627 Greatest Quotes About Nature
As long as I retain my feeling and my passion for Nature, I can partly soften or subdue my other passions and resist or endure those of others.
Human nature is potentially aggressive and destructive and potentially orderly and constructive.
I don't like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It's just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess.
Beauty for some provides escape, who gain a happiness in eyeing the gorgeous buttocks of the ape or Autumn sunsets exquisitely dying.
I have no fear of losing my life - if I have to save a koala or a crocodile or a kangaroo or a snake, mate, I will save it.
Nature is an infinite sphere of which the center is everywhere and the circumference nowhere.
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.
All excesses are inimical to Nature. It is safer to proceed a little at a time, especially when changing from one regimen to another.
Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large groups.
In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.
The sun, too, shines into cesspools and is not polluted.
Bringing nature into the classroom can kindle a fascination and passion for the diversity of life on earth and can motivate a sense of responsibility to safeguard it.
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies - it is the first law of nature.
Truth is by nature self-evident. As soon as you remove the cobwebs of ignorance that surround it, it shines clear.
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.
Denial helps us to pace our feelings of grief. There is a grace in denial. It is nature's way of letting in only as much as we can handle.
The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside.
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
Today's scientists have substituted mathematics for experiments, and they wander off through equation after equation, and eventually build a structure which has no relation to reality.
A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.
It is the marriage of the soul with nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.
Henry David Thoreau
My soul can find no staircase to Heaven unless it be through Earth's loveliness.
Every particular in nature, a leaf, a drop, a crystal, a moment of time is related to the whole, and partakes of the perfection of the whole.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.
I never saw a discontented tree. They grip the ground as though they liked it, and though fast rooted they travel about as far as we do.
For I have learned to look on nature, not as in the hour of thoughtless youth, but hearing oftentimes the still, sad music of humanity.
The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.
He who has so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition will waste his life in fruitless efforts.
Take a course in good water and air; and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own. Go quietly, alone; no harm will befall you.
Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.
I'm definitely a Polaroid camera girl. For me, what I'm really excited about is bringing back the artistry and the nature of Polaroid.
I am against nature. I don't dig nature at all. I think nature is very unnatural. I think the truly natural things are dreams, which nature can't touch with decay.
I like it when a flower or a little tuft of grass grows through a crack in the concrete. It's so fuckin' heroic.
There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.
God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools.
It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake.
Let a hundred flowers bloom, let a hundred schools of thought contend.
To sit in the shade on a fine day and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.
Nature is always hinting at us. It hints over and over again. And suddenly we take the hint.
To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery. The revery alone will do, If bees are few.
To feel much for others and little for ourselves; to restrain our selfishness and exercise our benevolent affections, constitute the perfection of human nature.
I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.