60 Best Nature Quotes That Capture the Beauty of the Outdoors

These sayings will make you want to unplug and venture outside ASAP!

one man sitting on a boat pier admiring the konigssee lake, bavaria, germany
© Marco Bottigelli

Whether it's watching blue, rolling waves crash against the sandy shore or hearing birds chirping in a green, luscious forest, there is something so remarkable and beautiful about being immersed in nature. It’s easy to be swept away with today’s technology and fast-paced living, but no matter where you are, nature always has a way of bringing peace to the mind and grounding a person.

Although most of us spend our days online, it’s always important to unplug and step outside for a little sunshine and fresh air. Maybe it’s going for a walk in the park or planning a hike on a sunny weekend. Whatever you decide, we're sure it will be full of awe! And to celebrate Earth’s gifts, we are sharing some amazing nature quotes to emphasize some of the beauty and wonders of Mother Nature.

So, as you venture out to see the fall foliage or spring flowers blooming, it’s also important to be mindful of how we take care of our home so it stays beautiful and healthy. Some small ways that we can all help keep nature thriving is by shopping eco-friendly products, recycling correctly and reducing food waste just to name a few. So go ahead and read through these marvelous nature quotes, as we hope they inspire you to venture out to mountains, lakes, rivers, forests and more!

quote about nature by andy warhol
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Andy Warhol

"I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want."

quote about nature by buddha
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Buddha

"If you wish to know the divine, feel the wind on your face and the warm sun on your hand.”

quotes about nature by haruki murakami
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Haruki Murakami

“Not just beautiful, though — the stars are like the trees in the forest, alive and breathing. And they’re watching me.”

haruki murakami by chief seattle
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Chief Seattle

“We don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.”

quote about nature by langston hughes
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Langston Hughes

“Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.”

quote about nature by albert einstein
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Albert Einstein

“We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.”

quote about nature by zeno
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Zeno

“The goal of life is living in agreement with nature.”

quote about nature by alice walker
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Alice Walker

“In nature, nothing is perfect and everything is perfect. Trees can be contorted, bent in weird ways, and they’re still beautiful.”

quote about nature by anne frank
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Anne Frank

“I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles.”

quote about nature by angie weiland crosby
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Angie Weiland Crosby

“Nature is the purest portal to inner-peace.”

quote about nature by aristotle
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Aristotle

"In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous."

quote about nature by beau taplin
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Beau Taplin

“Sunsets are proof that endings can often be beautiful, too.”

quote about nature by carl sagan
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Carl Sagan

"Preserve and cherish the pale blue dot, it's the only home we've ever known."

quote about nature by claude monet
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Claude Monet

“The richness I achieve comes from Nature, the source of my inspiration.”

quote about nature by debasish mridha
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Debasish Mridha

“Tranquility, serenity, and beauty of nature taught me how to find happiness in life and in the silence of eternity.”

quote about nature by dolly parton
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Dolly Parton

“Storms make trees take deeper roots.”

quote about nature by duke ellington
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Duke Ellington

"Gray skies are just clouds passing over."

quote about nature by elisabeth kübler ross
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Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

"Should you shield the canyons from the windstorms you would never see the true beauty of their carvings."

quote about nature edmond burke
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Edmund Burke

“Never, no, never did nature say one thing and wisdom another.”

quote about nature emily dickinson
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Emily Dickinson

"How strange that nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude!"

quote about nature by henri matisse
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Henri Matisse

“There are always flowers for those who want to see them.”

quote about nature by f scott fitzgerald
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F. Scott Fitzergald

“I love not man the less, but Nature more.”

quote about nature by frances hodgson burnettr
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Frances Hodgson Burnett

"If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden."

quote about nature by ralph smart
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Ralph Smart

“There is no Wi-Fi in the forest, but I promise you will find a better connection.”

quote about nature by gary snyder
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Gary Snyder

“Nature is not a place to visit. It is home.”

quote about nature by gretel ehrlich
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Gretel Ehrlich

“Everything in nature invites us constantly to be what we are.”

quote about nature gerard de nerval
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Gerard De Nerval

“Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature.”

quote about nature henry david thoreau
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Henry David Thoreau

“Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.”

quote about nature by john muir
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John Muir

"In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks."

quote about nature by jason ward
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Jason Ward

"Being able to smell the fresh air and disconnect from the news and your phone — there’s nothing like it."

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