We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us. – Albert Einstein
Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.
– George Washington Carver
Everything that slows us down and forces patience, everything that sets us back into the slow circles of nature, is a help. Gardening is an instrument of grace.
– May Sarton
After sleeping through a hundred million centuries we have finally opened our eyes on a sumptuous planet, sparkling with color, bountiful with life. Within decades we must close our eyes again. Isn’t it a noble, an enlightened way of spending our brief time in the sun, to work at understanding the universe and how we have come to wake up in it? This is how I answer when I am asked – as I am surprisingly often – why I bother to get up in the mornings.
– Richard Dawkins
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.
– John Muir
The Hopi Indians of Arizona believe that our daily rituals and prayers literally keep this world spinning on its axis. For me, feeding the seagulls is one of those everyday prayers.
– Brenda Peterson
Watching birds has become part of my daily meditation affirming my connection to the earth body.
– Carol P. Christ
My profession is always to be alert, to find God in nature, to know God’s lurking places, to attend to all the oratorios and the operas in nature.
– Henry David Thoreau
The world is always in movement.
– V. S. Naipaul
Life is a process. We are a process. The universe is a process.
– Anne Wilson Schaef
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