Nature quotes

137 nature quotes, film quotes, movie lines, taglines
  • “Many mistakes have been made, so be ruthless. Life never forgives weakness. This so called humanity... is just priests' drivel. Compassion is a primal sin. Compassion for the weak is a betrayal of nature.”
    Bruno Ganz - Adolf Hitler
    [Tag:compassion, nature, weakness]
  • “I'm looking at all this food, I see all these vegetables, and I think, all these things came outta the ground. I see tomatoes, outta the ground, carrots, outta the ground, radishes outta the ground. And I think, all of these things come outta the ground. And I'm just talkin' about the vegetables, I haven't gotten to the fruits yet. And I think,...” (continue)(continue reading)

    Jackie Gayle - Sam
    [Tag:god, nature, vegetables]
  • “- Nancy Downs: No. It's like God and the Devil. I mean, it's everything. It's the trees, it's the ground, it's the rocks, it's the moon... it's everything.
    - Sarah Bailey: It's nature.
    - Nancy Downs: If God and the Devil were playing football, Manon would be the stadium that they played on. It would be the sun that shone down on them.”

    Fairuza Balk - Nancy Downs
    Robin Tunney - Sarah Bailey
    [Tag:god, metaphors, nature]
  • “Things which are alike, in nature, grow to look alike.”
    Gary Farmer - Nobody
    [Tag:nature, similarity]
  • “Look at this jungle. Look at those vines, the way they twine around, swallowing everything. Nature's cruel, Staros.”
    Nick Nolte - Lt. Col. Tall
    [Tag:cruelty, nature, trees]
  • “- Finnegan: Do you know how many uncharted islands there are in this ocean?
    - Pantucci: I don't know, two?”

    Treat Williams - John Finnegan
    Kevin J. O'Connor - Joey Pantucci
    [Tag:islands, nature]
  • “Nature's all very well in her place, but she musn't be allowed to make things untidy.”
    Kate Beckinsale - Flora Poste
  • Restate my assumptions: One, "Mathematics is the language of nature". Two, "Everything around us can be represented and understood through numbers". Three, "If you graph these numbers, patterns emerge". Therefore: there are patterns everywhere in nature.
    Sean Gullette - Maximillian Cohen
    [Tag:assumptions, mathematics, nature]
  • “True magic is neither black, nor white... it's both because nature is both. Loving and cruel, all at the same time.”
    Assumpta Serna - Lirio
    [Tag:magic, nature]
  • “Everyone said the police had killed Chucho, but my mother never believed it. She knew that he was meant to die at the river. Chucho's life had been on borrowed time, but you cannot cheat fate forever. The spirit of the river had returned to claim what was rightfuly his.”
    Edward James Olmos - Paco
    [Tag:fate, killing, nature]
  • “With the way nature's been cheating us, I don't mind cheating her a little.”
    Wilford Brimley - Ben Luckett
    [Tag:cheating, fate, nature]
  • “- Lee Krasner: You're not just randomly putting paint on the canvas, you're painting something. You can't abstract from nothing, you can only abstract from life, from nature.
    - Jackson Pollock: I am nature.”

    Marcia Gay Harden - Lee Krasner
    Ed Harris - Jackson Pollock
    [Tag:nature, painting]
  • “- Benjamin 'Ben' Healy, Jr.: This is nature, huh? The trees. The forests.
    - Junior: The toilets.”

    John Ritter - Benjamin 'Ben' Healy, Jr.
    Michael Oliver - Junior
  • “Frontiers are an invention of men. Nature doesn't give a hoot.”
    Marcel Dalio - Le lieutenant Rosenthal
    [Tag:invention, limits, nature]
  • “Ha Ha! It's the wonder of nature, baby!”

    Philip Seymour Hoffman - Dustin Davis
    [Tag:nature, storm, wonder]
  • “- Pocahontas: Say something.
    - John Smith: What do you say to a tree?
    - Pocahontas: Anything you want.”

    Irene Bedard - Pocahontas
    Mel Gibson - John Smith
    [Tag:nature, talking, trees]
  • “These things are good: ice cream and cake, a ride on a Harley, seeing monkeys in the trees, the rain on my tongue, and the sun shining on my face. These things are a drag: dust in my hair, holes in my shoes, no money in my pocket, and the sun shining on my face.”

    Eric Stoltz - Rocky Dennis
    [Tag:dislike, like, nature]
  • “One does not sell the land upon which all living creatures walk.”

    Buffy Sainte-Marie - Kate Bighead
  • “I bet you've never been camping before. It's so much fun! There's singing, marshmallows, and all sorts of stupid humans to scare!”
    Michael Oliver - Junior
    [Tag:amusement, countryside, nature]
  • “What's so great about discovery? It's a violent, penetrative act that scars what it explores. What you call discovery, I call the rape of the natural world.”

    Jeff Goldblum - Malcolm
    [Tag:discovery, nature, violence]
  • “A ninja loves nature, 'cause he is part of nature. A ninja never fights a battle if he cannot win.”
    Chad Power - Tum Tum
    [Tag:battle, nature, winning]
  • “- Mufasa: Everything you see exists together in a delicate balance. As king, you need to understand that balance and respect all the creatures, from the crawling ant to the leaping antelope.
    - Young Simba: But, Dad, don't we eat the antelope?
    - Mufasa: Yes, Simba, but let me explain. When we die, our bodies become the grass, and the antelope eat...” (continue)
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    James Earl Jones - Mufasa
    Jonathan Taylor Thomas - Young Simba
    [Tag:animals, life, nature]
  • “Those same seeds now yield death. Not, of course, to animals or plant life. One must preserve the balance of nature.”

    Michael Lonsdale - Hugo Drax
    [Tag:balance, flowers, nature]
  • “- Raphael: Ah, nature. I love it. Makes me want to, I don't know, migrate or something.
    - Donatello: Turtles don't migrate, Raph. Birds do!”

    Tim Kelleher - Raphael
    Corey Feldman - Donatello
    [Tag:animals, migration, nature]
  • “Once upon a time, there lived a magnificent race of animals that dominated the world through age after age. They ran, they swam, and they fought and they flew, until suddenly, quite recently, they disappeared. Nature just gave up and started again. We weren't even apes then. We were just these smart little rodents hiding in the rocks. And when...” (continue)(continue reading)
    John Wood - Falken
    [Tag:future, nature, surrender]