If you want to be sad, no one in the world can make you happy. But if you make up your mind to be happy, no one and nothing on earth can take that happiness from you.— Paramahansa Yogananda
Wonderful Inspirational Earth quotations
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that you have received - only what you have given: a full heart, enriched by honest service, love, sacrifice and courage.
Even after all this time, the sun never says to the earth, 'you owe me.
' Look what happens with a love like that! It lights up the whole sky.
If a commission by an earthly king is considered a honor, how can a commission by a Heavenly King be considered a sacrifice?
The grand show is eternal It is always sunrise somewhere
If you talk to the animals they will talk with you and you will know each other.
If you do not talk to them you will not know them and what you do not know, you will fear. What one fears, one destroys.
No human being should ever have to fear for his own life because of political or religious beliefs. We are all in this together, my friends, the rich, the poor, the red, white, black, brown and yellow. We share responsibility for Mother Earth and those who live and breathe upon her ..never forget that.
Your profession is not what brings home your weekly paycheck, your profession is what you're put here on earth to do, with such passion and such intensity that it becomes spiritual in calling.
Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on earth.
Here am I, send me; send me to the ends of the earth; send me to the rough, the savage lost of the wilderness; send me from all that is called comfort on earth; send me even to death itself, if it be but in your service, and to promote your kingdom
Love the earth and sun and animals, Despise riches, give alms to everyone that asks, Stand up for the stupid and crazy, Devote your income and labor to others... And your very flesh shall be a great poem.
Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature -- the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.
Earthly riches are like the reed. Its roots are sunk in the swamp, and its exterior is fair to behold; but inside it is hollow. If a man leans on such a reed, it will snap off and pierce his soul.
Power is not brute force and money; power is in your spirit. Power is in your soul. It is what your ancestors, your old people gave you. Power is in the earth; it is in your relationship to the earth.
How smooth must be the language of the whites, when they can make right look like wrong, and wrong like right.
This generation of Christians is responsible for this generation of souls on the earth!
Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed.
To see a world in a grain of sand and a heaven in a wildflower.
The environment is where we all meet;
where all have a mutual interest; it is the one thing all of us share.
Earth is so thick with divine possibility that it is a wonder we can walk anywhere without cracking our shins on altars.
I would rather win souls than be the greatest king or emperor on earth;
I would rather win souls than be the greatest general that ever commanded an army; I would rather win souls than be the greatest poet, or novelist, or literary man who ever walked the earth. My one ambition in life is to win as many as possible.
I always wonder why birds choose to stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth, then I ask myself the same question.
I know that I've been put on this Earth to make people happy, to inspire people, and to uplift people. That's a beautiful thing.
Peace on earth will come to stay, When we live Christmas every day.
While cares will drop off like autumn leaves.
It is in the wild places, where the edge of the earth meets the corners of the sky, the human spirit is fed.
The love of wilderness is more than a hunger for what is always beyong reach;
it is also an expression of loyalty to the earth, the earth which bore us and sustains us, the only paradise we shall ever know, the only paradise we ever need, if only we had the eyes to see.
Everything an Indian does is in a circle, and that is because the power of the world always works in circles.
He has made us the master organizers of the world .
. . to overwhelm the forces of reaction throught the earth . . . . This is the divine mission of America . . . . We are trustees of the world's progress, guardians of its righteous peace. [Progressive]
Self-care is never a selfish act - it is only good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on earth to offer others.
Heaven on Earth is a choice you must make, not a place you must find.
Love like you'll never be hurt.
And Spring arose on the garden fair, Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere;
And each flower and herb on Earth's dark breast rose from the dreams of its wintry rest.
When you forgive somebody, when you are generous, when you withhold judgment, when you love and when you stand up to injustice, you are, in that moment, bringing heaven to earth.
Walking by faith will cause all of us to recognize that as children of God we are just pilgrims and strangers down here on this earth.