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"The dew-bead Gem of earth and sky begotten." - George Eliot

"The sky lovingly smiles on the earth and her children." - Henry Morton Stanley

"To fly up to the sky and watch the earth is beautiful; to fly down to the earth and watch the sky is even more beautiful!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Sky and sea, keep harm from me. Earth and fire, bring my desire." - L J Smith

"I thank the earth and the sky everyday for the opportunities I've had." - Keanu Reeves

"When lovers of life get ready to dance, the earth shakes and the sky trembles." - Rumi

"Is heaven a hope or as real as the earth and sky?" - Todd Burpo

"Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright, / The bridal of the earth and sky..." - George Herbert

"I thank the earth and the sky everyday for the opportunities I"ve had." - Keanu Reeves

"We are the children equally of the Sky and the Earth." - Carl Sagan

"I say the whole earth and all the stars in the sky are for religion's sake." - Walt Whitman

"And I'm sorry for us The dinosaurs roam the earth The sky turns green" - Thom Yorke

"As the ancient myth makers knew, we are children equally of the earth and the sky" - Carl Sagan

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

"No cloud above, no earth below, A universe of sky and snow." - John Greenleaf Whittier

"Prayer is innocence's friend; and willingly flieth incessant 'twist the earth and the sky, the carrier-pigeon of heaven." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"And always embrace things, people earth sky stars, as I do, freely and with the appropriate sense of space." - Frank O'Hara

"And always embrace things, people earth sky stars, as I do, freely and with the appropriate sense of space." - Frank O'Hara

"In the empty immensity of earth, sky, and water, there she was, incomprehensible, firing into a continent." - Joseph Conrad

"We're all under the same sky and walk the same earth; we're alive together during the same moment." - Maxine Hong Kingston

"If I were rain, That joins sky and earth that otherwise never touch, Could I join two hearts as well?" - Tite Kubo

"Our Creator shall continue to dwell above the sky, and that is where those on earth will end their thanksgiving." - Seneca the Younger

"The earth cracks and is shriveled up; the wind moans piteously; the sky goes out if you should fail." - William Carlos Williams

"Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth!" - Henry David Thoreau

"blossoming are people... all the earth has turned to sky ...and i am you are i am we" - E E Cummings

"The air is like a butterfly With frail blue wings The happy earth looks at the sky And sings." - Joyce Kilmer

"The air is like a butterfly With frail blue wings. The happy earth looks at the sky And sings." - Joyce Kilmer

"Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky." - Khalil Gibran

"The sky dreams of stars, the earth dreams of love." - Mihai Eminescu

"The sky dreams of stars, the earth dreams of love." - Mihai Eminescu

"The bluebells made such a pool that the earth had become like water, and all the trees and bushes seemed to have grown out of the water. And the sky above seemed to have fallen down on to the earth floor; and I didn't know if the sky was the earth or the earth was water. I had been turned upside down. I had to hold the rock with my fingernails to stop me falling into the sky of the earth or the water of the sky. But I couldn't hold on." - Graham Joyce

"The bluebells made such a pool that the earth had become like water, and all the trees and bushes seemed to have grown out of the water. And the sky above seemed to have fallen down on to the earth floor; and I did' know if the sky was the earth or the earth was water. I had been turned upside down. I had to hold the rock with my fingernails to stop me falling into the sky of the earth or the water of the sky. But I could' hold on." - Graham Joyce

"I think the Earth and everything around it is connected - the sky and the planets and the stars and everything else we see as a mystery." - Marion Cotillard

"A blossom of returning light, An April flower of sun and dew; The earth and sky, the day and night Are melted in her depth of blue!" - Dora Read Goodale

"Thoreau gave an otherwise hidden passion and drew from woods and water the love affair with earth and sky he'd recorded in his journals." - Bernard Malamud

"The Earth is cylindrical, three times as wide as it is deep, and only the upper part is inhabited. But this Earth is isolated in space, and the sky is a complete sphere in the center of which is located, unsupported, our cylinder, the Earth, situated at an equal distance from all the points of the sky." - Anaximander

"Night is a curious child, wandering Between earth and sky, creeping In windows and doors, daubing The entire neighborhood With purple paint." - Frank Marshall Davis

"Teaching is the perpetual end and office of all things. Teaching, instruction is the main design that shines through the sky and earth." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Sow a seed and the earth will yield you a flower. Dream your dream to the sky and it will bring you your beloved." - Khalil Gibran

"Thou art an eagle, thou doest belong to the sky and not to the earth, stretch forth thy wings and fly." - Paul H. Dunn

"Wisdom and truth, the offspring of the sky, are immortal; while cunning and deception, the meteors of the earth, after glittering for a moment, must pass away." - Robert Hall

"The true speech of man is idiomatic, if not of the earth and sky, then at least of the saloon and the bleachers." - Walter Lippmann

"Magic birds were dancing in the mystic marsh. The grass swayed with them, and the shallow waters, and the earth fluttered under them. The earth was dancing with the cranes, and the low sun, and the wind and sky." - Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

"Each time I leaped I seemed to touch the sky and when I regained earth it seemed to be mine alone." - Josephine Baker

"Visualize the soft white light continuing to expand as it gently swirls around, until it has filled the earth, the sky, the universe, and all of infinity." - Frederick Lenz

"The ground submits to the sky and suffers whatever comes. Tell me, is the Earth worse for giving in like that?" - Rumi

"I love you much most beautiful darling more than anyone on the earth and I like you better than everything in the sky." - E E Cummings

"I make it my business to extract from Nature what ever nutriment she can furnish me.... I milk the sky and the earth." - Henry David Thoreau

"But when eve's silent footfall steals Along the eastern sky, And one by one to earth reveals Those purer fires on high." - John Keble

"Sweet day, so cool, so calm, so bright, The bridal of the earth and sky, The dew shall weep thy fall to-night; For thou must die." - George Herbert

"The transcendental point of view, the habit of thought bred by communion with earth and sky, had refined the grain while it had roughened the husk." - Ellen Glasgow

"After my death, the molecules of my being will return to the earth and sky. They came from the stars. I am of the stars." - Charles Lindbergh

"The world is poor because her fortune is buried in the sky and all her treasure maps are of the earth." - Calvin Miller

"Earth all one tomb lies round me, Domed with an iron sky: And God Himself in His power, God cannot save me! I cry." - Francis Turner Palgrave

"For everything created In the bounds of earth and sky Has such longing to be mated, It must couple or must die." - George Whyte-Melville

"Trees are poems that earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper, That we may record our emptiness." - Khalil Gibran

"Once you realize that human actions affect every bit of earth and sky, you realize that the environment isn't just what surrounds us - it's all one whole." - Alison Hawthorne Deming

"Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper, That we may record our emptiness." - Khalil Gibran

"Once I blazed across the sky, Leaving trails of flame; I fell to earth, and here I lie - Who'll help me up again? -A Shooting Star" - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"That the sky is brighter than the earth means little unless the earth itself is appreciated and enjoyed. Its beauty loved gives the right to aspire to the radiance of the sunrise and sunset." - Helen Keller

"Our strength comes from that magic, from the earth and the sky, from the fire and the water. Fly high, swim deep, give back to the earth what she gives you..." - Juliet Marillier

"Sky of blackness and sorrow, sky of love, sky of tears. Sky of glory and sadness, sky of mercy, sky of fear." - Bruce Springsteen

"The sky is the soul of all scenery. It makes the earth lovely at sunrise and splendid at sunset. In the one it breathes over the earth a crystal-like ether, in the other a liquid gold." - Thomas Cole

"Jesus Christ will be the leader of an intergalactic earth evacuation. We're getting some earth leaders up there to check the mother ship. The Bible says that the sky will be glorious and Christ will come back to us all." - Nina Hagen

"The love of our eternal parents, Earth Mother and Sky Father, is all-embracing and will continue to provide for us, but only if we respect the earth, the sky, and the waters that mediate between them. We need to harness our science and technology to protect the domains of Papa and Wakea, not desecrate them." - Rubellite Kawena Johnson

"Elsewhere the sky is the roof of the world; but here the earth was the floor of the sky." - Willa Cather

"Look at your feet. You are standing in the sky. When we think of the sky, we tend to look up, but the sky actually begins at the earth. We walk through it, yell into it, rake leaves, wash the dog, and drive cars in it. We breathe it deep within us. With every breath, we inhale millions of molecules of sky, heat them briefly, and then exhale them back into the world." - Diane Ackerman

"Will and I are yin and yang. He's all sky, vast and bright and soaring, and I'm all earth. I'm here to ground him, and he's here to help me fly." - Jada Pinkett Smith

"The abode of God, too, is wherever is earth and sea and air, and sky and virtue. Why further do we seek the Gods of heaven? Whatever thou dost behold and whatever thou dost touch, that is Jupiter." - Lucan

"We are fighters and survivors. We are here. We are alive and breathing, living and loving, birthing and caring, working and earning. The sky is above us. The earth is below us. We can never be poor. ~ NanaAnna" - Sister Souljah

"Love was like the waves in the sea, gentle and good sometimes, rough and terrible at others, but that it was endless and stronger than the sky and earth and everything in between." - Veronica Rossi

"Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books." - John Lubbock

"The sky and the earth and the waters and the things that are in them, the fishes, and the birds and the trees are not evil. All these are good; it is evil men who make this evil world." - Saint Augustine

"I came to realize clearly that the mind is no other than the Mountain and the Rivers and the great wide Earth, the Sun and the Moon and the Sky"." - Lord Byron

"What did the tree learn from the earth to be able to talk with the sky?" - Pablo Neruda

"What did the earth teach the trees? How to speak to the sky." - Pablo Neruda

"I am not an Earth artist, I'm totally involved in the sky." - James Turrell

"Feel yourself grounded to the earth, while your mind is focusing on the sky of clarity." - Nawang Khechog

"The earth itself is their church; the vast, open sky its ceiling." - Wayne Teasdale

"In every premenstrual woman struggling to govern her temper, sky-cult wars again with earth-cult." - Camille Paglia

"The Sussex lanes were very lovely in the autumn ... spendthrift gold and glory of the year-end ... earth scents and the sky winds and all the magic of the countryside which is ordained for the healing of the soul." - Monica Baldwin

"I am the daughter of Earth and Water, And the nursling of the Sky; I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores; I change, but I cannot die." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"The coolest thing for me is the experience of floating and not feeling my weight. And hanging by a window just after sunset and watching the stars in the big black dome of the sky as the earth moves underneath." - Kalpana Chawla

"I am the daughter of Earth and Water, And the nursling of the Sky; I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores; I change, but I cannot die." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"The Sussex lanes were very lovely in the autumn.... spendthrift gold and glory of the year-end... earth scents and the sky winds and all the magic of the countryside which is ordained for the healing of the soul." - Monica Baldwin

"With a firm and steadfast mind one should hold under all conditions, that everywhere the earth is below and the sky above, and to the energetic man, every region is his fatherland." - Tycho Brahe

"I think the thing that impressed me the most was the Lunar's sunrises and sunsets. These in particular bring out the stark nature of the terrain. . . . The horizon here is very, very stark, the sky is pitch black and the earth, or the moon rather, excuse me, is quite light, and the contrast between the sky and the moon is a vivid dark line." - William Anders

"The lapse of ages changes all things - time, language, the earth, the bounds of the sea, the stars of the sky, and every thing about, around, and underneath man, except man himself." - Lord Byron

"That is the stimulus of nature; it is never, never old, and always developing. Even the scarred, wrinkled earth herself is a mere infant among the old ladies and gentlemen that tread foot-paths in the sky ..." - Mabel Osgood Wright

"It was a kiss to level mountains and shake stars from the sky. It was a kiss to make angels faint and demons weep...a passionate, demanding, soul-searing kiss that nearly knocked the earth off its axis." - Lisa Kleypas

"When nature made the blue-bird she wished to propitiate both the sky and the earth, so she gave him the color of the one on his back and the hue of the other on his breast." - John Burroughs

"The quality of place, the reaction to immediate contact with earth and growing things that have a fugal relationship with mountains and sky, is essential to the integrity of our existence on this planet." - Ansel Adams

"The lasting pleasures of contact with the natural world are not reserved for scientists but are available to anyone who will place him under the influence of the earth, sea and sky and their amazing life." - Rachel Carson

"He simply felt that if he could carry away the vision of the spot of earth she walked on, and the way the sky and sea enclosed it, the rest of the world might seem less empty." - Edith Wharton

"[Dawn] is always such a forgiving time. When that first cold, bright streak comes over the water, it's as if all our sins were pardoned; as if the sky leaned over the earth and kissed it and gave it absolution." - Willa Cather

"When all the other animals, downcast looked upon the earth, he [Prometheus] gave a face raised on high to man, and commanded him to see the sky and raise his high eyes to the stars." - Ovid

"Where the glacier meets the sky, the land ceases to be earthly, and the earth becomes one with the heavens; no sorrows live there anymore, and therefore joy is not necessary; beauty alone reigns there, beyond all demands." - Halldór Laxness

"... I improvised, crazed by the music.... Even my teeth and eyes burned with fever. Each time I leaped I seemed to touch the sky and when I regained earth it seemed to be mine alone." - Josephine Baker

"O sweet clean earth, from whom the green blade cometh! When we are dead, my best beloved and I, close well above us, that we may rest forever, sending up grass and blossoms to the sky." - Conrad Aiken

"On the morrow the horizon was covered with clouds- a thick and impenetrable curtain between earth and sky, which unhappily extended as far as the Rocky Mountains. It was a fatality!" - Jules Verne

"The lasting pleasures of contact with the natural world are not reserved for scientists but are available to anyone who will place himself under the influence of earth, sea and sky and their amazing life." - Rachel Carson

"The musical mystery is: How do you marry tuned percussion and voice? On a metaphorical level, everything that's really important - like the clouds, the sky and the earth - is a giant mystery." - Mickey Hart

"Could we with ink the ocean fill, And were the heavens of parchment made, Were every stalk on earth a quill, And every man a scribe by trade; To write the love of God above, Would drain the ocean dry; Nor could the scroll contain the whole, Though stretch'd from sky to sky." - Rabbi L. Ben Isaac Mayer

"The earth makes a sound as of sighs and the last drops fall from the emptied cloudless sky. A small boy, stretching out his hands and looking up at the blue sky, asked his mother how such a thing was possible. Fuck off, she said." - Samuel Beckett

"If we never arrived anywhere, it did not matter. Between that earth and that sky i felt erased, blotted out. I did not say my prayers that night: here, i felt what would be would be." - Willa Cather

"... the open sky sits upon our senses like a sapphire crown - the Air is our robe of state - the Earth is our throne, and the Sea a mighty minstrel playing before it." - John Keats

"Where shall we get religion? Beneath the open sky, the sphere of crystal silence surcharged with deity.. The midnight earth sends incense up, sweet with the breath of prayer - Go out beneath the naked night and get religion there." - Sam Walter Foss

"I gazed upon the earth and saw that a body, in its tender faithlessness, had located it in the sky. A splendid scarf of blood, looming above the abyss." - Joe Bousquet

"Rhodora! If the sages ask thee why This charm is wasted on the earth and sky, Tell them, dear, that if eyes were made for seeing, Then Beauty is its own excuse for being." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Meantime, refracted from yon eastern cloud, Bestriding earth, the grand ethereal bow Shoots up immense; and every hue unfolds, In fair proportion, running from the red To where the violet fades into the sky." - James Thomson

"Weary the cloud falleth out of the sky, Dreary the leaf lieth low. All things must come to the earth by and by, Out of which all things grow." - Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton

"Pilots are a rare kind of human. They leave the ordinary surface of the word, to purify their soul in the sky, and they come down to earth, only after receiving the communion of the infinite." - Jose Maria Velasco Ibarra

"Since I have spread my wings to purpose high, The more beneath my feet the clouds I see, The more I give the winds my pinions free, Spurning the earth and soaring to the sky." - Giordano Bruno

"All other creatures look down toward the earth, but man was given a face so that might turn his eyes toward the stars and his gaze upon the sky." - Ovid

"When scattered clouds are resting on the bosoms of hills, it seems as if one might climb into the heavenly region, earth being so intermixed with sky, and gradually transformed into it." - Nathaniel Hawthorne

"Since the princes take the Earth for their own, it's fair that the philosophers reserve the sky for themselves and rule there, but they should never permit the entry of others." - Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle

"Oh! the snow, the beautiful snow, Filling the sky and earth below, Over the housetops, over the street, Over the heads of the people you meet. Dancing, Flirting, Skimming along." - Thomas J Watson

"Some people say great God come from the sky take away everything and make everybody feel high, but if you know what life is worth, you will look for yours on earth." - Bob Marley

"The solar rays will kindle fire on the earth, by which a thing that is under the sky will be set on fire, and, being reflected by some obstacle, it will bend downwards." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Thank God, all you who have a spark of rational piety in your hearts, for the glorious commonplace of earth and sky,?for this cloud-embosomed planet in which you pass your lives." - William Smith

"The offing was barred by a black bank of clouds, and the tranquil water-way leading to the uttermost ends of the earth flowed somber under an overcast sky...." - Joseph Conrad

"O the snow, the beautiful snow, Filling the sky and earth below; Over the house-tops, over the street, Over the heads of the people you meet, Dancing, flirting, skimming along." - James W. Watson

"The opening was barred by a black bank of clouds, and the tranquil waterway leading to the uttermost ends of the earth flowed sombre under an overcast sky-seemed to lead into the heart of an immense darkness." - Joseph Conrad

"Rhodora! if the sages ask thee why This charm is wasted on the earth and sky, Tell them, dear, that, if eyes were made for seeing, Then beauty is its own excuse for Being." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"If I were the rain. . . that binds together the Earth and the sky, whom in all eternity will never mingle. . . Would I be able to bind two hearts together?" - Tite Kubo

"some people meet the way the sky meets the earth, inevitably, and there is no stopping or holding back their love. It exists in a finished world, beyond the reach of common sense." - Louise Erdrich

"The offing was barred by a black bank of clouds, and the tranquil water-way leading to the uttermost ends of the earth flowed somber under an overcast sky-seemed to lead into the heart of an immense darkness." - Joseph Conrad

"The earth is my altar, the sky is my dome, mind is my garden, the heart is my home and I'm always at home - yea, I'm always at Om." - Eden Ahbez

"Happiness, I do not know where to turn to discover you on earth, in the air or the sky; yet I know you exist and are no futile dream." - Rosalia De Castro

"Of all the creatures that creep, swim, or fly, Peopling the earth, the waters, and the sky, From Rome to Iceland, Paris to Japan, I really think the greatest fool is man." - Nicolas Boileau-Despreaux

"Ethereal minstrel! pilgrim of the sky! Dost thou despise the earth where cares abound? Or, while the wings aspire, are heart and eye Both with thy nest upon the dewy ground?" - William Wordsworth

"Are we not madder than those first inhabitants of the plain of Sennar? We know that the distance separating the earth from the sky is infinite, and yet we do not stop building our tower." - Denis Diderot

""Night sky was black and then there was blood, morning crack of light on the edge of the earth." The ideal first sentence contains within it an intimation of the whole book 'Red Sky in Morning'. That's what I was hoping for." - Paul Lynch

"Winter came and the city [Chicago] turned monochrome - black trees against gray sky above white earth. Night now fell in midafternoon, especially when the snowstorms rolled in, boundless prairie storms that set the sky close to the ground, the city lights reflected against the clouds" - Barack Obama

"Under the wide and starry sky." - Adlai Stevenson

"Smell the sea and feel the sky." - Van Morrison

"The earth is soaked and soggy with rain. Everything is drinking its fill and the surplus gluts the drains. The sky is full of it and lies low over the earth, heavy and dense. Even the sea is wetter than usual!" - Emily Carr

"OH, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgment Seat; But there is neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth, When two strong men stand face to face, tho' they come from the ends of the earth!" - Rudyard Kipling

"OH, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgment Seat; But there is neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth, When two strong men stand face to face, tho" they come from the ends of the earth!" - Rudyard Kipling

"Imagination is a tree. It has the integrative virtues of a tree. It is root and boughs. It lives between earth and sky. It lives in the earth and the wind. The imagined tree imperceptibly becomes a cosmological tree, the tree which epitomises a universe, which makes a universe." - Gaston Bachelard

"Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgement Seat; But there is neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth, When two strong men stand face to face, tho' they come from the ends of earth!" - Rudyard Kipling

"Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgment Seat; But there is neither East nor West, border, nor breed, nor birth, When two strong men stand face to face, though they come from the ends of the earth!" - Rudyard Kipling

"Writing that gets rewritten as the earth moves. If you look at the sky that way, it's this massive shifting poem, or maybe a letter, first written by one author, and then, when the earth moves, annotated by another. So I stare and stare until, one day, I can read it." - Maria Dahvana Headley

"You are the earth. We are sky and earth united.... You are my husband. You are my wife. My feet shall run because of you. My feet shall dance because of you. My heart shall beat because of you. My eyes see because of you. My mind thinks because of you and I shall love because of you." - Andrew Schneider

"The world has been created for everyone's use, but you few rich are trying to keep it up for yourselves. For not merely the possession of the earth, but the very sky, the air, and the sea are claimed for the use of the rich few... The earth belongs to all, not just to the rich." - Ambrose

"As the stars are the glory of the sky, so great men are the glory of their country, yea, of the whole earth. The hearts of great men are the stars of earth; and doubtless when one looks down from above upon our planet, these hearts are seen to send forth, a silvery light just like the stars of heaven." - Heinrich Heine

"The Spirit of man is like a kite, which rises by means of those very forces which seem to oppose its rise; the tie that joins it to the earth, the opposing winds of temptation, and the weight of earth-born affections which it carries with it into the sky." - Coventry Patmore

"Look at your feet. You are standing in the sky. When we think of the sky, we tend to look up, but the sky actually begins at the earth." - Diane Ackerman

"Look at your feet. You are standing in the sky. When we think of the sky, we tend to look up, but the sky actually begins at the earth." - Diane Ackerman

"According to ancient mythology, trees link the Earth to the sky. In this respect trees link humans to another world." - Richard Allen



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