Nature Quotes

The day has eyes, the night has ears.

There is only one nature – the division into science and engineering is a human imposition, not a natural one. Indeed, the division is a human failure; it reflects our limited capacity to comprehend the whole.

Speak to the earth, and it shall teach thee. (Job 12:8)

The winds have welcomed you with softness, The sun has greeted you with it’s warm hands, You have flown so high and so well, That God has joined you in laughter, And set you back gently into The loving arms of Mother Earth. (known as ‘The Baloonists Prayer’, believed to have been adapted from an […]

To pay homage to beauty is to admire Nature; to admire Nature is to worship God.

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

Progress, therefore, is not an accident, but a necessity… it is part of nature.

I walk out into a nature such as the old prophets and poets, Menu, Moses, Homer, Chaucer, walked in. You may name it America, but it is not America; neither Americus Vespucius, nor Columbus, nor the rest were the discoverers of it. There is a truer account of it in mythology than in any history […]

I think I could turn and live with the animals. They are so placid and self-contained. They do not sweat and whine about their condition… Not one is dissatisfied. Not one is demented with the mania of owning things… Not one is disrespectful or unhappy over the world.

Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake.