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Earth Quotes


These are some of the best 'Earth' quotations and sayings.

Earth, thou great footstool of our God, who reigns on high; thou fruitful source of all our raiment, life, and food; our house, our parent, and our nurse.

Earth, with her thousand voices, praises God.

I believe the earth on which we stand is but the vestibule to glorious mansions, to which a moving crowd is forever pressing.

The earth's a stage which God and nature do with actors fill.

The earth, that is nature's mother, is her tomb.

The planet Earth, though not threatened with destruction by man-made global warming, is by no means indestructible. There are many unpredictable events within our solar system, and still more outside it, that could make Earth uninhabitable by humans.

The waters deluge man with rain, oppress him with hail, and drown him with inundations; the air rushes in storms, prepares the tempest, or lights up the volcano; but the earth, gentle and indulgent, ever subservient to the wants of man, spreads his walks with flowers, and his table with plenty; returns, with interest, every good committed to her care; and though she produces the poison, she still supplies the antidote; though constantly teased more to furnish the luxuries of man than his necessities, yet even to the last she continues her kind indulgence, and, when life is over, she piously covers his remains in her bosom.

Where is the dust that has not been alive? - The spade and the plough disturb our ancestors. - From human mold we reap our daily bread.