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If the tongue had not been framed for articulation, man would still be a beast in the forest.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The career of a sage is of two kinds: He is either honored by all in the world, Like a flower waving its head, Or else he disappears into the silent forest.
Do not be very upright in your dealings for you would see by going to the forest that straight trees are cut down while crooked ones are left standing.
But I'll tell you what hermits realize. If you go off into a far, far forest and get very quiet, you'll come to understand that you're connected with everything.
As a single withered tree, if set aflame, causes a whole forest to burn, so does a rascal son destroy a whole family.
It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.
Robert Louis Stevenson
If you tell a joke in the forest, but nobody laughs, was it a joke?
The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.
Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire - you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
The mountains, the forest, and the sea, render men savage; they develop the fierce, but yet do not destroy the human.
The path of sound credence is through the thick forest of skepticism.
George Jean Nathan
When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze.
You can't stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.
A. A. Milne
I am as frustrated with society as a pyromaniac in a petrified forest.
A. Whitney Brown
Your soul is a dark forest. But the trees are of a particular species, they are genealogical trees.
A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
The heart of another is a dark forest, always, no matter how close it has been to one's own.
Sadly, it's much easier to create a desert than a forest.
In America, with all of its evils and faults, you can still reach through the forest and see the sun. But we don't know yet whether that sun is rising or setting for our country.
A forest bird never wants a cage.
The greenest home is the one you don't build. If you really want to save the Earth, move in with another family and share a house that's already built. Better yet, live in the forest and eat whatever the squirrels don't want.
If you're in a forest, the quality of the echo is very strange because echoes back off so many surfaces of all those trees that you get this strange, itchy ricochet effect.
You are welcome to your intellectual pastimes and books and art and newspapers; welcome, too, to your bars and your whisky that only makes me ill. Here am I in the forest, quite content.
Votes are like trees, if you are trying to build a forest. If you have more trees than you have forests, then at that point the pollsters will probably say you will win.
Every time I have some moment on a seashore, or in the mountains, or sometimes in a quiet forest, I think this is why the environment has to be preserved.
Prescott National Forest is right on the edge of my home in Arizona.
Maynard James Keenan
Argentine political life is like the life of an ant community or an African forest tribe: full of events, full of crisis and deaths, but life is always cyclical, and the year ends as it begins.
V. S. Naipaul
The unrecorded past is none other than our old friend, the tree in the primeval forest which fell without being heard.
You know in my own area of Waltham Forest, we've had many murders as a result of the gang violence and often innocent bystanders get caught up in it.
Iain Duncan Smith
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