Tree Trunks

Some articles on tree trunks, trees:

Contemplation (Kafka) - The Stories - "The Trees"
... Humanity is compared to tree trunks in the snow ... This work uses tree trunks in the snow as a comparison to human beings ... The tree trunks apparently cannot be moved because they are firmly rooted to the ground, much like humans are rooted to their beliefs and morals and cannot be changed ...
Adventure Time - Characters - Minor Characters
... Tree Trunks (voiced by Polly Lou Livingston) – Tree Trunks is a miniature yellow elephant friend of Finn and Jake ... Tree Trunks lives in a little home in the forest surrounded by her apple orchard ... Tree Trunks uses the apples in the orchard to make apple pies ...
Peppered Moth - Ecology and Life Cycle - Resting Behaviour
... who concluded that the moths rest in the upper part of the trees ... In 25 years we have only found two betularia on the tree trunks or walls adjacent to our traps, and none elsewhere" ... Few people spend their time looking for moths up in the trees ...

Famous quotes containing the words tree trunks, trunks and/or tree:

    I have come to the conclusion that the closer people are to what may be called the front lines of government ... the easier it is to see the immediate underbrush, the individual tree trunks of the moment, and to forget the nobility the usefulness and the wide extent of the forest itself.... They forget that politics after all is only an instrument through which to achieve Government.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882–1945)

    Thou almost mak’st me waver in my faith
    To hold opinion with Pythagoras,
    That souls of animals infuse themselves
    Into the trunks of men.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    A tree swayed overwater.
    A voice said:
    Stay. Stay by the slip-ooze. Stay.
    Theodore Roethke (1908–1963)