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Earth Quotes

Seven of the best book quotes about earth
  1. #1
    “The crust of the earth is a vast museum.”
  2. #2
    “This goodly frame, the earth, seems to me a sterile promontory, this most excellent canopy, the air, look you, this brave o’erhanging firmament, this majestical roof fretted with golden fire, why, it appears no other thing to me than a foul and pestilent congregation of vapours. What a piece of work is a man! how noble in reason! how infinite in faculty! in form and moving how express and admirable! in action how like an angel! in apprehension how like a god! the beauty of the world! the paragon of animals! And yet, to me, what is this quintessence of dust?”
  3. #3
    The earth does not want new continents, but new men.
  4. #4
    “Sometimes she heard night-sounds she didn’t know or jumped from lightning too close, but whenever she stumbled, it was the land who caught her. Until at last, at some unclaimed moment, the heart-pain seeped away like water into sand. Still there, but deep. Kya laid her hand upon the breathing, wet earth, and the marsh became her mother.”
  5. #5
    “There are more things in Heaven and Earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”
  6. #6
    The roaring seas and many a dark range of mountains lie between us.
  7. #7
    “This was one of those happy days that God grants us sometimes on earth, to give us an idea of the bliss of heaven.”
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