Earth Day Quotes

Celebrating Earth Day becomes even more meaningful when all of us do our bit. The best way to encourage your friends to save this precious planet is to send them a thoughtful message. You can choose from our extensive collection of famous quotes that will give your friends enough reason to join this cause.


Quotes on Earth Day
“There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew.”

-Marshall McLuhan

“For 200 years we've been conquering Nature. Now we're beating it to death.”

-Tom McMillan

“I'm not an environmentalist. I'm an Earth warrior.”

-Darryl Cherney

Cute Earth Day Quotes
“Every day is Earth Day.”

-Author Unknown

“Man must feel the earth to know himself and recognize his values.... God made life simple. It is man who complicates it.”

-Charles A. Lindbergh

“Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.”

-Henry David Thoreau

Quotations on Earth Day
“Humanity is on the march, earth itself is left behind.”

-David Ehrenfeld

“There's so much pollution in the air now that if it weren't for our lungs there'd be no place to put it all.”

-Robert Orben

“I really wonder what gives us the right to wreck this poor planet of ours.”

-Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

Beautiful Earth Day Quotes
“There is enough for all. The earth is a generous mother; she will provide in plentiful abundance food for all her children if they will but cultivate her soil in justice and in peace.”

-Bourke Coekran

“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

“I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.”

-Elwyn Brooks White

“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

“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

“Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet, and the winds long to play with your hair.“

-- Kahlil Gibran