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Nature Quotes


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

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A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.

A few minutes ago every tree was excited, bowing to the roaring storm, waving, swirling, tossing their branches in glorious enthusiasm like worship. But though to the outer ear these trees are now silent, their songs never cease.

A hen is only an egg's way of making another egg.

A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.

A man finds in the productions of nature an inexhaustible stock of material on which he can employ himself, without any temptations to envy or malevolence, and has always a certain prospect of discovering new reasons for adoring the sovereign author of the universe.

A mistake is simply another way of doing things.

A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.

A poet ought not to pick nature's pocket: let him borrow, and so borrow as to repay by the very act of borrowing. Examine nature accurately, but write from recollection; and trust more to your imagination than to your memory.

A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with.

A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.

Accuse not Nature, she hath done her part; Do thou but thine!

Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative.

Adopt the pace of nature, her secret is patience.

After a debauch of thundershower, the weather takes the pledge and signs it with a rainbow.

After rain comes fair weather.

Ah, summer, what power you have to make us suffer and like it.

All gardeners live in beautiful places because they make them so.

All gardening is landscape painting.

All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.

All nature is a vast symbolism; every material fact has sheathed within it a spiritual truth.


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