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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Nature:

How many stanzas in the springtime breeze?
How plenty the raindrops? As He doth please.
There is no meter and there is no rhyme,
Yet God's poems always read in perfect time.
~ Astrid Alauda Quotes, Poems on Nature.

How strange that Nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude!
~ Emily Dickinson, Letter to Mrs. J.S. Cooper, 1880.

Human nature is just about the only nature some people experience.
~ Abigail Charleson.

I am not a lover of lawns. Rather would I see daisies in their thousands, ground ivy, hawkweed, and even the hated plantain with tall stems, and dandelions with splendid flowers and fairy down, than the too-well-tended lawn.
~ W.H. Hudson, The Book of a Naturalist, 1919.

I am not bound for any public place, but for ground of my own where I have planted vines and orchard trees, and in the heat of the day climbed up into the healing shadow of the woods. Better than any argument is to rise at dawn and pick dew-wet red berries in a cup.
~ Wendell Berry.

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

I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
~ Frank Lloyd Wright, quoted, 14 August 1966.

I believe that there is a subtle magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield to it, will direct us aright.
~ Henry David Thoreau Quotes.

I can enjoy society in a room; but out of doors, nature is company enough for me.
~ William Hazlitt.

I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.
~ John Burroughs.

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.

I never had any other desire so strong, and so like covetousness, as that.... I might be master at last of a small house and a large garden, with very moderate conveniences joined to them, and there dedicate the remainder of my life to the culture of them and the study of nature.
~ Abraham Cowley.

I remember a hundred lovely lakes, and recall the fragrant breath of pine and fir and cedar and poplar trees. The trail has strung upon it, as upon a thread of silk, opalescent dawns and saffron sunsets. It has given me blessed release from care and worry and the troubled thinking of our modern day. It has been a return to the primitive and the peaceful. Whenever the pressure of our complex city life thins my blood and benumbs my brain, I seek relief in the trail; and when I hear the coyote wailing to the yellow dawn, my cares fall from me - I am happy.
~ Hamlin Garland, McClure's, February 1899.

I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes.
~ E.E. cummings.

I think it pisses God off if you walk by the color purple in a field somewhere and don't notice it.... People think pleasing God is all God care about. But any fool living in the world can see it always trying to please us back.
~ Alice Walker, The Color Purple, 1982.

I walked barefoot - the only way to walk on a muddy road.
~ Laurie Gough, Light on a Moonless Night.

If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is Nature's way.
~ Aristotle, Nichomachean Ethics.

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.
~ Eleonora Duse.

I'll tell you how the sun rose a ribbon at a time.
~ Emily Dickinson.

In June as many as a dozen species may burst their buds on a single day. No man can heed all of these anniversaries; no man can ignore all of them.
~ Aldo Leopold.

In some mysterious way woods have never seemed to me to be static things. In physical terms, I move through them; yet in metaphysical ones, they seem to move through me.
~ John Fowles.

In the sky
an infinitude of hope,
a canvas of glory
all possibilities mine.
~ Neroli Lambent.

In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia.
~ Charles A. Lindbergh, Life, 22 December 1967.

Innovative capitalists have tried to rewrite nature, but to no avail.
~ Astrid Alauda Quotes.

I've always regarded nature as the clothing of God.
~ Alan Hovhaness.

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