Nature Quotes

I grew up on the edge of a national park in Canada – timberwolves, creeks, snow drifts. I really did have to walk home six miles through the snow, like your grandparents used to complain.

I come from a beautiful land, richly endowed by God with wonderful natural resources, wide expanses, rolling mountains, singing birds, bright shining stars out of blue skies, with radiant sunshine, golden sunshine. There is enough of the good things that come from God’s bounty, there is enough for everyone, but apartheid has confirmed some in […]

With the Fall all became abnormal. It is not just that the individual is separated from God by his true moral guilt, but each of us is not what God made us to be. Beyond each of us as individuals, human relationships are not what God meant them to be. And beyond that, nature is […]

I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.

When you enter the ocean, you enter the food chain, and not necessarily at the top.

Think globally, act locally.

When nature made you, they broke the mold – rumor has it they beat the hell out of the mold-maker, too.

Nature has a funny way of breaking what does not bend.

Nature is a hanging judge.

The poet and ornithologist differ in ways absurd. One writes – “The bird is on the wing;” The other answers – “No such thing! The wing is on the bird.”