When the snows fall and the white winds blow, the lone wolf dies but the pack survives.
I like it when a flower or a little tuft of grass grows through a crack in the concrete. It's so fuckin' heroic.
Our task must be to free ourselves... by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and it's beauty.
The goal of life is to make your heartbeat match the beat of the universe, to match your nature with Nature.
Illnesses do not come upon us out of the blue. They are developed from small daily sins against Nature. When enough sins have accumulated, illnesses will suddenly appear.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
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.
Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.
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The physician treats, but nature heals.
Meditate more and more deeply, until calmness and joy become second nature to you.
The mountains are calling and I must go.
In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.
There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.
All Nature Quotes ⇑
People go on marrying because they can't resist natural forces, although many of them may know perfectly well that they are possibly buying a month's pleasure with a life's discomfort.
There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is society, where none intrudes, By the deep sea, and music in its roar: I love not man the less, but Nature more
"Is the spring coming?" he said. "What is it like?"... "It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine..."
Nature didn't need an operation to be beautiful. It just was.
Life does not come with instructions on how to live, but it does come with trees, sunsets, smiles and laughter, so enjoy your day.
Should you shield the canyons from the windstorms you would never see the true beauty of their carvings.
It is almost impossible to watch a sunset and not dream.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
The sunlight claps the earth, and the moonbeams kiss the sea: what are all these kissings worth, if thou kiss not me?
When you do something noble and beautiful and nobody noticed, do not be sad. For the sun every morning is a beautiful spectacle and yet most of the audience still sleeps.
There is no one who can remain without action even for a moment. Indeed, all beings are compelled to act by their qualities(Gunas) born of material nature(Prakriti)
Why are women... so much more interesting to men than men are to women?
The nature of habit can be understood by this analogy: Clay can be molded into a vase, and while the clay is still soft it is easy to change the form of that vase again and again. But once it is fired in an oven, its shape becomes firmly set
Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity
Harmony with nature will bring you a happiness known to few city dwellers. In the company of other truth seekers, it will be easier for you to meditate and think of God
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Even wise people act according to their natures, for all living beings are propelled by their natural tendencies. What will one gain by repression?
I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want.
Two things fill the mind with ever new and increasing admiration and awe, the oftener and more steadily we reflect on them: the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.
All activities are carried out by the three modes of material nature. But in ignorance, the soul, deluded by false identification with the body, thinks itself to be the doer.
I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.
I am losing precious days. I am degenerating into a machine for making money. I am learning nothing in this trivial world of men. I must break away and get out into the mountains to learn the news
I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says, "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.
As long as I live, I'll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing.
She turned to the sunlight, and shook her yellow head, and whispered to her neighbor: "Winter is dead."
Behold the leaves trembling on the trees, and try to feel their movement. Imagine in that movement that God is expressing His thoughts and inspirations
It looked like the world was covered in a cobbler crust of brown sugar and cinnamon.
Understanding and intuition are interrelated. Intuition does not go against Nature's laws of understanding, but it goes beyond them
Nature's first green is gold, Her hardest hue to hold. Her early leaf's a flower; But only so an hour. Then leaf subsides to leaf. So Eden sank to grief, So dawn goes down to day. Nothing gold can stay.
I too am not a bit tamed, I too am untranslatable, I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world.