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Nature Quotes – 50 Sayings About Mother Nature And Our Environment

Nature Quotes And Sayings about our planet

You are looking for the most valuable nature quotes and sayings about Naturalness? Then you are absolutely right here! Let's be honest: In our civilized society, basically nothing is natural anymore. But the more we lose our connection to nature, the more we will also endanger Mother Nature through our behavior. Inspirational sayings and wisdoms can help us to change the Environmental awareness and promote the appreciation of nature in our society.

In this collection of quotes I would like to give you short, valuable nature quotes as a constant source of inspiration. Let's go!

My please: Keep in mind that many of the quotes about nature have been translated into English from other languages. I cannot guarantee that it is the original quote in each case. Therefore, double check them before you share them. If you like and share any of the quotes in the internet, please link this elaborately created collection. Thank you for your support!

50 inspirational sayings about nature and environment

Personally, I think it's terrible, that people often think so short-term and that our society is becoming more and more consumer-oriented. Disposable society has developed. The appreciation of our environment and the natural resources of our earth must be brought back into focus.

As promised, you will now find a list of nature quotes that inspire me personally - and hopefully you as well. Have fun!

Notice: If you rather Sayings about sustainability and environmental protection then please have a look at the linked collection of quotes.

Nature Quotes 1 - 10

  1. "Nature must be experienced through feeling." (Alexander von Humboldt)
  2. "We are living in dangerous times. Men control nature before they are even able to control themselves." (Albert Schweitzer)
  3. "Nature is the best pharmacy." (Sebastian Kneipp)
  4. "Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better." (Albert Einstein)
  5. "He who finds the way to nature - also finds the way to himself." (Klaus Ender)
  6. "If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere." (Vincent van Gogh)
  7. "Nature eternally repeats the same thought in further extension. That is why the drop is an image of the sea." (Christian Friedrich Hebbel)
  8. "In the smallest things, nature shows its greatest wonders." (Carl von Linné)
  9. "Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience." (Ralph Waldo Emerson)
  10. "Every creation in nature, in man, in love must wait, be patient, until its time to bloom." (Dietrich Bonhoeffer)

Nature Quotes 11 - 20

  1. "We are not masters of nature, but only its part." (Richard von Weizsäcker)
  2. "Nature never deceives us. It is always we who deceive ourselves." (Jean-Jacques Rousseau)
  3. "Nature needs no explanation; to understand its beauty, an open eye and a receptive mind are enough." (Karl Detlef)
  4. "The character is not revealed in great deeds; the nature of human beings is shown by small things." (Jean-Jacques Rousseau)
  5. "Only for those who hear the whole voice of nature, it will become harmony." (Leopold Schefer)
  6. "The love of nature is the only love that does not deceive human hopes." (Honore de Balzac)
  7. "The best mental institution is by far the open nature." (Ernst Ferstl)
  8. "Every law of nature that reveals itself to the observer suggests a higher, still unrecognized." (Alexander von Humboldt)
  9. "Nature abhors a vacuum." (François Rabelais)
  10. "The best doctor is nature, for she not only cures many sufferings, but also never speaks ill of a colleague." (Ernst Ferdinand Sauerbruch)

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Nature Quotes 21 - 30

  1. "Nature does nothing in vain." (Aristotle)
  2. "All people are the same; only their habits differ." (Confucius)
  3. "The enthusiasm for nature comes from the uninhabitability of cities." (Bertolt Brecht)
  4. "There is a lot of tradition in the artwork. The nature works are always like a first spoken word of God." (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)
  5. "Nature is relentless and unchangeable, and it is indifferent as to whether its hidden reasons and actions are understandable to man or not." (Galileo Galilei)
  6. "Miracles are not contrary to nature, but only contrary to what we know about nature." (St. Augustine)
  7. "Water indeed will flow indifferently to the east or west, but will it flow indifferently up or down? The tendency of our nature to good is like the tendency of water to flow downwards. There are none but have this tendency to good, just as all water flows downward." (Mengzi)
  8. "The audience applauds fireworks, but not sunrise!" (Friedrich Hebbel)
  9. "Nature doesn't force us to do anything, we are allowed to adapt to it." (Franz Kern)
  10. "Anything that is against nature will not last in the long run." (Charles Darwin)

Nature Quotes 31 - 40

  1. "Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend political or social boundaries." (Jimmy Carter)
  2. "Nature doesn't make jumps." (Carl von Linné)
  3. "An apparent contradiction of a natural law is only the rarely occurring proof of another natural law." (Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach)
  4. "Nature is a very good tranquilizer." (Anton Pavlovich Chekhov)
  5. "We ourselves introduce that order and regularity in the appearance which we entitle “nature”. We could never find them in appearances had we not ourselves, by the nature of our own mind, originally set them there." (Immanuel Kant)
  6. "The life given us, by nature is short; but the memory of a well-spent life is eternal." (Cícero)
  7. "Character of a man: his tamed, hewn, polished, or his wildly rampant nature." (Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach)
  8. "Back to Nature!" (Jean-Jacques Rousseau)
  9. "There are no lines in nature, only areas of color that oppose each other." (Edouard Manet)
  10. "Flowers are the beautiful words and hieroglyphics of Nature, by which she indicates how much she loves us." (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)

Nature Quotes 41 - 50

  1. "Nature's consistency comforts beautifully over man's inconsistency." (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)
  2. "Babies and animals are the mirrors of nature." (Epicurus of Samos)
  3. "In nature and the world there are no dissonances, one dissolves in the other." (Hans Christian Andersen)
  4. "Nature alone is illimitably rich, and Nature alone forms the great artist." (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)
  5. "Our common Mother Nature is showing her children more and more clearly that she has run out of patience." (Dalai Lama)
  6. "Nature is an infinitely divided God." (Friedrich Schiller)
  7. "It is sweet to be completely absorbed in the great silence and to become one with nature." (Hermann Allmers)
  8. "It is precisely the great and good institution of human nature, that in it everything exists in germ and just waiting for its development." (Johann Gottfried von Herder)
  9. "We inherited nature from our parents. But we have also borrowed it from our children." (Richard von Weizsäcker)
  10. "Consider all of nature, of which you are only a tiny piece, and all of time, of which only a short and small section is assigned to you, and destiny, of which yours is only a fraction." (Marcus Aurelius)
""Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves." (Quote from Jean-Jacques Rousseau)

What do we mean by nature?

Nature is defined as all organic and inorganic phenomena that have arisen or developed by themselves and without the intervention of man. More narrowly defined, plants and animals are called animate nature and rocks are called inanimate nature.

What is one like when one is natural?

To be natural means to be genuine, open, undisguised and according to one's nature. A natural way of life, on the other hand, means living in harmony with nature - as far as this is still possible today.

What does nature mean to man?

In nature, we humans promote our well-being. Exercise and fresh air supply our brain with oxygen and boost our mental performance - at the same time, spending time in nature helps us recover mentally and physically.

Use Nature Quotes To Increase Environmental Awareness

Nature is unique. She does not need us humans and would also without us in the perfect cycle of renewal continue to exist. It is we ourselves who may eventually disappear from the earth if we do not learn to become more natural and behave more sustainably.

If you want to increase your environmental awareness or get your kids excited about nature, I highly recommend the Nature picture book "Wonderful world of nature" by Ben Hoare* recommend. With unique, emotional photographs and exciting texts it promotes fascination for one's own environment.

I sincerely hope that I was able to provide you with a meaningful source of inspiration with this collection of sayings. Use the quotes about Mother Nature especially to keep yourself - and others - connected to nature.

Do you have any questions or can you think of any other nature quotes? Then just write me a comment under this post.

Stay Nature Conscious,

Christoph from CareElite - Plastic-free living

PS: Look you with pleasure still something in the Sustainability Blog around. There you will learn, for example, why we feel so comfortable in nature. Have fun!

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Christoph Schulz

Christoph Schulz

I'm Christoph, an environmental scientist and author - and here at CareElite I'm campaigning against plastic waste in the environment, climate change and all the other major environmental problems of our time. Together with other environmentally conscious bloggers, I want to give you tips & tricks for a naturally healthy, sustainable life as well as your personal development.

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