Popular Quotes and Sayings about Trees

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

He that climbs the tall tree has won right to the fruit. ~Sir Walter Scott

It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one. ~George Washington

Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the same posture with creeping. ~Jonathan Swift

Train up a fig tree in the way it should go, and when you are old sit under the shade of it. ~Charles Dickens

Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions. ~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

He who boasts of his ancestry is praising the deeds of another. ~Seneca

I am just going outside and may be some time. ~Captain Lawrence Oates

It is an interesting question how far men would retain their relative rank if they were divested of their clothes. ~Henry David Thoreau

Hitch your wagon to a star. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson