Nature Quotes


Quotations About Nature Submitted By Readers


“What I have noticed in my small world is that
if I praise the wildflowers growing on the hill in front of my house,
the following year they double in profusion and brilliance.
If I admire the squirrel that swings from branch to branch outside my window,
pretty soon I have three or four squirrels to admire.
The Universe responds. What you ask of it, it gives…
Peace will come wherever it is sincerely invited.
Love will overflow every sanctuary given it.”
~Alice Walker
Submitted by: 
Janet Thew


Earth, it is time.
The summer was very big.
Lay thy shadow on the sundials,
and on the meadows let the wind go loose.”

–Rainer Maria Rilke


“Never doubt that a small, group of thoughtful,
committed citizens can change the world.
Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”
-Margaret Mead


“Thou, nature, art my goddess,
to thy law my services are bound.”

–William Shakespeare


“And this our life,
exempt from public haunts,
finds tongues in trees,
books in running brooks,
sermons in stones, and
good in everything.”

~William Shakespeare


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