Tree Quotes

  • “Trees are sacred places. Anyone who can speak to them, and who knows how to be attentive to them, will be able to discover what is true.”
  • “The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.”
  • “Trees give peace to the souls of men.”
  • “If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.”
  • “To be without trees would, in the most literal way, to be without our roots.”
  • “Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky.”
  • “Anyone who thinks fallen leaves are dead has never watched them dancing on a windy day.”
  • “The tree is more than first a seed, then a stem, then a living trunk, and then dead timber. The tree is a slow, enduring force straining to win the sky.”
  • “Never think that there is nothing attractive in the world. There’s always something to inspire you to wonder about the form of a tree or the movement of leaves.”
  • “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.”