Meme of the Week #16 – Earth Day

Tomorrow is Earth Day!

To celebrate, we’ve put together some great images and quotes about our planet…

from the inspirational:

Dr. Seuss on


Henry David Thoreau on
Rachel Carson on







to the silly:







to the sublime:

(In case you don’t know the history of the “Earthrise” image, you can watch this video).

Of course, some very famous writers have devoted themselves to writing about the earth. In fact, environmental writing is a popular genre, especially here in the U.S. You can read some quotations here and here and here (by Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson).

Happy Earth Day!




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