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"Buildings, too, are children of Earth and Sun." - Frank Lloyd Wright

"Clearly I know, the mind is mountains, rivers, and the great earth; sun, moon, and stars." - Dogen

"The sun gives spirit and life to the plants and the earth nourishes them with moisture." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"This is what you should do; love the Earth and sun and the animals..." - Walt Whitman

"The sun gives spirit and life to plants and the earth nourishes them with moisture." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Sacred scripture tells us that Joshua commanded the sun to stand still, and not the earth." - Martin Luther

"The earth, like the sun, like the air, belongs to everyone and to no one." - Edward Abbey

"Common sense is what tells us the Earth is flat and the Sun goes around it." - Anonymous

"The Sun, the hearth of affection and life, pours burning love on the delighted earth." - Arthur Rimbaud

"Each soul must meet the morning sun, the new sweet earth and the Great Silence alone." - Charles Alexander Eastman

"what a cold and rainy day where on earth is the sun hid away?" - Natalie Merchant

"Our glories float between the earth and heaven Like clouds which seem pavilions of the sun." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton

"Physicians have this advantage: the sun lights their success and the earth covers their failures." - Michel De Montaigne

"We live on planet earth, we have the sun, and it's the most beautiful thing, the way the sun dances and the way shadows are cast." - Kesh

"Glory fills the world with virtue, and, like a beneficent sun, covers the whole earth with flowers and with fruits." - Luc De Clapiers

"My father! The sun is my father, and the earth is my mother, and on her bosom I will recline." - Tecumseh

"The sun is coming down to earth, and the fields and the waters shout to him golden shouts." - George Meredith

"My pigment is of the earth, and collecting my sacred fire from my solar plexus with the central sun of the earth." - Jimmy Cliff

"The diameter of the earth is greater than the diameter of the moon and the diameter of the sun is greater than the diameter of the earth." - Archimedes

"The desert, when the sun comes up...I couldn't tell where heaven stopped and the Earth began." - Tom Hanks

"Every genuine work of art has as much reason for being as the earth and the sun." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The sun is our father, the earth is our mother. And God is a myth destroying our family." - Steve Fowler

"Glance at the sun. See the moon and stars. Gaze at the beauty of the green earth. Now think." - Hildegard of Bingen

"If there was a bridge between the Sun and the Earth, that would be a wonderful road to hell!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The sun is the source of all energy on planet Earth and we cannot experiment with our only energy source." - Graciela Chichilnisky

"One generation passeth away, and another generation cometh: but the earth abideth for ever. The sun also ariseth." - Bible

"Come on in. The earth, like the sun, like the air, belongs to everyone - and to no one." - Edward Abbey

"The earth has received the embrace of the sun and we shall see the results of that love." - Sitting Bull

"Mother Earth is the spirit of the Earth. Amaterasu is the spirit of the Sun, that is, the feminine aspect of the spirit of the Sun. The Sun is a male, but everything is polarized, everything has a male and a female part. And she is the feminine part of light. Relative to the Earth it is more of a male energy, but she is the energy that comes and moves through Mother Earth, to bring consciousness and life." - Drunvalo Melchizedek

"The sun does what it does because the earth tilts." - Vijay Seshadri

"The Earth would die If the sun stopped kissing her." - Hafez

"Life is tragic simply because the earth turns and the sun inexorably rises and sets, and one day, for each of us, the sun will go down for the last, last time." - James Baldwin

"Life is tragic simply because the earth turns and the sun inexorably rises and sets, and one day, for each of us, the sun will go down for the last, last time." - James A Baldwin

"Sun, silence, and happiness." - Nancy Mitford

"You are a child of the sun, you come from the sun, and that is something true with the Earth also... your relationship with the Earth is so deep, and the Earth is in you and this is something not very difficult, much less difficult then philosophy." - Thich Nhat Hanh

"NASA will send up a big sun shade that will be in orbit between the earth and sun and deflect 2 or 3 percent of the sunshine back into space. It would be cheaper than the international space station." - James Lovelock

"Space is dark but, of course, when we're on the sun side of the Earth, we're in full illumination and we have all the reflection of the Earth below us, beautiful blue Earth and we're in daylight. Only on the back side, opposite side of the sun, it seems like night to us, too." - Kevin A Ford

"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

"The seas are the hearts blood of the earth. Plucked up and kneaded by the sun and the moon, the tides are systole and diastole of earth's veins." - Henry Beston

"The seas are the heart's blood of the earth. Plucked up and kneaded by the sun and the moon, the tides are systole and diastole of earth's veins." - Henry Beston

"[Man's] life consists in a relation with all things: stone, earth, trees, flowers, water, insects, fishes, birds, creatures, sun,rainbow, children, women, other men. But his greatest and final relation is with the sun." - D H Lawrence

"It is the next step forward on the path to the sunrise, and the sun is rising over a new heaven and a new earth." - M. Carey Thomas

"The earth paints a portrait of the sun at dawn with sunflowers in bloom. Unhappy with the portrait, she erases it and paints it again and again." - Rabindranath Tagore

"Our glories float between the earth and heaven Like clouds which seem pavilions of the sun, And are the playthings of the casual wind." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"Allah manages everything in the heavens and earth-the sun, the moon, the stars-with perfection, and yet we do' trust Him to manage our lives!" - Yasmin Mogahed

"Soon is the struggle past, and to the earth, To the eternal sun, I render back These atoms, joined in me for pain and pleasure." - Friedrich Schiller

"Soon is the struggle past, and to the earth, To the eternal sun, I render back These atoms, joined in me for pain and pleasure." - Friedrich Schiller

"After you understand about the sun and the stars and the rotation of the earth, you may still miss the radiance of the sunset." - Alfred North Whitehead

"The doctrine of the double motion of the earth about its axis and about the sun is false, and entirely contrary to Holy Scripture." - Pope Paul V

"Allah manages everything in the heavens and earth-the sun, the moon, the stars-with perfection, and yet we don't trust Him to manage our lives!" - Yasmin Mogahed

"Nothing can beat the smell of dew and flowers and the odor that comes out of the earth when the sun goes down." - Ethel Waters

"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

"Take note, theologians, that in your desire to make matters of faith out of propositions relating to the fixity of sun and earth you run the risk of eventually having to condemn as heretics those who would declare the earth to stand still and the sun to change position-eventually, I say, at such a time as it might be physically or logically proved that the earth moves and the sun stands still." - Galileo Galilei

"Hence I feel no shame in asserting that this whole region engirdled by the moon, and the center of the earth, traverse this grand circle amid the rest of the planets in an annual revolution around the sun. Near the sun is the center of the universe. Moreover, since the sun remains stationary, whatever appears as a motion of the sun is really due rather to the motion of the earth." - Nicolaus Copernicus

"On me the tempest falls. It does not make me tremble. O holy Mother Earth, O air and sun, behold me. I am wronged." - Aeschylus

"This vast and solid earth, that blazing sun, Those skies, thro' which it rolls, must all have end. What then is man? The smallest part of nothing." - Edward Young

"May the grass wither from thy feet; the woods Deny thee shelter! earth a home! the dust A grave! the sun his light! and heaven her God!" - Lord Byron

"That dog is mine said those poor children; that place in the sun is mine; such is the beginning and type of usurpation throughout the earth." - Blaise Pascal

"By health I mean the power to live a full, adult, living, breathing life in close contact with... the earth and the wonders thereof - the sea - the sun." - Katherine Mansfield

"In five billion years, the sun will expand and engulf our orbit as the charred ember that was once Earth vaporizes. Have a nice day" - Neil Degrasse Tyson

"To make an end of all things on Earth, and our Planetical System of the World, he (God) need but put out the Sun." - Thomas Browne

"In goodness, rich men should transcend the poor, as clouds the earth; raised by the comfort of the sun to water dry and barren grounds." - Cyril Tourneur

"The warm sun kissed the earth To consecrate thy birth, And from his close embrace Thy radiant face Sprang into sight, A blossoming delight." - Sarah Orne Jewett

"Felicity and I watch the dancers moving as one. They spin about like the earth on it's axis, enduring the dark, waiting for the sun." - Libba Bray

"Because horror on Earth is real and it is every day. It is like a flower or like the sun; it cannot be contained." - Alice Sebold

"I wouldn't be surprised if tomorrow was the Final Dawn, the last sunrise before the Earth and Sun are reshaped into computing elements." - Eliezer Yudkowsky

"Since my childhood, I have always made works with polka dots. Earth, moon, sun and human beings all represent dots; a single particle among billions." - Yayoi Kusama

"We are dependent not so much on Earth, the third planet orbiting the sun, as on Gaea, the integrated system that includes, sustains and is shaped by life." - Donella Meadows

"Behold, my friends, the spring is come; the earth has gladly received the embraces of the sun, and we shall soon see the results of their love!" - Sitting Bull

"Humanity was drawn to turmoil and self-destruction as inevitably as the earth was drawn to complete its annual revolution of the sun." - Dean Koontz

"And then, the Earth being small, mankind will migrate into space, and will cross the airless Saharas which separate planet from planet and sun from sun. The Earth will become a Holy Land which will be visited by pilgrims from all the quarters of the Universe. Finally, men will master the forces of Nature; they will become themselves architects of systems, manufacturers of worlds." - William Winwood Reade

"Before the discovery of these [underwater] vents, all life on Earth, the key to life on Earth, was believed to be the sun and photosynthesis. But down there, there is no sun, there is no photosynthesis; it's chemosynthetic environment down there driving it, and it's all so ephemeral." - Mike Degruy

"Either CS (coordinate system) could be used with equal justification. The two sentences: the sun is at rest and the earth moves, or the sun moves and the earth is at rest, would simply mean two different conventions concerning two different CS" - Albert Einstein

"People gave ear to an upstart astrologer who strove to show that the earth revolves, not the heavens or the firmament, the sun and the moon....This fool wishes to reverse the entire science of astronomy; but sacred scripture tells us [Joshua 10:13]that Joshua commanded the sun to stand still, and not the earth." - Martin Luther

"Sun and moon, sun and moon, time goes." - John Updike

"The liveness in me just loves to feel the liveness in growing things, in grass and rain and leaves and flowers and sun and feathers and furs and earth and sand and moss." - Emily Carr

"Love the earth and sun and animals, Despise riches, give alms to everyone that asks, Stand up for the stupid and crazy, Devote your income and labor to others... And your very flesh shall be a great poem." - Walt Whitman

"The Goddess is not separate from the world - She IS the world, and all things in it: moon, sun, earth, star, stone, seed, flowing river, wind, wave, leaf and branch, bud and blossom, fang and claw, woman and man." - Starhawk

"I danced in the morning When the world was begun, And I danced in the moon And the stars and the sun, And I came down from heaven And I danced on the earth, At Bethlehem I had my birth." - Sydney Carter

"A few moments before the sun sets, the dark Earth shadow begins to rise in the east... It is nothing less than the shadow of the entire Earth, cast upward onto the atmosphere itself... I saw it over the great plains, and I felt as if I could sense the Earth pivoting silently under my feet..." - James Elkins

"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

"So I just let go with one hand, and just sort of swung around, looked at the Earth below and the black space above and the sun over my shoulder. And, I mean, it was this incredible, spectacular view." - Rusty Schweickart

"Were you the earth dear love, and I the skies My love would shine on you like to the sun And look upon you with ten thousand eyes Till heaven waxed blind and till the world were done." - Joshua Sylvester

"Even in the winter, in the midst of the storm, the sun is still there. Somewhere above the clouds, it still shines and warms and pulls at the life buried deep inside the brown branches and frozen earth." - Gloria Gaither

"And new Philosophy calls all in doubt, the element of fire is quite put out; the Sun is lost, and the earth, and no mans wit can well direct him where to look for it." - John Donne

"... The sun does not shine upon this fair earth to meet frowning eyes, depend upon it." - Charles Dickens

"Let tenderness pour from your eyes, the way sun gazes warmly on earth." - Hafez

"A spark in the sun, this tiny flower has roots deep in the cool earth." - Harry Behn

"The Universe is centered on neither the Earth nor the Sun - it is centered on God." - Alfred Noyes

"But you who walk facing the sun, what images drawn on the earth can hold you?" - Khalil Gibran

"Love is precisely to the moral nature what the sun is to the earth." - Honore De Balzac

"If the sun were made of hamsters, the earth would be incinerated." - Michael Schumacher

"If the doctor cures, the sun sees it; if he kills, the earth hides it." - Proverbs

"By day the banished sun circles the earth like a grieving mother with a lamp." - Cormac Mccarthy

"The lights grow brighter as the earth lurches away from the sun." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"The sun, the earth, love, friends, our very breath are parts of the banquet." - Rebecca Harding Davis

"The most peerless piece of earth, I think, that e' er the sun shone bright on." - William Shakespeare

"Spring, when the earth tilts closer to the sun, runs a strict timetable of flowers." - Alice Oswald

"What we want is to destroy our false, inorganic connections, especially those related to money, and re-establish the living organic connections, with the cosmos, the sun and earth, with mankind and nation and family. Start with the sun, and the rest will slowly, slowly happen." - D H Lawrence

"Leave the earth to the strong and athletic, And the sea to adventure upon. But the sun and the sand No contractor can copy; We lie in the land Of the lotus and poppy; We vegetate, calm and aesthetic, On the beach, on the sand, in the sun." - Ogden Nash

"art consists precisely in making us admire old stories, charming us with them eternally, as Nature charms with her eternal sun, her ancient earth, and her men built all on the same pattern, and all animated by the same feelings ..." - Marie Bashkirtseff

"But something cannot be made out of nothing. Dust rose in the air, caught the rays of the sun for a brief moment and sparkled, and then returned to the earth as mere dust." - David Klass

"Marriage is the clue to human life, but there is no marriage apart from the wheeling sun and the nodding earth, from the strayingof the planets and the magnificence of the fixed stars." - D H Lawrence

"Each being in the universe yearns for the free energy necessary for survival and development. Each existence resists extinction. The consequent history of violence in the universe is as inevitable as the gravitational pull between the Earth and the Sun." - Brian Swimme

"Anyone who believes that men and women have the same mind-set hasn't lived on earth. A man thinks that everything he does is wonderful, that the sun rises and sets around him. But a woman has doubts." - Margo Kaufman

"Love falls to earth, rises from the ground, pools around the afflicted. Love pulls people back to their feet. Bodies and souls are fed. Bones and lives heal. New blades of grass grow from charred soil. The sun rises." - Anne Lamott

"I love you because the Earth turns round the sun because the North wind blows north sometimes because the Pope is Catholic and most Rabbis Jewish because winters flow into springs and the air clears after a storm" - Nikki Giovanni

"Mighty Nature bounds as from her birth, The sun is in the heavens, and life on earth; Flowers in the valley, splendor in the beam, Health on the gale, and freshness in the stream." - Lord Byron

"The earth was created by the assistance of the sun, and it should be left as it was. The country was made without lines of demarcation, and it is no man's business to divide it." - Chief Joseph

"I am in love with the creator of heaven and earth. I see the morning sun and thank the Lord for everything that he has blessed me with. That is a perfect start to every morning." - Jason Collins

"Future's the only flower worth tending in this earth, where I sow my words daily: and you know, these good trees bear fruit round the year, discreetly, moving along the waterways and four seasons of the faithful sun." - Alamgir Hashmi

"Oh, good gigantic smile o' the brown old earth, This autumn morning! How he sets his bones To bask i' the sun, and thrusts out knees and feet. From the ripple to run over in its mirth" - Robert Browning

"I cry when I work in the garden, because the Sun, the rain, the wind and the Earth all work together to make us food and flowers. It just blows me away." - Robin Lim

"Three years she grew in sun and shower, Then Nature said, A lovelier flower On earth was never sown; This Child I to myself will take; She shall be mine, and I will make A Lady of my own." - William Wordsworth

"But mighty Nature bounds as from her birth; The sun is in the heavens, and life on earth: Flowers in the valley, splendor in the beam, Health on the gale, and freshness in the stream." - Lord Byron

"For what is it to die but to stand naked in the wind and to melt into the sun? And when the earth shall claim your limbs, then shall you truly dance." - Khalil Gibran

"We should always endeavor to wonder at the permanent thing, not at the mere exception. We should be startled by the sun, and not by the eclipse. We should wonder less at the earthquake, and wonder more at the earth." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"It's vital as we postulate and work toward exploration and human settlement beyond Earth. I like to think of the possibilities of sustaining humanity's continuum, with preserved recorded history way beyond the life of our Sun." - Vanna Bonta

"Once the renewable infrastructure is built, the fuel is free forever. Unlike carbon-based fuels, the wind and the sun and the earth itself provide fuel that is free, in amounts that are effectively limitless." - Al Gore

"Among all his creatures in heaven or earth, God hath not made any like unto the sun in the firmament, the beams whereof are beautiful and pleasant, and do give comfort in all places to all things." - John Jewel

"I am going to notice the lights of the earth, the sun and the moon and the stars, the lights of our candles as we march, the lights with which spring teases us, the light that is already present." - Anne Lamott

"The jagged mountains were pure blue in the dawn and everywhere birds twittered and the sun when it rose caught the moon in the west so that they lay opposed to each other across the earth, the sun whitehot and the moon a pale replica, as if they were the ends of a common bore beyond whose terminals burned worlds past all reckoning." - Cormac Mccarthy

"We all experience pain and suffering, but it is not the quintessential nature of life. Just because the earth turns away from the sun and night occurs doesn't mean that the sun isn't always shining. It might be hard to see sometimes, but goodness and divine beauty can always be found if you adjust your vision just right." - John Friend

"God's love is just like the sun, constant and shining for us all. And just as the earth rotates around the sun, it is the natural order for us to move away for a season, and then to return closer, but always within the appropriate time." - Betty Eadie

"The most important thing to teach your children is that the sun does not rise and set. It is the Earth that revolves around the sun. Then teach them the concepts of North, South, East and West, and that they relate to where they happen to be on the planet's surface at that time. Everything else will follow." - R Buckminster Fuller

"Blessed be those souls who are glad! They are a salve for sorrow and fatigue. A sun in days of darkness, a joy in sorrow, a ray of heaven shining through the uncertainness of earth." - Candace Wheeler

"Today, together, let us repeat as our slogan that all trace of violence must disappear from this earth, then the sun will be honey-colored and music good to hear." - Monique Wittig

"In the year 1456 ... a Comet was seen passing Retrograde between the Earth and the sun... Hence I dare venture to foretell, that it will return again in the year 1758." - Edmond Halley

"Even originally well-defined pencils of cathode rays from the Sun cannot reach the Earth. For Birkeland's theories to be correct, the existance of such cathode rays is clearly presupposed to be necessary...and this assumption is untenable." - Arthur Schuster

"The relation between what we see and what we know is never settled. Each evening we see the sun set. We know that the earth is turning away from it. Yet the knowledge, the explanation, never quite fits the sight." - John Berger

"Ten million years from now, when then sun burns out and the Earth is just a frozen iceball hurtling through space, nobody's going to care whether or not I got this guy out." - Tug Mcgraw

"The loveliest flowers the closest cling to earth, And they first feel the sun: so violets blue; So the soft star-like primrose - drenched in dew - The happiest of Spring's happy, fragrant birth." - John Keble

"Lo! from the dread immensity of space Returning, with accelerated course, The rushing comet to the sun descends: And as he sinks below the shading earth, With awful train projected o'er the heavens, The guilty nations tremble." - James Thomson

"Since, by your greatness, you Are nearer heaven in place; be nearer it In goodness: rich men should transcend the poor, As clouds the earth; rais'd by the comfort of The sun, to water dry and barren grounds." - Cyril Tourneur

"Watch the unending activity of the flowing stream or the growing tree. See the breakers of the ocean, the unceasing movements of the earth, the planets, the sun and the stars. All creation is life, movement, work." - Maria Montessori

"Patricia Sun is a solar light of consciousness whose wisdom rays cover the world. Everywhere I travel through out the earth, I find people whose lives have been enhanced and transformed by her luminous work." - Jean Houston

"When it passes towards the east, the sun begins to have less effect upon it, and a thin line on the edge of its bright side emits its splendour towards the earth." - Marcus Vitruvius Pollio

"Men may flee from the sunlight to dark and musty caves of the earth, but they cannot put out the sun. So men may in any dispensation despise the grace of God, but they cannot extinguish it." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"It was magic, I felt the bond between us. She was a jelly to my peanuts, Mars to Venus, The Earth to my sun, moon and stars, We added up mathematically... It's like I had a bad habit, B!" - Ghostface Killah

"The adept may reach one of those rare moments that spell illumination - aware of the light of the consciousness that illumines our consciousness as the sun dawns on the sleeping earth and bathes it in effulgence." - Vilayat Inayat Khan

"Atheism is so senseless. When I look at the solar system, I see the earth at the right distance from the sun to receive the proper amounts of heat and light. This did not happen by chance." - Isaac Newton

"Since, by your greatness, you Are nearer heaven in place; be nearer it In goodness: rich men should transcend the poor, As clouds the earth; rais'd by the comfort of The sun, to water dry and barren grounds." - Cyril Tourneur

"A tree is beautiful, but what's more, it has a right to life; like water, the sun and the stars, it is essential. Life on earth is inconceivable without trees." - Anton Chekhov

"Some 5 billion years from now, there will be a last perfect day on Earth... then the sun will begin to die, life will be extinguished, the oceans will boil and evaporate away." - Carl Sagan

"The warm sun is failing, the bleak wind is wailing, The bare boughs are sighing, the pale flowers are dying, And the Year On the earth her death-bed, in a shroud of leaves dead, Is lying. . . ." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"When it passes towards the east, the sun begins to have less effect upon it, and a thin line on the edge of its bright side emits its splendour towards the earth." - Marcus V. Pollio

"The man who eats to live, who is friends with the five powers - earth, water, ether, sun and air - who is a servant of God, the Creator of all these, ought not to fall ill." - Mahatma Gandhi

"The adept may reach one of those rare moments that spell illumination - aware of the light of the consciousness that illumines our consciousness as the sun dawns on the sleeping earth and bathes it in effulgence." - Pir Vilayat Khan

"The fool will upset the whole science of astronomy, but as the Holy Scripture shows, it was the sun and not the earth which Joshua ordered to stand still." - Martin Luther

"Scarce any problem will appear more hard and difficult, than that of determining the distance of the Sun from the Earth very near the truth: but even this... will without much labour be effected." - Edmond Halley



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