Quotesgenie  : :  Quotes ♥  : :
Earth's Quotes


  I see Earth! It is so beautiful!  
 -  Yuri Gagarin
  

  Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life.  
 -  Rachel Carson
  

  To see the earth as it truly is, small and blue in that eternal silence where it floats, is to see riders on the earth together, brothers on that bright loveliness in the eternal cold - brothers who know now they are truly brothers.  
 -  Archibald MacLeish
  

  Ask yourself whether the dream of heaven and greatness should be waiting for us in our graves - or whether it should be ours here and now and on this earth.  
 -  Ayn Rand
  

  The best investment on earth is earth.  
 -  Louis J Glickman
  

  Land: A part of the earth's surface, considered as property. The theory that land is property subject to private ownership and control is the foundation of modern society, and is eminently worthy of the superstructure.  
 -  Ambrose Bierce
  

  The last sound on the worthless earth will be two human beings trying to launch a homemade spaceship and already quarreling about where they are going next.  
 -  William Faulkner
  

  To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.  
 -  Wendell Berry
  

  If we do not permit the earth to produce beauty and joy, it will in the end not produce food, either.  
 -  Joseph Wood Krutch
  

  The earth does not belong to man; man belongs to the earth. This we know. All things are connected, like the blood which unites one family. All things are connected.  
 -  John Hollow Horn
  

  The earth belongs to the living, not to the dead.  
 -  Thomas Jefferson
  

  We have made thee neither of heaven nor of earth, Neither mortal or immortal, So that with freedom of choice and with honor, As thought the maker and molder of thyself, Thou mayest fashion thyself in whatever shape thou shalt prefer. Thou shalt have the power out of thy soul's judgment, to be reborn into the higher forms, which are divine.  
 -  Giovanni Pico Della Mirandola
  

  Property is intended to serve life, and no matter how much we surround it with rights and respect, it has no personal being. It is part of the earth man walks on. It is not man.  
 -  Martin Luther King Jr.
  

  Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon. July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind.  
 -  Neil Armstrong
  

  It's a brilliant surface in that sunlight. The horizon seems quite close to you because the curvature is so much more pronounced than here on earth. It's an interesting place to be. I recommend it.  
 -  Neil Armstrong
  

  I put up my thumb and it blotted out the planet Earth.  
 -  Neil Armstrong
  

  It suddenly struck me that that tiny pea, pretty and blue, was the Earth. I put up my thumb and shut one eye, and my thumb blotted out the planet Earth. I didn't feel like a giant. I felt very, very small.  
 -  Neil Armstrong
  

  Good morning starshine, the Earth says hello!  
 -  Johnny Depp
  

  The uniformity of earth's life, more astonishing than its diversity, is accountable by the high probability that we derived, originally, from some single cell, fertilized in a bolt of lightning as the earth cooled.  
 -  Lewis Thomas
  

  The earth is what we all have in common.  
 -  Wendell Berry
  

  We have forgotten how to be good guests, how to walk lightly on the earth as its other creatures do.  
 -  Barbara Ward
  

  We cannot do great things on this Earth, only small things with great love.  
 -  Mother Teresa
  

  It is a wholesome and necessary thing for us to turn again to the earth and in the contemplation of her beauties to know of wonder and humility.  
 -  Rachel Carson
  

  In heaven I yearn for knowledge, account all else inanity; On earth I confess an itch for the praise of fools - that's vanity  
 -  Robert Browning
  

  Flowers are the earth laughing.  
 -  Flowers are the earth laughing.
  

  Even the people who come our way look upon us in amazement, that we run only for the healing of Mother Earth.  
 -  Dennis Banks
  

  The church says the earth is flat, but I know that it is round, for I have seen the shadow on the moon, and I have more faith in a shadow than in the church  
 -  Ferdinand Magellan
  

  Earth is dearer than gold  
 -  Estonian proverb