1. “In nature, nothing is perfect and everything is perfect. Trees can be contorted, bent in weird ways, and they’re still beautiful.” –Alice Walker

2. “Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. —Khalil Gibran

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

4. “Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads. —Henry David Thoreau

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

6. “We don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. —Native American proverb

7. “I believe in God, only I spell it Nature. —Frank Lloyd Wright

8. “Choose only one master—nature. —Rembrandt

9. “Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished. —Lao Tzu

10. “If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere. —Laura Ingalls Wilder

11. “There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature—the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter. —Rachel Carson

12. “Leave the road, take the trails. —Pythagoras

13. “Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influence of the earth. —Henry David Thoreau

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

15. “For most of history, man has had to fight nature to survive; in this century he is beginning to realize that, in order to survive, he must protect it. —Jacques-Yves Cousteau

16. “There’s a whole world out there, right outside your window. You’d be a fool to miss it. —Charlotte Eriksson

17. “To forget how to dig the earth and to tend the soil is to forget ourselves. —Mahatma Gandhi

18. “Preserve and cherish the pale blue dot, the only home we’ve ever known. —Carl Sagan

19. “Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. —Frank Lloyd Wright

20. “The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do. —Galileo Galilei

21. “To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery. The revery alone will do, If bees are few. —Emily Dickinson

22. “Men argue. Nature acts.” —Voltaire

23. “All my life through, the new sights of Nature made me rejoice like a child.” —Marie Curie

24. “Colors are the smiles of nature.” —Leigh Hunt

25. “Land really is the best art.” —Andy Warhol

26. “Everything in nature invites us constantly to be what we are.” —Gretel Ehrlich

27. “The best thing one can do when it’s raining is to let it rain.” —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

28. “Many eyes go through the meadow, but few see the flowers in it.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

29. “Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’” —Robin Williams

30. “The earth has music for those who listen.” —William Shakespeare

31. “There are always flowers for those who want to see them.” —Henri Matisse

32. “The goal of life is to make your heartbeat match the beat of the universe, to match your nature with Nature.” —Joseph Campbell

33. “The Amen of nature is always a flower.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

34. “Nature teaches more than she preaches. There are no sermons in stones. It is easier to get a spark out of a stone than a moral.” —John Burroughs

35. “Adopt the pace of nature. Her secret is patience.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

36. “A weed is no more than a flower in disguise.” —James Russell Lowell

37. “The earth is what we all have in common.” —Wendell Berry

38. “Although we say mountains belong to the country, actually, they belong to those that love them.” —Dogen

39. “The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.” —Blaise Pascal

40. “The goal of life is living in agreement with nature.” —Zeno

41. “Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.” —Henry van Dyke

42. “Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.” —Langston Hughes

43. “Nature is loved by what is best in us.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

44. “Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.” —Winston Churchill

45. “A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.” —Walt Whitman

46. “The world is not to be put in order. The world is order. It is for us to put ourselves in unison with this order.” —Henry Miller

47. “One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.” —William Shakespeare

48. “By discovering nature, you discover yourself.” —Maxime Lagacé

49. “Time spent amongst trees is never wasted time.” —Katrina Mayer

50. “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

51. “Never, no, never did nature say one thing and wisdom another.” —Edmund Burke

52. “If we surrendered to earth’s intelligence we could rise up rooted, like trees.” —Rainer Maria Rilke

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

54. “Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts.” —Rachel Carson

55. “The poetry of the earth is never dead.” —John Keats

56. “I just wish the world was twice as big and half of it was still unexplored.” —David Attenborough

57. “In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.” —Aristotle

58. “The richness I achieve comes from Nature, the source of my inspiration.” —Claude Monet

59. “The ocean is a mighty harmonist.” —William Wordsworth

60. “Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson