Acorn Food Quotations

“The bittersweet of a white oak acorn which you nibble in a bleak November walk over the tawny earth is more to me than a slice of imported pineapple.”

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

 

“The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson, American poet, essayist.
(1803-1882)

 

“Think of the fierce energy concentrated in an acorn! You bury it in the ground, and it explodes into an oak!  Bury a sheep, and nothing happens but decay.”

George Bernard Shaw, Irish playwright (1856-1950)

 

“Acorns were good till bread was found.”

Francis Bacon
English philosopher, statesman (1561-1626)

 

 

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