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Oaks Along the Way

Meeting oaks along the way / valley

An oak tree is a daily reminder that great things often have small beginnings.

Anonymous

along the way / River Breamish

Oak tree near River Breamish
knurled oak

The acorn does not know that it will become a sapling. The sapling does not remember when it was an acorn and only dimly senses that it will become a mighty oak. The oak recalls fondly when it was a sapling, loves being a mighty oak, and joyfully creates new acorns.

J. Earp
Oak trees in open field
repeated oaks

An oak tree is just a small nut that perseveres against the taunts of doubt and fear.

Matshona Dhliwayo
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