Spine tattoo idea ::: A lotus to represent a new beginning, or a hard time in life that has been overcome and the symbol "Hum" from the Buddhist mantra to stand for love, kindness and protection.this symbol is also said to purify hatred and anger.
A Wave is symbolized as one of the strongest forces on earth (Strength). also if you read more into it, its about faith, a wave is you against mother nature, you cannot control it, you just have to put your faith into her.
Tree Tattoo via f-yeah tattoos. This little pine tree is my first and (so far) only tattoo. It was done by the very funny and friendly Terence at No Regrets in Tallahassee, Florida. I grew up in Wisconsin and this blue spruce pine is a symbol of that.