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"This old world keeps spinnin" round; It's a wonder tall trees ai' layin" down." - Neil Young

"This old world keeps spinnin' round; It's a wonder tall trees ain't layin' down." - Neil Young

"I walk tall; I got a tall attitude." - Dolly Parton

"I always liked tall blondes." - Joe Franklin

"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

"The stately Homes of England, How beautiful they stand! Amidst their tall ancestral trees, O'er all the pleasant land." - Felicia Hemans

"The stately Homes of England,How beautiful they stand!Amidst their tall ancestral trees,O'er all the pleasant land." - Felicia Hemans

"Phocion compared the speeches of Leosthenes to cypress-trees. "They are tall," said he, "and comely, but bear no fruit." - Plutarch

"But if you're looking to be spooked by really tall trees then you've got to go to Washington State." - Dar Williams

"I speak for the trees!" - Dr. Seuss

"Trees are your best antiques" - Alexander Smith

"A brotherhood of venerable trees." - William Wordsworth

"I see a good marriage as being like two tall trees growing beside each other, each nourishing the grace of the other." - Lawrence Fagg

"To a man, ornithologists are tall, slender, and bearded so that they can stand motionless for hours, imitating kindly trees, as they watch for birds." - Gore Vidal

"Without enough sleep, we all become tall two-year-olds." - JoJo Jensen

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

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

"Arbores loqui latine. The trees speak Latin." - Maggie Stiefvater

"Trees cover up a multitude of sins." - Bob Ross

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

"Young designers don't grow on trees." - Isabella Blow

"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

"Like people, trees are all individuals." - David Hockney

"and even the trees we walked under seemed less than trees and more like everything else." - Charles Bukowski

"Tall oaks grow from little acorns.Testing. This is the text of an item. Testing. Origin. Testing. Quoted. Testing. Source. The diligent farmer plants trees, of which he himself will never see the fruit." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"The wall is silence, the grass is sleep, Tall trees of peace their vigil keep, And the Fairy of Dreams with moth-wings furled. Plays soft on her flute to the drowsy world." - Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

"Somewhat back from the village street Stands the old-fashion'd country seat, Across its antique portico Tall poplar-trees their shadows throw; And from its station in the hall An ancient time-piece says to all, - Forever! never! Never - forever!" - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"It were a blessed sight to see That child become a willow tree, His brother trees among. He'd be four times as tall as me, And live three times as long." - Catherine Maria Fanshawe

"By raising tall trees for windbreaks, citrus underneath, and a green manure cover down on the surface, I have found a way to take it easy and let the orchard manage itself!" - Masanobu Fukuoka

"The wall is silence, the grass is sleep, Tall trees of peace their vigil keep, And the Fairy of Dreams with moth-wings furled Plays soft on her flute to the drowsy world." - Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

"Somewhere in time's own space There must be some sweet pastured place Where creeks sing on and tall trees grow Some paradise where horses go, For by the love that guides my pen I know great horses live again." - Stanley Harrison

"Know you the land where the lemon-trees bloom? In the dark foliage the gold oranges glow; a gentle breeze wafts from an azure sky; the myrtle is still and the laurel stands tall." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Walk tall as the trees, live strong as the mountains, be gentle as the spring winds, keep the warmth of the summer sun in your heart, and the great spirit will always be with you." - Proverbs

"Orcs, and talking trees, and leagues of grass, and galloping riders, and glittering caves, and white towers and golden halls, and battles, and tall ships sailing, all these passed before Sam's mind." - J R R Tolkien

"Worpswede, Worpswede, I cannot get you out of my mind... Your magnificent pine trees! I call them my men-thick, gnarled, powerful, and tall-yet with the most delicate nerves and fibers in them." - Paula Modersohn-Becker

"I help out at Tall Trees, which my aunt set up on the Central Coast. It's where intellectually impaired young people can paint. Their artwork's sent to hospitals all over Australia to brighten up their rooms." - Jessica Mcnamee

"The nature of the place...whether high or low, moist or dry, whether sloping north or south, or bearing tall trees or low shrubs...generally gives hint as to its inhabitants." - John James Audubon

"How wonderful is Cold Mountain Climbers are all afraid The moon shines on clear water twinkle twinkle Wind rustles the tall grass Plum trees flower in the snow Bare twisted trees have clouds for foliage A touch of rain brings it all alive Unless you see clearly do not approach" - Hanshan

"How wonderful is Cold Mountain Climbers are all afraid The moon shines on clear water twinkle twinkle Wind rustles the tall grass Plum trees flower in the snow Bare twisted trees have clouds for foliage A touch of rain brings it all alive Unless you see clearly do not approach" - Hanshan

"For a tree to become tall it must grow tough roots among the rocks." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"My mother taught me to walk proud and tall 'as if the world was mine.'" - Sophia Loren

"He's fantastic on the ground but obviously he is very tall. (on Peter Crouch)" - Michael Owen

"I just play basketball. I'm athletic. Skinny but strong, tall but quick." - Chamique Holdsclaw

"If I weren't as tall as I am, I would've been a member of AC/DC." - Rick Nielsen

"When you're that tall, people talk about it all the time." - Kristen Johnston

"It was only when I moved to New York that I realized tall is good." - Kristen Johnston

"I am six feet tall. I am not supposed to be afraid." - Keith Miller

"I always wore the highest heels possible, because the other women on the show were tall." - Donna Mills

"Somewhere, over the rainbow, Way up tall, There's a land where they've never heard of cholesterol." - Allan Sherman

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

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

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

"Trees have judicial standing, and probably grass too." - William O Douglas

"Great people plant trees they'll never sit under." - Alfred North Whitehead

"Why do trees conceal the splendor of their roots?" - Pablo Neruda

"Trees and fields tell me nothing: men are my teachers." - Plato

"Great trees are good for nothing but shade." - George Herbert

"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

"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

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

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

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

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

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

"Plant trees, Lots of trees" - Al Gore

"The places that are most likely to grow trees for carbon sequestration are places where trees aren't growing now." - Robert H. Jackson

"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

"Love-buds, put before you and within you, whoever you are, Buds to be unfolded on the old terms; If you bring the warmth of the sun to them, they will open, and bring form, color, perfume, to you; If you become the aliment and the wet, they will become flowers, fruits, tall blanches and trees." - Walt Whitman

"Equality does not mean that all plants must grow to the same height - a society of tall grass and dwarf trees, a jostle of conflicting jealousies. It means, in civic terms, an equal outlet for all talents; in political terms, that all votes will carry the same weight; and in religious terms that all beliefs will enjoy equal rights." - Victor Hugo

"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

"If any man is rich and powerful, he comes under the law of God by which the higher branches must take the burnings of the sun, and shade those that are lower; by which the tall trees must protect the weak plants beneath them." - Henry Ward Beecher

"All things decay with time; the forest sees The growth and downfall of her aged trees: That timber tall, which threescore lustres stood The proud dictator of the state-like wood - I mean the sov'reign of all plants, the oak, Droops, dies, and falls without the cleaver's stroke." - Robert Herrick

"I must say this now about that first fire. It was magic. Out of dead tinder and grass and sticks came a live warm light. It cracked and snapped and smoked and filled the woods with brightness. It lighted the trees and made them warm and friendly. It stood tall and bright and held back the night." - Jean Craighead George

"If any man is rich and powerful he comes under the law of God by which the higher branches must take the burnings of the sun, and shade those that are lower; by which the tall trees must protect the weak plants beneath them." - Henry Ward Beecher

"The wind comes creeping, it calls to me to come go exploring. It sings of the things that are to be found under the leaves. It whispers the dreams of the tall fir trees. It does pipe the gentle song the forest sings on gray days. I hear all the voices calling me. I listen. But I cannot go." - Opal Whiteley

"Because of my poor writing posture, I started walking in the forest every day, and I found it a potent place to be creatively. It changed me in that it was a new way of doing my creative process, and I realised how much I liked being among tall trees." - Morris Gleitzman

"One of the shocking things when I go back to Canada is they cut off the tall trees - it's sort of like everyone's the same. Everyone's going to be the same, we're all okay. Just the, sort of, cultural, 'We're all okay.'" - Shane Smith

"We are faced with having to learn again about interdependency and the need for rootedness after several centuries of having systematically-and proudly-dismantled our roots, ties, and traditions. We had grown so tall we thought we could afford to cut the roots that held us down, only to discover that the tallest trees need the most elaborate roots of all." - Paul L Wachtel

"Perhaps the greatest definition I think of character and quality is people who when they're truly great rather than making you feel that tall they make you feel that tall, that they're greatness as it were improves you." - Stephen Fry

"I don't think things necessarily should have a meaning. If stuff has a meaning then why do [writing] about it? If you're trying to say, 'Tall buildings are great' why not just leave it at that: "Tall buildings are great."" - Jonathan Meades

"I'm too tall. I am 6ft 7in, so I've been most people's height at some point in my life, and 6ft 4in is the best. You're tall, but you don't have to bend when you go through a door." - Stephen Merchant

"Tall, dark, and gruesome." -Tori" - Kelley Armstrong

"Mr. Tall, Blonde and Lightning" - Kevin Hearne

"When I was younger I wanted to be a gymnast, but they have to be quite short - I was tall." - Tamara Ecclestone

"Terrorists are not 100 feet tall. Nor do they deserve the abject fear they seek to instill." - John O Brennan

"When the juices of trees have no means of escape, they clot and rot in them, making the trees hollow and good for nothing." - Marcus Vitruvius Pollio

"Think of the Nets infrastructure as a source of natural building resources. Linux is not growing on the trees - it is the trees." - David "Doc" Searls

"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

"The FlowersAll the names I know from nurse:Gardener's garters, Shepherd's purse,Bachelor's buttons, Lady's smock,And the Lady Hollyhock.Fairy places, fairy things,Fairy woods where the wild bee wings,Tiny trees for tiny dames-These must all be fairy names!Tiny woods below whose boughsShady fairies weave a house;Tiny tree-tops, rose or thyme,Where the braver fairies climb!Fair are grown-up people's trees,But the fairest woods are these;Where, if I were not so tall,I should live for good and all" - Robert Louis Stevenson

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

"Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year." - Backseat Goodbye

"If trees could scream, would we be so cavalier about cutting them down." - Jack Handey

"April in Paris, chestnuts in blossom, holiday tables under the trees." - Yip Harburg

"To me, trees are living beings and they have their own sort of personalities." - Jane Goodall

"You can't write poems about trees when the woods are full of policemen." - Bertolt Brecht

"Trees do not force their sap, nor does the flower push its bloom." - Rainer Maria Rilke

"All the trees are losing their leaves, and not one of them is worried." - Donald Miller

"Sometimes you can't see the wood for the trees as an artist." - Elton John

"George Foreman can knock down an oak tree ... but oak trees don't move." - Angelo Dundee

"Willow trees are kind, Dear God. They will not bear a body on their limbs." - Alice Dunbar Nelson

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

"Winter dawn is the color of metal, The trees stiffen into place like burnt nerves." - Sylvia Plath

"Trees cause pollution." - Ronald Reagan

"Many trees planted around a home reduce the need for air conditioning." - Federico Pena

"I doubt trees are ever told to 'be the screwed-up ninth-grader.'" - Laurie Halse Anderson

"Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees" - J. Willard Marriott

"Of course I'm sane, when trees start talking to me, I don't talk back." - Terry Pratchett

"The diligent farmer plants trees, of which he himself will never see the fruit." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Cherry trees will blossom every year; But I'll disappear for good, One of these days." - Philip Whalen

"Autumn in my garden is when trees give their tickertape welcome to winter." - Densey Clyne

"Blow kisses to the oak trees and sparrows and elephants and weeds." - Rob Brezsny

"Around me the trees stir in their leaves and call out, Stay awhile." - Mary Oliver

"When we plant trees, we plant the seeds of peace and seeds of hope." - Wangari Maathai

"They've got plastic Christmas trees now. They're hard to tell from the real aluminum ones." - Milton Berle

"God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented cages." - Jacques Deval

"In snowbound, voiceless, mountain depths, to herald spring, pine trees sound in tune." - Princess Shikishi

"In every village marked with little spire, Embowered in trees, and hardly known to fame." - William Shenstone

"Old trees in their living state are the only things that money cannot command." - Walter Savage Landor

"Trees indeed have hearts." - Henry David Thoreau

"When trees burn, they leave the smell of heartbreak in the air." - Jodi Thomas

"Save the trees, save the bees, save the whales, save those snails." - George Carlin

"Historically, San Franciscans have not valued street trees as much as other communities have" - Gavin Newsom

"I was thinking, while I was running..." He paused. "About not hitting the trees, I hope." - Stephenie Meyer

"People bore me. Film people particularly bore me. I prefer talking to my trees" - Kishore Kumar

"Interspersed in lawn and opening glades, Thin trees arise that shun each others' shades." - Alexander Pope

"...think of agriculture as something the grasses did to people to conquer the trees." - Michael Pollan

"Sometimes I think our central bank will keep printing money till we run out of trees" - Jim Rogers

"Oh Patimkin! Fruit grew in their refrigerator and sporting goods dropped from their trees!" - Philip Roth

"Caddy smelled like trees." - William Faulkner

"If we surrendered to earth's intelligence we could rise up rooted, like trees." - Rainer Maria Rilke

"If invisible people eat invisible food does invisible wind blow invisible trees?" - Cecelia Ahern

"Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking down trees with your face." - Dave Barry

"Trees love to toss and sway; they make such happy noises." - Emily Carr

"One mustn't ask apple trees for oranges, France for sun, women for love, life for happiness." - Gustave Flaubert

"When I run in Ethiopia, I look out and see eucalyptus trees and rivers." - Haile Gebrselassie

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

"Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence." - Hal Borland

"Trees will improve property values, take pollutants out of the air, help with water runoff." - Michael Bloomberg

"Spring beckons! All things to the call respond; the trees are leaving and cashiers abscond." - Ambrose Bierce

"Care is taken that trees do not grow into the sky." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Spring hangs her infant blossoms on the trees, Rock'd in the cradle of the western breeze." - William Cowper



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