I've actually planted trees. A forest grows because I took a shovel and planted the trees. While not a summer job, my planting contribution was a program element of a summer forestry camp for teenagers I managed in the early 1980s.
And, I did not hear the proverb until the mid 1990s - little more than 20 years ago.
Which seems apropo considering the story within the proverb ))smiles
Where I'm headed - with YOU - is to plant trees around the world.
Call it a movement - the Tree Trek Movement aligned with the Write for Shade platform - programs - projects.
This link is a start to what's unfolding ...
Where we plant these trees is where we can walk to breathe them in. To listen to the stories and those who live among them.
And to engage with them as the wonderful metaphors they are for living and business.
Each week - I encourage you to return to this blog to catch more stories involving trees. These stories will help you to recreate your extraordinary life, co-create your well-living workplace, and evolve your legacy.
Today, breathe in the words of the proverb ...
"The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now."
Then find a way to plant a tree or pay to have one planted ))smiles
In Closing Write for Shade 0119 ...
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