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It is difficult to realize how great a part of all that is cheerful and delightful in the recollections of our own life is associated with trees.  Wilson Flagg

Suburbia, the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.  Bill Vaughn

Trees are much like human beings and enjoy each other’s company.  Only a few love to be alone.  ~Jens Jensen, Siftings, 1939