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Nature Quotes

Famous Quotes & Quotations About Nature:

A lawn is nature under totalitarian rule.
~ Michael Pollan, Second Nature, 1991.

There is nothing in the world more peaceful than apple-leaves with an early moon.
~ Alice Meynell.

They may as well have called the sun a ball of flaming joy.
~ Star Richés.

A rhododendron bud lavender-tipped. Soon a glory of blooms to clash with the cardinals and gladden the hummingbirds!
~ Dave Beard.

Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

After all, I don't see why I am always asking for private, individual, selfish miracles when every year there are miracles like white dogwood.
~ Anne Morrow Lindbergh.

And how should a beautiful, ignorant stream of water know it heads for an early release - out across the desert, running toward the Gulf, below sea level, to murmur its lullaby, and see the Imperial Valley rise out of burning sand with cotton blossoms, wheat, watermelons, roses, how should it know?
~ Carl Sandburg, Good Morning America, 1928.

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
~ William Shakespeare.

In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia.
~ Charles A. Lindbergh, Life, 22 December 1967.

Innovative capitalists have tried to rewrite nature, but to no avail.
~ Astrid Alauda.

Drinking nature is an unquenchable thirst.
~ Berri Clove.

Earth's crammed with heaven,
And every common bush afire with God;
~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning.

Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
~ Kahlil Gibran.

God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees and flowers and clouds and stars.
~ Martin Luther.

Good heavens, of what uncostly material is our earthly happiness composed... if we only knew it. What incomes have we not had from a flower, and how unfailing are the dividends of the seasons.
~ James Russell Lowell.

Great things are done when men and mountains meet. This is not done by jostling in the street.
~ William Blake.

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.
~ John Muir.

Fieldes have eies and woods have eares.
~ John Heywood, 1565.

How cunningly nature hides every wrinkle of her inconceivable antiquity under roses and violets and morning dew!
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains!
~ John Muir.

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