Alone with myself the trees bend to caress me The shade hugs my heart.
– Candy Polgar
- One generation plants the trees; another gets the shade. – Anonymous
- We need 4 hugs a day for survival. We need 8 hugs a day for maintenance. We need 12 hugs a day for growth. – Virginia Satir
- A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in. – Greek Proverb
- The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit. – Nelson Henderson
- He who hugs too much, hugs badly! – Jeanne Calment