go. North to south you're going from snow to palm trees." - Greg Lake

"And in the ghostly palm-trees the sleepy tune Of the quiet voice calling me, the long low croon Of the steady Trade Winds blowing." - John Masefield

"I love touring in the United States. It's dramatically different wherever you go. North to south, you're going from snow to palm trees." - Greg Lake

"A lot of parts of L.A. are interchangeable with suburbs in Joburg. Very big, ostentatious houses with palm trees and lawns. Lawns are very important. Never underestimate lawns." - Neill Blomkamp

"Relatively mild gusts of wind blow some trees down. Graceful palm trees, for example, are lovely to look at but will not stand up in a heavy wind because they are not well anchored." - Joseph B Wirthlin

"Lots and lots of trees together, equals big trees!" - Zac Hanson

"Shirts don't grow on trees." - Joe Teti

"A brotherhood of venerable trees." - William Wordsworth

"Even monkeys fall from trees." - Chris Bradford

"Money doesn't grow on trees." - Proverbs

"Trees are your best antiques." - Alexander Smith

"I measure in my palm and use my eyes to estimate amounts; a tablespoon is a full palm of dried spices." - Rachael Ray

"Some beach, somewhere. There's a big umbrella casting shade over an empty chair. Palm trees are growin' and a warm breeze a blowing. I picture myself right there, on some beach, somewhere." - Blake Shelton

"I'll be glad to leave here. I feel like eating palm trees. I don't like this place. It's for people with arthritis. They come here to play golf and to die." - Ernie Holmes

"It sometimes takes a foreigner to come and see a place and paint it. I remember someone saying they had never really noticed the palm trees here until I painted them." - David Hockney

"California to me as a concept or as an idea always seems like endless optimism and endless opportunity - when people think of California they think of palm trees and blue skies and gorgeous sunsets and beaches and everything else." - Mark Hoppus

"Los Angeles, the sun shines a lot, and it's blue, and there's palm trees; it's a bit like Sydney, I guess, but the underbelly is a vicious, mean, cruel, awful place." - Loudon Wainwright Iii

"There are cities that get by on their good looks, offer climate and scenery, views of mountains or oceans, rockbound or with palm trees. And there are cities like Detroit that have to work for a living." - Elmore Leonard

"I grew up in an era of thinking of travel as escape. The idea that you could conceivably have a new life, go somewhere, fall in love, have little children under the palm trees." - Paul Theroux

"I'm a sucker for turquoise sea, white beaches and palm trees. I've been to the tropics every year since I could afford it. It's the perfect place to unwind. I can chill out, read, do a bit of yoga." - Bruno Tonioli

"The computer has moved to the palm of our hands now." - Brad D Smith

"Those trees seem to grow every year..." - Peter Alliss

"He's as old as some trees." - Pat Burns

"Those who plant trees plant hope." - Lucy Larcom

"I've killed enough of the world's trees." - Stephen King

"Trees have roots, Jews have legs." - Isaac Deutscher

"Life on earth is inconceivable without trees." - Anton Chekhov

"Trees are worth more alive than dead" - Prince

"Our lives are merely trees of possibilities." - Marc Bolan

"In trees, I see expression and soul" - Vincent Van Gogh

"God makes trees, he doesn't write books." - Bill Maher

"Trees don't grow to the sky." - Louis Rukeyser

"There are rich counsels in the trees." - Herbert P. Horne

"He plants trees to benefit another generation." - Caecilius Statius

"Legislatures represent people, not acres or trees." - Earl Warren

"Storms make trees take deeper roots." - Dolly Parton

"I can't see the forest through the trees, except the trees are people." - Sloane Crosley

"I was born and grew up in Palm Springs. It's a great place to grow up, a real small town." - Alia Shawkat

"I wondered if I would appear on a temple wall painting someday. A blonde Egyptian girl with purple highlights running sideways through the palm trees, screaming "Yikes!" in hieroglyphics as Neith chased after me. The thought of some poor archaeologist trying to figure that out almost lifted my spirits." - Rick Riordan

"...the need for a garden of rare palms and vines and ornamental trees and shrubs which would be near enough to a growing city to form a quiet place where children with their elders could peer, as it were, into those fascinating jungles and palm glades of the tropics which have for generations stimulated the imaginations of American youth." - David Fairchild

"Since my stroke, I have begun to see so many miracles all around me. I look out of the window in my room: verdant grass, silver-tipped oak leaves, tall palm trees gentle swaying as they reach to the sky, masses and masses of roses. All colors, so many shapes, exquisite fragrances." - Kirk Douglas

"There were only two men on the planet better educated in the various martial arts than Butler, and he was related to one of them. The other lived on an island in the South China Sea, and spent his days meditating and beating up palm trees. You had to feel sorry for the B'wa Kell." - Eoin Colfer

"These women behind the store windows? Dreams, sir, dreams at bargain prices, a trip to the Indies! These people perfume themselves with spices. You enter, they close the curtains, and the trip begins. The gods descend on the nude bodies and the islands drift, demented, with the tousled hair of palm trees in the breeze." - Albert Camus

"L.A.: where there's never weather, and walking is a crime. L.A.: where the streetlights and palm trees go on forever, where darkness never comes, like a deal that never goes down, a meeting that's never taken. The City of Angels: where every cockroach has a screenplay and even the winos wear roller skates. It's that kind of town." - Ian Shoales

"In the year 2007, seals, otters, lions, turtles, frogs, apes, snakes, butterflies, polar bears, cheetahs, whales are disappearing along with their variously furnished homes: cloud forests, rain forests, ice pack, boreal forests, coral reefs, forests of deciduous trees, conifer and palm." - Eban Goodstein

"God, she was beautiful - my first image of the Orient - a woman such as only the desert poet knew how to praise: her face was the sun, her hair the protecting shadow, her eyes fountains of cool water, her body the most slender of palm-trees and her smile a mirage." - Amin Maalouf

"Sleepy pulled the car to a stop in front of this paved entranceway, which was flanked on either side by these enormous palm trees, kind of like the Polynesian Resort at Disney World. In fact, the whole place had kind of a Disney feel to it. You know, really big, and kind of modern and fake." - Meg Cabot

"By the old Moulmein Pagoda, lookin' eastward to the sea, There's a Burma girl a-settin', and I know she thinks o' me; For the wind is in the palm-trees, and the temple-bells they say: Come you back, you British soldier; come you back to Mandalay!" - Rudyard Kipling

"How vainly men themselves amaze To win the palm, the oak, or bays; And their uncessant labours see Crown'd from some single herb or tree. Whose short and narrow verged shade Does prudently their toils upbraid; While all flow'rs and all trees do close To weave the garlands of repose." - Andrew Marvell

"I will be your friend,' I said. 'I will go home to my mother's house the way I did when I skinned my knees as a little girl. I'll go and let myself be consoled by my roses, my palm trees, my enormous volcanoes in San Salvador. When you are old, maybe you'll come and see me someday." - Consuelo de Saint-Exupery

"Miami is just really fun whenever I go there. It's like this post-apocalyptic Barbie world: everything is pink, and there're palm trees everywhere. But then there are also all these people in crazy sunglasses, warehouses with sick parties where all the girls are covered in spikes and black leather. It's a very weird place." - Grimes

"Today I have grown taller from walking with the trees." - Karle Wilson Baker

"Trees give peace to the souls of men." - Nora Waln

"Some family trees bear an enormous crop of nuts." - Wayne Huizenga

"Take love easy, as the leaves grow on the trees." - Mary Stewart

"Samuel Johnson Is Indignant:that Scotland has so few trees." - Lydia Davis

"Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky." - Khalil Gibran

"Through three cheese trees three free fleas flew. While these fleas flew, freezy breeze blew. Freezy breeze made these three trees freeze. Freezy trees made these trees' cheese freeze. That's what made these three free fleas sneeze." - Dr. Seuss

"Health, south wind, books, old trees, a boat, a friend." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The bird's delirium does not interest the trees." - Henri Michaux

"You can't see the semantic wood for the syntactic trees." - Christopher Strachey

"What we learned is money doesn't grow on trees." - Jakob Nielsen

"Alternatives, and particularly desirable alternatives, grow only on imaginary trees." - Saul Bellow

"If only people were trees... I might like them better." - Georgia O'Keeffe

"For experience teacheth me that straight trees have crooked roots." - John Lyly

"They kill good trees to put out bad newspapers." - James G. Watt

"I get hoes like acorns falling out of trees." - Master P

"My religion is the Earth, man. I believe in trees." - Shailene Woodley

"Monotheism begins with a god who hates trees." - John Lamb Lash

"I'd be vegetarian if bacon grew on trees" - Matt Groening

"Not everyone who sells Christmas trees believes in Santa Claus." - Matt Barr

"Wind is caused by the trees waving their branches." - Ogden Nash

"Today I stood taller from walking among the trees." - Willa Cather

"Why are there so many trees in the jungle?" - Colin Mochrie

"Any fool can destroy trees, they cannot run away." - John Muir

"He that plants trees loves others beside himself." - Thomas Fuller

"He that plants trees loves others besides himself." - Proverbs

"I am the Lorax. I speak for the trees." - Dr. Seuss

"Stones have been known to move and trees to speak." - William Shakespeare

"Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong." - Winston Churchill

"I've got to be by trees, otherwise I get claustrophobic." - Liam Gallagher

"Street and park trees provide tremendous benefits to cities." - Gavin Newsom

"The wisdom's in the trees not the glass windows." - Jack Johnson

"The birch trees loom ahead like a brotherhood of ghosts." - Lisa Ann Sandell

"Would there be trees if we didn't see them?" - Virginia Woolf

"The Druids held the trees as very sacred." - Enya

"Native trees are so important to our ecosystem." - Felix Dennis

"I prefer cynical people. Nice guys grow on trees." - J Mascis

"Without birds, trees would be very lonely and men too!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Being a woman has only bothered me in climbing trees." - Frances Perkins

"Twine from trees and plants can make good floss!" - Jenna Morasca

"I have no neighbours other than animals and Joshua Trees." - Don Van Vliet

"Trees are being saved because of the Kindle." - Paul Hawken

"Eighty percent of air pollution comes from plants and trees." - Ronald Reagan

"The No. 1 cause of forest fires is trees." - Pat Paulsen

"For me, trees have always been the most penetrating preachers." - Hermann Hesse

"We did not come to remain whole. We came to lose our leaves like the trees, Trees that start again." - Robert Bly

"Some people like to paint trees. I like to paint love. I find it more meaningful than painting trees." - Robert Indiana

"Your soul is a dark forest. But the trees are of a particular species, they are genealogical trees." - Marcel Proust

"You're a sword not a palm tree" - Brandon Sanderson

"I have my hair done by Valery Joseph, who does a version of the Palm Beach crash helmet so that it doesn't move." - Marjorie Gubelmann

"I was a farm kid from the plains of South Venezuela, from a very poor family. I grew up in a palm tree house with an earthen floor." - Hugo Chavez

"Be spectacularly great at what you do. Wear your passion on your sleeve and hold your heart in the palm of your hand. And work hard. Really hard." - Robin S Sharma

"The world has shifted to the palm of our hand, or a tablet. We hadn't been investing in 'Quicken' that way." - Brad D Smith

"Thanks to Allah, who gives the palm!" - John Greenleaf Whittier

"As the palm-tree standeth so straight and so tall, The more the hail beats, and the more the rains fall." - Simon Dach

"The desert came into view ... sand and palm trees, a way of life that revolved around human beings without possessions or skills, who had to rely on their imaginations to contrive a way of making their hearts beat faster or even to keep them at a normal pace; to search unaided for a hidden gleam of light, and to live with two seasons a year instead of four." - Hanan al-Shaykh

"Somewhere close I knew spear-nosed bats flew through the tree crowns in search of fruit, palm vipers coiled in ambush in the roots of orchids, jaguars walked the river's edge; around them eight hundred species of trees stood, more than are native to all of North America; and a thousand species of butterflies, 6 percent of the entire world fauna, waited for the dawn." - E O Wilson

"Your fingertips across my skin, the palm trees swaying in the wind - images. You sang me Spanish lullabies, the sweetest sadness in your eyes - clever trick. / I cannot go to the ocean, I cannot drive the streets at night, I cannot wake up in the morning without you on my mind, so you're gone and I'm haunted, and I bet you are just - fine. Did I make it that easy to walk right in and out of my life?" - A Fine Frenzy

"I was in Cancun, Mexico, sitting in a disappearing-edge swimming pool, on a bar stool that was actually under the water, watching palm trees sway in a sultry breeze against the unmistakable aqua splendor of the Caribbean Sea; drinking coconut, lime, and tequila from a scooped-out pineapple, with salt spray of breaking surf and sun kissing my skin. Translation: I'd died and gone to heaven." - Karen Marie Moning

"I'd sit around dreaming that the boys I saw at shows or at work - the boys with silver earrings and big boots - would tell me I was beautiful, take me home and feed me Thai food or omelets and undress me and make love to me all night with the palm trees whispering windsongs about a tortured gleaming city and the moonlight like flame melting our candle bodies." - Francesca Lia Block

"The sun is shining, mynah birds are chattering, palm trees are swaying, so what. I'm in the hospital and I'm healthy. My heart is beating as it should. My brain is firing off messages that are loud and clear. My wife is on the upright hospital bed, positioned the way people sleep on airplanes, her body stiff, head cocked to the side. Her hands on her lap." - Kaui Hart Hemmings

"A kiss about apple pie a la mode with the vanilla creaminess melting in the pie heat. A kiss about chocolate, when you haven't eaten chocolate in a year. A kiss about palm trees speeding by, trailing pink clouds when you drive down the Strip sizzling with champagne. A kiss about spotlights fanning the sky and the swollen sea spilling like tears all over your legs." - Francesca Lia Block

"The suburb is a place where someone cuts down all the trees to build houses, and then names the streets after the trees." - Bill Vaughan

"Men will become poor because they will not have a love for trees... If you don't love trees, you don't love God." - Nikephoros of Chios

"I never knew how soothing trees are-many trees and patches of open sunlight, and tree presences; it is almost like having another being." - D H Lawrence

"I love trees I have this thing for trees and the colors & changing of leaves. I love it I respect these kinds of things." - Michael Jackson

"Time will come; we will plant trees to other planets! I see the orange trees and the cherries in the far lands beyond the earth." - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The East contemplated the forest the West counted the trees...the mind that knows that trees and the forest is a new mind." - Marilyn Ferguson

"Halt looked up at the trees above him. "Why does this boy ask so many questions?" he asked the trees. Naturally, they didn't answer." - John Flanagan

"A political country is like an American forest; you have only to cut down the old trees, and immediately new trees come up to replace them." - Walter Bagehot

"Give me a land of boughs in leaf A land of trees that stand; Where trees are fallen there is grief; I love no leafless land." - A E Housman

"If the character has the motivation to dance round trees, then I will dance round trees. If the motivation is strong enough, then I'll fly to the moon." - Rahul Bose

"People don't remember each tree in a park but all of us benefit from the trees. And in a way, artists are like trees in a park." - Yoko Ono

"Running a ball club is like raising kids who fall out of trees." - Tom Trebelhorn

"This feels good, being back in Michigan... You know, the trees are the right height." - Mitt Romney



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