Wood Related Quotes



“In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.”

Dante Alighieri


October, here's to you. Here's to the heady aroma of the frost-kissed apples, the winey smell of ripened grapes, the wild-as-the-wind smell of hickory nuts and the nostalgic whiff of that first wood smoke.

Ken Weber


Sassafras wood boiled down to a kind of tea, and tempered with an infusion of milk and sugar hath to some a delicacy beyond the China luxury.

Charles Lamb


Bent metal is worse than bent wood and weight for weight is more flexible.

Lawrence Hargrave


When all else fails, and to stand firm seems impossible, stand on the wood of the Cross; it will float with you.

Marie Leszczynska


Even at an early age, I rebelled against my strict upbringing. When I was 9, I built myself a 'make-out fort' in our backyard from wood, filled it with candy, and invited my blond, blue-eyed neighbor over to kiss.

Azita Ghanizada


Well-makers lead the water (wherever they like) ; fletchers bend the arrow ; carpenters bend a log of wood ; wise people fashion themselves.

Gautama Buddha


She might have melted a heart of stone, but nothing can melt a heart of wood.

Victor Hugo


If the weather is good I go into the nearby wood - there I am painting a small beech forest (in the sun) with a few conifers mixed in. This takes until 8 'o clock.

Gustav Klimt


“Knock on wood.”

Eddie Floyd