Nature Quotes

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.
– Hal Borland
You can't be suspicious of a tree, or accuse a bird or a squirrel of subversion or challenge the ideology of a violet.
– Hal Borland
Tears are nature's lotion for the eyes. The eyes see better for being washed by them.
– Christian Nestell Bovee
We trifle when we assign limits to our desires, since nature hath set none.
– Christian Nestell Bovee
Breathless, we flung us on a windy hill, Laughed in the sun, and kissed the lovely grass.
– Rupert Brooke
The true way to be humble is not to stoop until you are smaller than yourself, but to stand at your real height against some higher nature that will show you what the real smallness of your greatness is.
– Phillip Brooks
Every man should follow the bent of his nature in art and letters, always provided that he does not offend against the rules of morality and good taste.
– Thomas Edward Brown
All things are artificial, for nature is the art of God.
– Sir Thomas Browne
The groves were God's first temples.
– William C. Bryant
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton
No author ever drew a character consistent to human nature, but he was forced to ascribe to it many inconsistencies.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
– Edmund Burke
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the law of our Creator, the law of humanity, justice, equity - the law of nature and of nations.
– Edmund Burke
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
– Edmund Burke
I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.
– John Burroughs
Nature teaches more than she preaches. There are no sermons in stones. It is easier to get a spark out of a stone than a moral.
– John Burroughs
I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things... I play with leaves. I skip down the street and run against the wind.
– Leo Buscaglia
Self-preservation is the first law of nature.
– Samuel Butler
As long as I retain my feeling and my passion for Nature, I can partly soften or subdue my other passions and resist or endure those of others.
– Lord Byron
I love not man the less, but Nature more.
– Lord Byron