“Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influence of the earth.”
– Henry David Thoreau
Feel the nurturing arms of Mother Nature’s embrace, listen to her music, feel her energy, see her beauty and witness her power. Our beloved Mother Nature, our home, carriers all that is precious for life.
“Mother Earth allows us to live and to walk on her surface, not the other way around.”
– Lawren Leo
Our actions bear consequences that ripple throughout our world. Ours, our families, our community and the wellbeing of Mother Earth lies in our responsibility to honour, respect and protect her.
“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Whizzing around in fleeting moments of mundane existence can dampen our sense of purpose. It breeds ignorance and increases our contribution to climate change, pollution, endangered species and food shortages.
“Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use”
– Thomas Watson
Debates on human environmental triggers will continue, but how much evidence do we need before taking responsibility and conscious action?
“No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.”
– Gautama Buddha
The present is a precious gift, learn from the past but don’t dwell too long, neither ponder extensively on the future, it has yet to be written. Now is the time to be present, be mindful, be and lead the inspiration.
“Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.”
– Vincent van Gogh
Slowly but surely the little things equal bigger things. Sharing becomes caring and by thinking in terms of “us” rather than “me” we begin to cultivate seeds of change.
“What you take from the earth, you must give back. That’s nature’s way.”
– Chris d’Lacey
Yogis, you know the drill, “Do good, be good” practice your Karma Yoga. There’s no need to rattle off yet another list of ways to change the world. You got it, you know what to do. But, if you want some friendly inspiration here are 50 helping tips.
“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed.”
– Mahatma Gandhi
There is a fragile beauty in our world which is faltering. It is within you to look beyond one’s self and cultivate the seeds of change, for a more nurturing and fruitful place to call home.