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Quotes About Nature From Famous People





My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.
Aldous Huxley

I think it pisses God off if you walk by the color purple in a field somewhere and don't notice it.
Alice Walker

I've made an odd discovery. Every time I talk to a savant I feel quite sure that happiness is no longer a possibility. Yet when I talk with my gardener, I'm convinced of the opposite.
Bertrand Russell

For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
Martin Luther

Water is the driving force of all nature.
Leonardo da Vinci

Nature knows no pause in progress and development, and attaches her curse on all inaction.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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.
John Muir

If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.
Aristotle

To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.
Helen Keller

Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.
Winston Churchill

We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
Albert Einstein

Mere goodness can achieve little against the power of nature.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago... had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
Havelock Ellis

The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.
D. H. Lawrence

The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.
Rabindranath Tagore

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
Albert Camus

Reading about nature is fine, but if a person walks in the woods and listens carefully, he can learn more than what is in books, for they speak with the voice of God.
George Washington Carver

I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars.
Walt Whitman

He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.
Socrates

One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.
William Shakespeare

Gray skies are just clouds passing over.
Duke Ellington

Nature does nothing in vain.
Aristotle

The sun, too, shines into cesspools and is not polluted.
Diogenes

The earth laughs in flowers.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nature is the art of God.
Dante Alighieri

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
John Ruskin

Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.
Albert Einstein

Everything in excess is opposed to nature.
Hippocrates

Unless a tree has borne blossoms in spring, you will vainly look for fruit on it in autumn.
Walter Scott

He that will enjoy the brightness of sunshine, must quit the coolness of the shade.
Samuel Johnson

I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.
George Washington Carver

Nature, like man, sometimes weeps from gladness.
Benjamin Disraeli

The man who interprets Nature is always held in great honor.
Zora Neale Hurston

All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the soul.
Alexander Pope


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