The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit. —Nelson Henderson

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The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.

NELSON HENDERSON

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Clara miller from Florida MAY 28, 2018
So very true.....always thinking of the next generation.

Pamela from Pennsylvania DECEMBER 21, 2016
Perfect example of life!!!

craig from texas NOVEMBER 27, 2016
Well said my friend, well said

Amy Elizabeth from Texas NOVEMBER 24, 2016
I love this quote!


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