Hal Borland - Quotes

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Summer is a promissory note signed in June, its long days spent and gone before you know it, and due to be repaid next January. ---->>>

Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.

Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.

No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.

No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.

You can't be suspicious of a tree, or accuse a bird or a squirrel of subversion or challenge the ideology of a violet.

You can't be suspicious of a tree, or accuse a bird or a squirrel of subversion or challenge the ideology of a violet.

If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.

If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.

Summer ends, and Autumn comes, and he who would have it otherwise would have high tide always and a full moon every night. ---->>>

A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.

A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.

October is the fallen leaf, but it is also a wider horizon more clearly seen. It is the distant hills once more in sight, and the enduring constellations above them once again. ---->>>

Man is wise and constantly in quest of more wisdom; but the ultimate wisdom, which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls forth faith rather than reason. ---->>>

Year's end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.

Year's end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.

April is a promise that May is bound to keep. ---->>>

A snowdrift is a beautiful thing - if it doesn't lie across the path you have to shovel or block the road that leads to your destination. ---->>>

The ultimate wisdom which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls faith rather than reason. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: May 14, 1900
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Die: 02-22, 1978
Occupation: Author
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Harold "Hal" Glen Borland (May 14, 1900 – February 22, 1978) was a well-known American author, journalist and naturalist. In addition to writing many non-fiction and fiction books about the outdoors, he was a staff writer and editorialist for The New York Times. (wikipedia)