Wednesday's Words & Quippish Quotes: EARTH DAY
“Hello babies. Welcome to Earth. It's hot in the summer and cold in the winter. It's round and wet and crowded. On the outside, babies, you've got a hundred years here. There's only one rule that I know of, babies-"God damn it, you've got to be kind.”
― Kurt Vonnegut
“The earth laughs in flowers.”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influence of the earth.”
― Henry David Thoreau, Walden
"Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realize we cannot eat money."
-- Cree Indian Proverb
“In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.”
― Margaret Atwood, Bluebeard's Egg
"When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world."
- John Muir
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better." - Albert Einstein
"We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children."
-- Native American Proverb