Quotes by earth
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English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
Love should be a tree whose roots are deep in the earth, but whose branches extend into heaven.Source: Marriage and Morals (1929) ch. 19
Abraham J. Heschel
Polish-born American rabbi 1907-1972
Man's sin is in his failure to live what he is. Being the master of the earth, man forgets that he is the servant of God.
First president of the US 1732-1799
My first wish is to see this plague of mankind, war, banished from the earth.
English statesman 1874-1965
No two on earth in all things can agree. All have some daring singularity.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
American author and clergyman 1814-1880
Objects close to the eye shut out much larger objects on the horizon; and splendors born only of the earth eclipse the stars. So it is with people who sometimes cover up the entire disc of eternity with a dollar, and so quench transcendent glories with a little shining dust.
New Zealand-born British Author 1888-1923
Risk! Risk Anything! Care no more for the opinion of others, for those other voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
Scottish novelist, poet, film critic and journalist. 1944-2001
The earth is mankind's ultimate haven, our blessed terra firma. When it trembles and gives way beneath our feet, it's as though one of God's checks has bounced.
American Novelist, Essayist 1932-
The question of whether it's God's green earth is not at center stage, except in the sense that if so, one is reminded with some regularity that He may be dying.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
The youth gets together his materials to build a bridge to the moon, or, perchance, a palace or temple on the earth, and, at length, the middle-aged man concludes to build a woodshed with them.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-1799
There exists a species of transcendental ventriloquism by means of which men can be made to believe that something said on earth comes from Heaven.
Booker T. Washington
American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
There is no power on earth that can neutralize the influence of a high, simple and useful life.
American writer and journalist 1931-
There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves.
American molecular biologist
Think about multicellularity on this Earth. Every living thing originally came from bacteria. So, who do you think made up the rules for how to perform collective behaviors? It had to be the bacteria.
American poet 1892-1982
To see the earth as we now see it, small and beautiful in that eternal silence where it floats, is to see ourselves as riders on the earth together, brothers on that bright loveliness in the unending night - brothers who see now they are truly brothers.
Greek dramatist BC 525-456
What atonement is there for blood spilt upon the earth?.
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