20 Earth Day Quotes That Celebrate the Planet

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Protect the planet!

Get in the Spirit With These 20 Earth Day Quotes

The world is a disaster right now.

Everything that could go wrong has, with more destruction and devastation heading our way soon. If we don't do something about climate change fast, we won't have a place to call home. We know that's a lot of pressure to put on you, dear reader, but it has to be done.

On our own, we can't reverse the effects of climate change. But together, we might be able to do something great.

Consider these Earth Day quotes the kick in the pants you need to make some drastic changes to your daily habits. You can do it. We can do it.

Now, let's celebrate Earth Day this year by striving for greatness!

Funny Earth Day Quotes

  • "What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?" -Henry David Thoreau

  • "There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew." -Marshall McLuhan

  • "The use of solar energy has not been opened up because the oil industry does not own the sun." -Ralph Nader

  • "Not all chemicals are bad. Without chemicals such as hydrogen and oxygen, for example, there would be no way to make water, a vital ingredient in beer." -Dave Barry

  • "Environmentalists have long been fond of saying that the sun is the only safe nuclear reactor, situated as it is some ninety-three million miles away." -Stephanie Mills

Happy Earth Day Quotes

  • "The earth does not belong to man. Man belongs to the earth." -Unknown

  • "The earth is what we all have in common." -Wendell Berry

  • "Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished." -Lao Tzu

  • "Love the earth as you would love yourself." -John Denver

  • "The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction." -Rachel Carson

Quotes for Earth Day

  • "Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything." -George Bernard Shaw

  • "Time spent among trees is never time wasted." -Unknown

  • "Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed." -Gandhi

  • "Look deep into nature and you will understand everything better." -Albert Einstein

  • "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

Best Earth Day Quotes

  • "Earth laughs in flowers." -Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "He that plants trees loves others beside himself." -Thomas Fuller

  • "Man is still the greatest miracle and the greatest problem on this earth." -David Sarnoff

  • "We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children." -Native American Proverb

  • "Save the earth, it's our only source of chocolate!" -Unknown

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