20+ Earth Day Quotes

"The Earth is what we have in common." Wendell Berry; read more Earth day quotes like this one
Take care of our planet with these Earth day quotes.


Earth Day Quotes

We all have the obligation of taking care of the Earth, for it is what we all share and where we all live together. Without nature, we wouldn't be able to live, so it is our main duty to keep our planet clean and healthy. It is true that until now humankind has damaged the Earth a great deal. However, not everything is lost. We can help recover it if we all join the purpose.

These Earth day quotes will encourage you to make the planet where we live a better world.

1"Every day is Earth Day, and I vote we start investing in a secure climate future right now."

Jackie Speier

2"Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise."

George Washington Carver

3“When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.”

John Muir

4“The environment is where we all meet; where all have a mutual interest; it is the one thing all of us share.”

Lady Bird Johnson

5“I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things we could use.”

Mother Teresa

6"In wilderness is the preservation of the world."

Henry David Thoreau

7"Now I know why I’m here. Not for a closer look at the moon, but to look back at our home, the Earth."

Alfred Worden

8"Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything."

George Bernard Shaw

9“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.”


10“Look deep into nature and you will understand everything better.”

Albert Einstein

11“A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers, but borrowed from his children.”

John James Audubon

12“Time spent among trees is never time wasted.”


13"The use of solar energy has not been opened up because the oil industry does not own the sun."

Ralph Nader

14"Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them."

Bill Vaughan

15"The earth is what we all have in common."

Wendell Berry

16"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

17"To see a world in a grain of sand, And a heaven in a wild flower, Hold infinity in the palm of your hand, And eternity in an hour."

William Blake

18"And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything."

William Shakespeare

19"There is perhaps no better a demonstration of the folly of human conceits than this distant image of our tiny world."

Carl Sagan

20"An understanding of the natural world and what’s in it is a source of not only a great curiosity but great fulfillment."

David Attenborough

21"Good planets are hard to find. Don't blow it."


22"Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty."

John Ruskin

23“Now I see the secret of making the best person: it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.”

Walt Whitman