Nature And Environment Quotes by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Michel de Montaigne, E. B. White, Bernard DeVoto, Langston Hughes, Juvenal and many others.
It is in man’s heart that the life of nature’s spectacle exists; to see it, one must feel it.
Let us a little permit nature to take her own way; she better understands her own affairs than we.
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.
It is imperative to maintain portions of the wilderness untouched so that a tree will rot where it falls, a waterfall will pour its curve without generating electricity, a trumpeter swan may float on uncontaminated water – and moderns may at least see what their ancestors knew in their nerves and blood.
My soul has grown deep like the rivers.
Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.
If we do not permit the earth to produce beauty and joy, it will in the end not produce food, either.
When a man says to me, “I have the intensest love of nature,” at once I know that he has none.
Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains!
We experience ourselves our thoughts and feelings as something separate from the rest. A kind of optical delusion of consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us.
The wilderness holds answers to questions man has not yet learned to ask.
Because we don’t think about future generations, they will never forget us.
God made life simple. It is man who complicates it.
In nature, nothing is perfect and everything is perfect. Trees can be contorted, bent in weird ways, and they’re still beautiful.
The poetry of the earth is never dead.
Be The Peace You Wish To See In The World!