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This forest silence improves anyone. ~R.M. Pirsig Advertisements

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Sometimes a tree can tell you more than can be read in a book. ~Carl Jung

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Being born as humans to this earth is a very sacred trust. We have a sacred responsibility because of the special gift we have, which is beyond the fine gifts of the plant life, the fish, the woodlands, the birds, … Continue reading

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There’s so much humanity in a love of trees, so much nostalgia for our first sense of wonder, so much power in just feeling our own insignificance when we are surrounded by nature… yes, that’s it: just thinking about trees … Continue reading

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I am a forest, and a night of dark trees: but he who is not afraid of my darkness, will find banks full of roses under my cypresses.~Nietzsche

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Trees are sanctuaries. Whoever knows how to speak to them, whoever knows how to listen to them, can learn the truth. They do not preach learning and precepts. They preach, undeterred by particulars, the ancient law of life.~Hermann Hesse

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For me, trees have always been the most penetrating preachers. I revere them when they live in tribe and families, in forests and groves. And even more I revere them when they stand alone. They are like lonely persons. Not … Continue reading

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