There is nothing wrong with having a tree as a friend – Bob Ross

Nature, Time and Patience are the three great physicians – H G Bohn

The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The second best time, is now – Chinese Proverb

He who plants a tree, plants a hope – Lucy Larcom

A tree is our most intimate contact with nature – George Nakashima

A seed hidden in the heart of an apple is an orchard invisible – Welsh proverb

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 – Martin Luther

‘Acts of creation are ordinarily reserved for gods and poets, but humbler folk may circumvent this restriction if they know how.  To plant a pine, for example, one need be neither god nor poet; one need only own a shovel – Aldo Leopold

The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit – Nelson Henderson

Finland is officially the world’s happiest country.  It is also 75 per cent forest.  I believe these facts are related – Matt Haig

Even if I knew tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree – Martin Luther

The creation of a thousand forests us in one acorn – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Someone’s sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago – Warren Buffet

On the last day of the world I would want to plant a tree – W.S. Merwin

Until you dig a hole, you plant a tree, you water it, and make it survive, you haven’t done a thing.  You are just talking – Wangari Maathai