Tree Inspiration

lone tree on lake winnipeg shore

Photographed on the shores of Lake Winnipeg

Sometimes we have to stand alone, just to be sure we still can. -Nishan Panwar

dave me treePhotographed on the yard of a historic Lutheran Church near Minneapolis where friends were being married.

 May your love grow like a tree, sending roots deep and branches high, with new beauty every season of your life together.- Cynthia Reed

planting trees in borneoPhotographed in Borneo where Dave and I were tree planting with our students.

I’m planting a tree to teach me to gather strength from my deepest roots.  ― Andrea Koehle Jones

cherry tree broadway saskatoonPhotographed on Broadway Avenue in Saskatoon. 

Unless a tree has borne blossoms in spring, you will vainly look for fruit on it in autumn. -Walter Scottredwood yalta

Photographed at the Massandra Palace in Yalta, Ukraine 

A redwood once seen leaves a mark that stays with you forever. – John Steinbeck
winter tree winnipeg exchange district
Photographed in the Exchange District of Winnipeg 

Deep roots are not reached by the frost – Tolkien

Jamaican farmer with her bananna tree

                           Photographed in Runaway Bay Jamaica

A tree is known by its fruit. Matthew 12: 33

keats way street in winnipeg

Photographed in the St. James area of Winnipeg

I think that I shall never see a poem as lovely as a tree. Joyce Kilmer

olive trees by vincent van goghOlive Trees by Vincent Van Gogh photographed at the Minneapolis Institute of Art

A tree is nature’s masterpiece. – John Muir

dave tree angkor wat

Photographed in Angkor Wat Cambodia at a temple built in the 12th century

People without knowledge of history are like trees without roots.  Marcus Garvey

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