Celebrate our planet's forests with these 9 quotes that will inspire you to take action.
"A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people."
-Franklin D. Roosevelt
“The forest is a peculiar organism of unlimited kindness and benevolence that makes no demands for its sustenance and extends generously the products of its life activity; it affords protection to all beings, offering shade even to the axe-man who destroys it.”
"The forest is not a resource for us, it is life itself. It is the only place for us to live."
-Evaristo Nugkuag Ikanan
"At first I thought I was fighting to save rubber trees, then I thought I was fighting to save the Amazon rainforest. Now I realize I am fighting for humanity."