"Colors are the smiles of nature". Leigh Hunt

“Peace begins with a smile..” Mother Teresa

“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.” Dr. Seuss

“I was smiling yesterday,I am smiling today and I will smile tomorrow.Simply because life is too short to cry for anything.” Santosh Kalwar, Quote Me Everyday

“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” Thích Nhất Hạnh

“You can only hold a smile for so long, after that it's just teeth.” Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters

“Oh no. Don't smile. You'll kill me. I stop breathing when you smile.” Tessa Dare, A Lady of Persuasion

“You'll find that life is still worthwhile, if you just smile.” Charles Chaplin

“Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” Mother Teresa

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” Leo Buscaglia

“But you're so busy changing the world Just one smile can change all of mine” Jack Johnson

"Beauty awakens the soul to act". Dante Alighieri

“The world is like a mirror; frown at it, and it frowns at you. Smile and it smiles, too” Herbert Samuels

“For a moment at least, be a smile on someone else’s face.” Dejan Stojanovic, The Sun Watches the Sun

“You’re doing it again,” he said. “Doing what?” I asked, wondering if I had done something wrong. “Melting my heart with your smile,” he said.” Mary Ting, Crossroads

“I wondered if my smile was as big as hers. Maybe as big. But not as beautiful.” Benjamin Alire Sáenz

“Science teaches to think but love teaches to smile.” Santosh Kalwar

"Our environment, the world in which we live and work, is a mirror of our attitudes and expectations". Earl Nightingale

"Keep your feet on the ground, but let your heart soar as high as it will. Refuse to be average or to surrender to the chill of your spiritual environment.". Arthur Helps

“Smile at strangers and you just might change a life.” Steve Maraboli

"I don't think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains". Anne Frank

"There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness". Maria Mitchell

"Beauty is the promise of happiness". Edmund Burke

"Beauty is not caused. It is." Emily Dickinson

"Things are beautiful if you love them." Jean Anouilh

"Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal." Dante Alighieri

"We are learning, too, that the love of beauty is one of Nature's greatest healers." Ellsworth Huntington

"The love of beauty in its multiple forms is the noblest gift of the human cerebrum." Alexis Carrel

"Smiling is definitely one of the best beauty remedies. If you have a good sense of humor and a good approach to life, that's beautiful." Rashida Jones

"When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator." Mahatma Gandhi

I think every person has their own identity and beauty. Everyone being different is what is really beautiful. If we were all the same, it would be boring. Tila Tequila

Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words. Edgar Allan Poe

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.John Muir

Don't get me wrong, I admire elegance and have an appreciation of the finer things in life. But to me, beauty lies in simplicity. Mark Hyman

“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed.” Mahatma Gandhi

“What we are doing to the forests of the world is but a mirror reflection of what we are doing to ourselves and to one another.” Mahatma Gandhi

“If we surrendered to earth's intelligence we could rise up rooted, like trees. ” Rainer Maria Rilke

“It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.” Ansel Adams

“A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people. ” Franklin D. Roosevelt

“My world, my Earth is a ruin. A planet spoiled by the human species. We multiplied and fought and gobbled until there was nothing left, and then we died. We controlled neither appetite nor violence; we did not adapt. We destroyed ourselves. But we destroyed the world first.” Ursula K. Le Guin, The Dispossessed

“Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend political or social boundaries.” Jimmy Carter

“You wouldn't think you could kill an ocean, would you? But we'll do it one day. That's how negligent we are.” Ian Rankin, Blood Hunt

“Man is a complex being: he makes deserts bloom - and lakes die.” Gil Scott-Heron

Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth. Henry David Thoreau

The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago... had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands. Havelock Ellis, The Dance of Life, 1923

There is a sufficiency in the world for man's need but not for man's greed. Mohandas K. Gandhi

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

Modern technology, Owes ecology An apology. Alan M. Eddison

Don't blow it - good planets are hard to find. Quoted in Time

Nature provides a free lunch, but only if we control our appetites. William Ruckelshaus, Business Week, 18 June 1990

Because we don't think about future generations, they will never forget us. Henrik Tikkanen

I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend? ~Robert Redford, Yosemite National Park dedication, 1985

We never know the worth of water till the well is dry. ~Thomas Fuller,Gnomologia, 1732

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

There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew. ~Marshall McLuhan, 1964

We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect. ~Aldo Leopold, A Sand County Almanac

The earth we abuse and the living things we kill will, in the end, take their revenge; for in exploiting their presence we are diminishing our future. ~Marya Mannes,More in Anger, 1958

So bleak is the picture... that the bulldozer and not the atomic bomb may turn out to be the most destructive invention of the 20th century. ~Philip Shabecoff, New York Times Magazine, 4 June 1978

For 200 years we've been conquering Nature. Now we're beating it to death. ~Tom McMillan, quoted in Francesca Lyman, The Greenhouse Trap, 1990

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, Essays of E.B. White, 1977

Till now man has been up against Nature; from now on he will be up against his own nature. ~Dennis Gabor, Inventing the Future, 1964

When a man says to me, "I have the intensest love of nature," at once I know that he has none. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, Journals, 1857

When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves. ~David Orr

We cannot command Nature except by obeying her. ~Francis Bacon

There is nothing in which the birds differ more from man than the way in which they can build and yet leave a landscape as it was before. ~Robert Lynd, The Blue Lion and Other Essays

Take care of the earth and she will take care of you. ~Author Unknown

We have to walk in a way that we only print peace and serenity on the Earth. Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet. ~Thích Nhất Hạnh

The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty. The activist is the man who cleans up the river. ~Ross Perot

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

Take nothing but pictures. Leave nothing but footprints. Kill nothing but time. ~Motto of the Baltimore Grotto, a caving society

Why should man expect his prayer for mercy to be heard by What is above him when he shows no mercy to what is under him? ~Pierre Troubetzkoy

How can the spirit of the earth like the white man?... Everywhere the white man has touched it, it is sore. ~Anonymous Wintu Woman

Our environmental problems originate in the hubris of imagining ourselves as the central nervous system or the brain of nature. We're not the brain, we are a cancer on nature. ~Dave Foreman, Harper's, April 1990

If all mankind were to disappear, the world would regenerate back to the rich state of equilibrium that existed ten thousand years ago. If insects were to vanish, the environment would collapse into chaos. ~Edward O. Wilson

The human race will be the cancer of the planet. ~Julian Huxley, attributed

Give a man a fish, and he can eat for a day. But teach a man how to fish, and he'll be dead of mercury poisoning inside of three years. ~Charles Haas

This is a beautiful planet and not at all fragile. Earth can withstand significant volcanic eruptions, tectonic cataclysms, and ice ages. But this canny, intelligent, prolific, and extremely self-centered human creature had proven himself capable of more destruction of life than Mother Nature herself.... We've got to be stopped. ~Michael L. Fischer, Harper's, July 1990

Our modern industrial economy takes a mountain covered with trees, lakes, running streams and transforms it into a mountain of junk, garbage, slime pits, and debris. ~Edward Abbey

We're finally going to get the bill for the Industrial Age. If the projections are right, it's going to be a big one: the ecological collapse of the planet. ~Jeremy Rifkin,World Press Review, 30 December 1989

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” —Albert Einstein

“The good man is the friend of all living things.” —Gandhi

“An understanding of the natural world and what’s in it is a source of not only a great curiosity but great fulfillment.” —David Attenborough

“Here is your country. Cherish these natural wonders, cherish the natural resources, cherish the history and romance as a sacred heritage, for your children and your children’s children. Do not let selfish men or greedy interests skin your country of its beauty, its riches or its romance.” —Theodore Roosevelt

“Nature never hurries: atom by atom, little by little, she achieves her work. The lesson one learns from yachting or planting is the manners of Nature; patience with the delays of wind and sun, delays of the seasons, bad weather, excess or lack of water.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Environmentally friendly cars will soon cease to be an option…they will become a necessity.” – Fujio Cho, President of Toyota Motors

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” —Jane Goodall