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171 Greatest Quotes About Earth


My first wish is to see this plague of mankind, war, banished from the earth. George Washington
Western civilization is a loaded gun pointed at the head of this planet. Terence McKenna
The Earth is a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena. Carl Sagan
What is unusual about Earth is that language, literally, has become alive. It has infested matter. It is replicating and defining and building itself. And it is in us. Terence McKenna
Whosoever will reign with Christ in heaven, must have Christ reigning in him on earth. John Wesley
... probably all the organic beings which have ever lived on this earth have descended from some one primordial form, into which life was first breathed. Charles Darwin
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities. Ayn Rand
If we could feel what we are doing to the Earth, we would stop immediately. Terence McKenna
I’m very much down to earth, just not this earth. Karl Lagerfeld
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on? Henry David Thoreau
In my own life, as the nearer I get to the end of life on this earth, the simpler I want to become. Fred Rogers
Sometimes the last person on earth you want to be with is the one person you can't be without. Jane Austen
You have to be a bastard to make it, and that's a fact. And the Beatles are the biggest bastards on earth. John Lennon
I don't believe that the meek will inherit the earth; The meek get ignored and trampled. Sylvia Plath
Good morning starshine the earth says hello. Tim Burton
You are not separate from the whole. You are one with the sun, the earth, the air. You don’t have a life. You are life. Eckhart Tolle
We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap. Kurt Vonnegut
I know that is what I was put on Earth to do - to be a mother. Cheryl Cole
إن وقتنا على هذه الأرض مقدس ، وعلينا الاحتفاء بكل لحظة. Paulo Coelho
You don't live on the earth, you are passing through it. Rumi
No one came to earth empty; everybody came with a contribution to make to their generation. Most of them never find that gift and even more die never releasing it. Myles Munroe
Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. Rachel Carson
If everything on earth were rational, nothing would happen. Fyodor Dostoevsky
I was the angriest daughter on earth, and also, one of the most devoted. Anne Lamott
We are so much the victims of abstraction that with the Earth in flames we can barely rouse ourselves to wander across the room and look at the thermostat. Terence McKenna
I'm chaos, I've always been chaos, my point on Earth is chaos. Marilyn Manson
I was born with the biggest middle finger on Earth. Eminem
And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. Khalil Gibran
The planet was being destroyed by manufacturing processes, and what was being manufactured was lousy, by and large. Kurt Vonnegut
Nothing on this earth is standing still. It's either growing or it's dying. No matter if it's a tree or a human being. Lou Holtz
The world is big enough to satisfy everyones needs, but will always be too small to satisfy everyones greed. Mahatma Gandhi
In the harshest place on Earth, ... love finds a way. Morgan Freeman
The diameter of the earth is greater than the diameter of the moon and the diameter of the sun is greater than the diameter of the earth. Archimedes
One can no more approach people without love than one can approach bees without care. Such is the quality of bees... Leo Tolstoy
Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads. Henry David Thoreau
Mankind owns its destiny, and its destiny is the earth. We are destroying it until we have no destiny. Frida Kahlo
Perhaps we've never been visited by aliens because they have looked upon Earth and decided there's no sign of intelligent life. Neil deGrasse Tyson
There are no passengers on spaceship earth. We are all crew. Marshall McLuhan
We don’t own the planet Earth, we belong to it. And we must share it with our wildlife. Steve Irwin
A friend of mine once sent me a post card with a picture of the entire planet Earth taken from space. On the back it said, 'Wish you were here. Steven Wright
Human beings are the only creatures on earth that claim a God and the only thing that behaves like it hasn't got one. Hunter S. Thompson
Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems. Rainer Maria Rilke
For famous men have the whole earth as their memorial. Pericles
Parenting is one of the hardest jobs on earth. Jennifer Aniston
What makes earth feel like hell is our expectation that it should feel like heaven. Chuck Palahniuk
When I put on my uniform, I feel I am the proudest man on earth. Roberto Clemente
Working for a just distribution of the fruits of the earth and human labor is not mere philanthropy. It is a moral obligation. Pope Francis