Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty.— John Ruskin
Cheering Save Nature quotations
Be patient with yourself, nothing in nature blooms all year.
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
We are not apart from nature, we are a part of nature.
And to betray nature is to betray us. To save nature is to save us.
Rushing never saved the time that planning did.
We are the most dangerous species of life on the planet, and every other species, even the earth itself, has cause to fear our power to exterminate. But we are also the only species which, when it chooses to do so, will go to great effort to save what it might destroy.
To be whole. To be complete. Wildness reminds us what it means to be human, what we are connected to rather than what we are separate from.
I'm quite mad by nature, and it's my craziness that has saved me from extinction.
The axe forgets what the tree remembers.
Because the relationship between self and world is reciprocal, it is not a matter of first getting enlightened or saved and then acting. As we work to heal the Earth, the Earth heals us. No need to wait. As we care enough to take risks, we loosen the grip of ego and begin to come home to our true nature.
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.
We shall continue to have a worsening ecologic crisis until we reject the Christian axiom that nature has no reason for existence save to serve man.
In every walk with the nature one receives far more than he seeks.
We cannot win this battle to save species and environments without forging an emotional bond between ourselves and nature as well - for we will not fight to save what we do not love.
The first law of intelligent tinkering is to save all the parts
The bulldozer and not the atomic bomb may turn out to be the most destructive invention of the 20th century.
No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.
If we pollute the air, water and soil that keep us alive and well, and destroy the biodiversity that allows natural systems to function, no amount of money will save us.
We can save ourselves, but only if we let go of the myth of dominance and mastery and learn to work with nature.
Environmentally friendly cars will soon cease to be an option...they will become a necessity.
The greatest oak was once a little nut who held her ground.
Waste not the smallest thing created, for grains of sand make mountains, and atomies infinity.
And the will therein lieth, which dieth not.
Who knoweth the mysteries of the will, with its vigor? For God is but a great will pervading all things by nature of its intentness, Man doth not yield himself to the angels, nor unto death utterly, save only through the weakness of his feeble will.
Mother Nature's ruthless to the weak, but isn't arbitrary cruel or negative.
Mother Nature saves aggression for extreme situations, and instead uses consistent leadership--to help keep things running smoothly. Mother nature doesn't rule by fear and anger, but by calm strength and assertiveness.
If nothing saves us from death, may love at least save us from life.
Every green natural place we save saves a fragment of our sanity and gives us a little more hope that we have a future.
You don't have to save the world, but you can be in the world-that's where the beauty comes from
When you defile the pleasant streams, And the wild bird's abiding place, You massacre a million dreams, And cast your spittle in God's face
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.
In America today you can murder land for private profit.
You can leave the corpse for all to see, and nobody calls the cops.
When a human being takes his life in depression, this is a natural death of spiritual causes. The modern barbarity of 'saving' the suicidal is based on a hair-raising misapprehension of the nature of existence.
Fall has always been my favorite season.
The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.
We often forget that we are nature. Nature is not something separate from us. So when we say that we have lost our connection to nature, we have lost our connection to ourselves.
I will not kill or hurt any living creature needlessly, nor destroy any beautiful thing, but will strive to save and comfort all gentle life, and guard and perfect all natural beauty upon the earth.
There were no temples or shrines among us save those of nature.
Real change will only happen when we fall in love with our planet.
Only love can show us how to live in harmony with nature and with each other and save us from the devastating effects of environmental destruction and climate change
No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one way. We ourselves must walk the path.
Our environmental problems originate in the hubris of imagining ourselves as the central nervous system or the brain of nature. We're not the brain, we are a cancer on nature.
My mother understood human nature better and never chided.
She knew that a man cannot be saved from his own foolishness or vice by someone else's efforts or protests, but only by the use of his own will.
Human destiny is bound to remain a gamble, because at some unpredictable time and in some unforeseeable manner nature will strike back.
Be still, and the earth will speak to you.
Wilderness, to me, is a spiritual necessity.
The mysterious spiritual experience of being close to natural restored my soul [after the death of his son]. My experience reinforced by dedication to use the art of photography as an inspiration for others to work together to save nature's places of spiritual sanctuary for future generations.
What we are doing to the forests of the world is but a mirror reflection of what we are doing to ourselves and to one another.
If you are without bread, how much wisdom can you boast and of what real utility are your talents, if you cannot procure for yourselves and save against a day of scarcity those substances designed to sustain your natural lives?
Love the animals: God has given them the rudiments of thought and joy untroubled.
We owe our lives to the sun... How is it, then, that we feel no gratitude?