These quotes about Planet Earth remind us of the majestic nature of our planet. Thought-provoking, inspiring Planet Earth quotations.
Protect me, O Lord,
My boat is so small,
And your sea is so big.
The Fishermen’s prayer
The sun gives spirit and life to plants and the earth nourishes them with moisture.
Leonardo da Vinci
The earth itself assures us it is a living entity. Deep below surface one can hear its slow pulse, feel its vibrant rhythm. The great breathing mountains expand and contract. The vast sage desert undulates with almost imperceptible tides like the oceans.
We have… beheld in the ocean huge waves like mountains rising sky-high, and we have set eyes on barbarian regions far away, hidden in a blue transparency of light vapors, while our sails, loftily unfurled like clouds, day and night continued their course rapid like that of a star, transversing the savage waves as if we were treading a public thoroughfare.
Zheng He, in Ming Shih
Who will speak for Planet Earth?
We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.
Native American Proverb
We must strive to encourage East and West not only to move towards each other but also to encourage them to find a new philosophy, a philosophy which will serve as a tool determining the future of Planet Earth - our common and only shelter.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Now I see the secret of making the best person: it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?
Henry David Thoreau