Though a tree grows so high, the falling leaves return to the root.
– Malay Proverb
- Money grows on the tree of persistence. – Japanese Proverb
- An old man who marries a young wife grows younger but she grows older. – Proverb
- Who climbs the grammar tree, distinctly knows Where noun, and verb, and participle grows. – John Dryden
- Life can be like walking on a high wire. Falling seems a tiny misstep away. – James Patterson
- Life is like the leaves on a tree, It can be bright, green and happy, or it can turn dull and grey when your life begins to fall