Earth Day Thoughts and Quotes


Earth Day is here and let’s all think about being kinder to Mother Earth! I know, we all say we are trying but we need to try harder! It’s about being aware every single day to recycyle, reuse, don’t pollute, pick  up litter, stop the use of pesticides and the list goes on and on and on! It scares me to think of what will be left for future generations. I know I’m not the only one who feels this way. Earth Day is quite popular and celebrated every year. It really is about all of us inspiring awareness and appreciation for the enviroment for ourselves and passing it on to others! I want to share with you some quotes I found for this special day. I’m quite sure this will be an important topic today and many others will be writing a post about Earth Day. So, I feel it best to say it with quotes! After all, we are intelligent people and the majority of us are doing our part to save this planet Earth. Am I right or am I being hopelessly naive? I certainly hope I’m right, let’s think about what this day means! With that said, I give you the quotes and please enjoy them, think about them, too! :)
1.We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children~Native American Proverb
2.He that plants trees loves others besides himself~Thomas Fuller
3.Only when the last tree has died and the last river has been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realize we cannot eat money~Cree Indian Proverb
4.There’s so much pollution in the air now that if it weren’t for our lungs there would be no place to put it all~Robert Orben
5.There is hope if people will begin to awaken that spiritual part of themselves, that heartfelt knowledge that we are caretakers of this planet~Brooke Medicine Eagle
6.We say we love flowers, yet we pluck them. We say we love trees, yet we cut them down. And people still wonder why some are afraid when told they are loved~Author Unknown
7.It is our collective and individual responsibility to protect and nuture the global family, to support its weaker members and to preserve and tend to the environment in which we all live~Dalai Lama
8.Everyday is Earth Day~Author Unknown
9.There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew~Marshall McLuhan
10.I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things we could use~Mother Teresa
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32 thoughts on “Earth Day Thoughts and Quotes

  1. Thanks Twinnie, and Earth Day is so important! We all should be aware of taking care of our planet each and every day, which you are already on board with, Yay! :) TF <3

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    • Thanks so much Roxi, I am happy you loved the post. Writing this was an act of love, I want us all to be aware and care. Saving our earth is so very important and I am so glad you are in agreement and on board with this! :)

  3. Reblogged this on ECO STEPS and commented:
    In honor of Earth Day, here’s a beautiful and poignant post by Gaby and Autumn!
    Celebrate this day by being thoughtful and loving towards our mother Earth, in every way you can and see fit! :)

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    • Such kind words, thank you so much Soma! :) I, too hope everyone reads this and gets inspired by saving our earth. Spreading awareness is such a good thing…You rock yourself Soma! :) Hugs and Love :)

  5. I’ll take the third proverb…considering that I am a vegetarian,to me it’s the best one.Money it is the only thing will remain,becouse is the only thing many people cares for. Sad,but true.

    • That’s such a good proverb Lynn and sad but true is right. So many people only care for money and not the things that really matter! Thanks for your input and caring! :)

    • Oh PJ, you are so kind and thank you and so happy you read this post and also enjoyed the quotes sweetie! :) Earth Day needed some quotes dedicated to it…I am always so glad to share, as you know. Hope you are feeling better today, Love and Hugs and God Bless you, too! :)

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