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Pine Quotes

I hope you find value in these encouraging quotes about Pine.

To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass
is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.
- Helen Keller

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Every creature is better alive than dead,
men and moose and pine trees,
and he who understands it aright
will rather preserve its life than destroy it.
- Henry David Thoreau

Creede is built of new pine boards and lies between
two immense mountains covered with pines and snow.
- Richard H. Davis

The guy who owned that island was from Oregon and he
decided that he wanted to have an Oregon feeling to it,
so he planted pine trees all over the place!
- Christopher Atkins

 

I remember a hundred lovely lakes, and recall the fragrant
breath of pine and fir and cedar and poplar trees.
The trail has strung upon it, as upon a thread of silk,
opalescent dawns and saffron sunsets.
- Hamlin Garland

A small species of pinus was much prized,
and, when dwarfed in the manner of the Chinese,
fetched a very high price; it is generally grafted
on a variety of the stone pine.
- Robert Fortune

We look before and after, And pine for what is not;
Our sincerest laughter With some pain is fraught;
Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

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My wife and I just prefer Seattle.
It's a beautiful city.
Great setting.
You open your front door in the morning and the air
smells like pine and the sea,
as opposed to bus exhaust.
- Ron Reagan

Remember, the storm is a good opportunity for the pine
and the cypress to show their strength and their stability.
- Ho Chi Minh

The pine stays green in winter...
wisdom in hardship.
- Norman Douglas

Momo listened to everyone and everything -
even to the rain and the wind and the pine trees -
and all of them spoke to her after their own fashion.
- Michael Ende

The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds;
High towers fall with a heavier crash;
And the lightning strikes the highest mountain.
- Horace

I have often noticed that after I had bestowed on the
characters of my novels some treasured item of my past,
it would pine away in the artificial world where I
had so abruptly placed it.
- Vladimir Nabokov

Yes, I was in that game where George Brett hit that home run.
Billy saw there was too much pine tar on the bat and he went to the umpire,
the next thing we knew they were fighting about it.
- Bert Campaneris

The road passed through a curtain of pine forest and came out on a flat,
rolling snow field.
In this field the sprawled or bunched bodies of Germans lay thick,
like some dark shapeless vegetable.
- Martha Gellhorn

These mountains appear to be almost entirely composed
of stratas of rock of various colours (mostly red)
and are partially covered with a dwarfish growth of pine and cedar,
which are the only species of timber to be seen.
- William Henry Ashley

If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks
that precede cannon shots.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

I'm an actress, not a pin-up.
- Francesca Annis

Japan is quite weird because they wait for you to say
something before they respond.
You can literally hear a pin drop, they don't make
a sound until you say something to the crowd.
- Kelly Jones

To pin your hopes upon the future is to consign those hopes to a hypothesis,
which is to say, a nothingness.
Here and now is what we must contend with.
- Angela Carter

I can cry at the drop of the pin.
But comedy is hard for me; it's the timing.
- Moira Kelly

Kids know me from their Grease DVD, so they instantly respond.
You can hear a pin drop when I do my old songs.
- Frankie Avalon

I like being a pin-up girl.
There's nothing wrong with it.
- Jayne Mansfield

A friend told me that teenage girls are always looking
for someone to pin their dreams on.
That doesn't make it any less weird though.
- Orlando Bloom

Ask anyone committed to Marxist analysis how many angels on the head of a pin,
and you will be asked in return to never mind the angels,
tell me who controls the production of pins.
- Joan Didion

These things are hard to pin down.
We work on a script a bit, then work on a different one.
- Joel Coen

When I'm 100 I'll still be doing pin-ups.
- Jayne Mansfield

The Indians are finding the gaps like a pin in a haystack.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Each year thousands of embryos, no bigger than the head of a pin,
are created in the process of in vitro fertilization,
with the support of Congress, by the way.
- Lois Capps

Homo sapiens, the only creature endowed with reason,
is also the only creature to pin its existence on things unreasonable.
- Henri Bergson

A pin has as much head as some authors and a good deal more point.
- George Dennison Prentice

It's like trying to pin down a kangaroo on a trampoline.
- Sid Waddell

Were it not for the Clash, punk would have been just a sneer,
a safety pin and a pair of bondage trousers.
- Billy Bragg

I've done over 125 posters and I have worked with some
of the best photographers in the world.They made me
America's Number one Pin Up.
- Cindy Margolis

When it comes to pinning blame, pin the tail on the donkeys.
- Mitt Romney

We have sat on the river bank and caught catfish with pin hooks.
The time has come to harpoon a whale.
- John Hope

I didn't have a financial need, and I wasn't very gifted at relationships.
I probably was more like what we think of boys as being:
hard to pin down and wary of commitment.
- Candice Bergen

Nobody should pin their hopes on a miracle.
- Vladimir Putin

I've learned the hard lesson that you can't pin your
heart on anything until it's a completely done deal.
- William Kempe

The trouble is it's very difficult to pin-point the
most important thing because Aids affects everyone
in different levels of society,
differently and you have to respond to it differently.
- Emma Thompson

Like Godfather, you look at a movie like that,
or something that James Gray has directed,
a film with minimal or pin lighting as opposed to everything
being lit bright and flat,
where everything is evident.
- Bill Sienkiewicz

Most pilots learn, when they pin on their wings and
go out and get in a fighter,
especially, that one thing you don't do,
you don't believe anything anybody tells you about an airplane.
- Chuck Yeager

There are a lot of myths about my injuries.
They say I have broken every bone in my body.
Not true.
But I have broken 35 bones.
I had surgery 14 times to pin and plate.
I shattered my pelvis.
I forget all of the things that have broke.
- Evel Knievel

I'm lying in my bed, blanket is warm,
this body will never keep me safe from harm.
I still feel your hair, black ribbons of coal.
Touch my skin to keep me whole.
If only you'd come back to me.
To feel you at my side, wouldn't need no Mojo Pin to keep me satisfied.
- Jeff Buckley

I don't know how many thoughts we have a second,
but it's quite an amazing number, and just to pin down
the appropriate sequence of those,
all you really need is a pencil and a piece of paper.
- Robert Wyatt

Invariably something happens at a U.S.
Open where the golf course gets out of control one day,
they have one pin that's out of control.
It always seems to happen.
But they've gotten better about the height of the rough.
- Payne Stewart

And so we go over the cliff fiscally,
and our Republican friends try to pin the blame on
discretionary domestic spending,
including spending for security.
We pass budget resolutions that fall far short.
- David E. Price

If there are going to be people out there making war on other people,
don't you think it's a good idea for some of those
people to at least follow a code of ethics? Not 'honor'
but something you can pin down and be sure of,
something with the same rules for everybody.
- Mercedes Lackey

Went to 16 and hit a really bad 3 wood for my second
shot and got stuck in the bunker about 70 yards from the pin.
Poor execution, chunked it, hit a good chip up to about eight feet,
missed it.
- Trent Dilfer

There are a lot of stereotypes to be broken which I
think a lot of us are doing.
What I do is, as soon as people try to pin me down to one kind of part,
I'll play a very different kind of role,
so it explodes that stereotype.
- Joan Chen

But his kiss was so sweet, and so closely he pressed,
that I languished and pined till I granted the rest.
- John Gay

Theater people are always pining and agonizing because
they're afraid that they'll be forgotten.
And in America they're quite right.
They will be.
- Agnes de Mille

The filmmakers who I'm pining to work for aren't ringing my phone off the hook.
- Sean Astin

I loved the idea of Travolta sitting on the kid's swing,
pining away for his girlfriend.
- Randal Kleiser

But I certainly know a lot of people that existed at
that level and are always kind of pining for more,
always thinking that the next big break,
the next opportunity, the big role are just around
the corner of the next audition.
- Thomas Haden Church

Ever since I've left, I've been doing nothing but this film and traveling,
promoting and doing festivals.
So the good thing is that I'm not sitting around pining
over whether I made the right choice in leaving.
I'm moving and grooving.
- Eriq La Salle

Twilight drops her curtain down, and pins it with a star.
- Lucy Maud Montgomery

There's a certain elitism that has crept into the attitudes of some in journalism,
and it played out perfectly over the issue of these
little American flag lapel pins.
- Brit Hume

What is success? It is a toy balloon among children armed with pins.
- Gene Fowler

Look in the mirror.
The face that pins you with its double gaze reveals a chastening secret.
- Diane Ackerman

When the punk thing came along and I heard my friends saying,
I hate these people with the pins in their ears.
I said, Thank God, something got their attention.
- Neil Young

I slide my arm from under the sleeper's head and it is numb,
full of swarming pins, on the tip of each,
waiting to be counted, the fallen angels sit.
- Wislawa Szymborska

Not an old woman that buys a paper of pins,
without yielding a part of the price to the banks as interest!
- John Buchanan Robinson

The English scene got more media attention with their emphasis on fashion,
with the safety pins and all.
There were some really good bands over there.
The Sex Pistols were great.
- Greg Ginn

No statement about God is simply, literally true.
God is far more than can be measured,
described, defined in ordinary language,
or pinned down to any particular happening.
- David Edward Jenkins

I think great art is always ambiguous and can't be pinned down.
- Stephen Rea

Then you'd have found me pinned beneath a large metal pipe.
- Vic Morrow

You never get to pick how you get pinned and how people perceive you.
- Taylor Hanson

Descriptions of my work depress me.
They make me feel pinned down.
- Thom Mayne

Women is fine once you got em pinned down,
boss, but when they ain't pinned down they're hell.
- John Dos Passos

When hope is not pinned wriggling onto a shiny image or expectation,
it sometimes floats forth and opens.
- Anne Lamott


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