Today is Earth Day

Earth

I value mother earth. I am volunteering to help with a gardening project in my neighborhood. How are you showing up for the earth today?

Quotes for Earth Day:

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

I’m not an environmentalist.  I’m an Earth warrior.  ~Darryl Cherney, quoted in Smithsonian, April 1990

There is hope if people will begin to awaken that spiritual part of themselves, that heartfelt knowledge that we are caretakers of this planet.  ~Brooke Medicine Eagle

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.  Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.  The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.  ~John Muir

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

“The care of the Earth is our most ancient and most worthy, and after all our most pleasing responsibility. To cherish what remains of it and to foster its renewal is our only hope.” – Wendell Berry

“In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth.” – Rachel Carson

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