Green is the color of emeralds, jade, and growing grass. In the continuum of colors of visible light it is located between yellow and blue. Green is the color most commonly associated with nature and the environmental movement, Islam, spring, hope and envy.
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Famous quotes containing the word green:
“Time kills me terribly.
Time shall not murder you, He said,
Nor the green nought be hurt;
Who could hack out your unsucked heart,
O green and unborn and undead?
I saw time murder me.”
—Dylan Thomas (19141953)
“Never stay up on the barren heights of cleverness, but come down into the green valleys of silliness.”
—Ludwig Wittgenstein (18891951)
“they stand so still
in the thunder air, all strangers to one another
as the green grass glows upwards, strangers in the garden.”
—D.H. (David Herbert)