Nature Quotes

Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.
– Hans Christian Andersen
Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished.
– Sir Francis Bacon
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
– Sir Francis Bacon
Studies perfect nature and are perfected still by experience.
– Sir Francis Bacon
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses and understanding.
– Sir Francis Bacon
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
– Sir Francis Bacon
One of the greatest pains to human nature is the pain of a new idea.
– Walter Bagehot
It is a sign of a dull nature to occupy oneself deeply in matters that concern the body; for instance, to be over much occupied about exercise, about eating and drinking, about easing oneself, about sexual intercourse.
– David Bailey
Disease is the retribution of outraged Nature.
– Hosea Ballou
Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises.
– Pedro Calderon de la Barca
Camping is nature's way of promoting the motel business.
– Dave Barry
Nature... is nothing but the inner voice of self-interest.
– Charles Baudelaire
Man's heart away from nature becomes hard.
– Standing Bear
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
– Henry Ward Beecher
To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature, study and practice.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
– Henry Ward Beecher
Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills.
– Ambrose Bierce
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself.
– William Blake