Caterpillar Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Andre Gide” float=”none” width=”100%”]A caterpillar who seeks to know himself would never become a butterfly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Annette Thomas” float=”none” width=”100%”]Just when the caterpillar thought “I am incapable of moving,” it became a butterfly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anthony T. Hincks” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caterpillars are nature’s own vegetarians.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anton Chekhov” float=”none” width=”100%”]In nature a repulsive caterpillar turns into a lovely butterfly. But with human beings it is the other way round: a lovely butterfly turns into a repulsive caterpillar.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Barbara Haines Howett” float=”none” width=”100%”]Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, she became a butterfly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Donovan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caterpillar sheds it’s skin to find a butterfly within.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Carlin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The caterpillar does all the work, but the butterfly gets all the publicity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George E. Vaillant” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is all too common for caterpillars to become butterflies and then to maintain that in their youth they had been little butterflies. Maturation makes liars of us all.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jack Handey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Why do the caterpillar and the ant have to be enemies? One eats leaves, and the other eats caterpillars. Oh, I see now.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Harricharan” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is in being the caterpillar that you become the butterfly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Harricharan” float=”none” width=”100%”]The caterpillar dies so the butterfly could be born. And, yet, the caterpillar lives in the butterfly and they are but one. So, when I die, it will be that I have been transformed from the caterpillar of earth to the butterfly of the universe.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Marsden” float=”none” width=”100%”]We kill all the caterpillars, then complain there are no butterflies.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kelseyleigh Reber” float=”none” width=”100%”]When a caterpillar bursts from its cocoon and discovers it has wings, it does not sit idly, hoping to one day turn back. It flies.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lorna Jackie Wilson” float=”none” width=”100%”]As the caterpillar undergoes transformation and emerges as a butterfly; likewise, character undergoes transformation through experiences, aspirations and beliefs. How will you emerge?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lorna Jackie Wilson” float=”none” width=”100%”]As the caterpillar undergoes transformation within the cocoon before emerging as a butterfly; likewise, life experiences shape character.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lynn Margulis” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everybody knows what a caterpillar is, and it doesn’t look anything like a butterfly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matshona Dhliwayo” float=”none” width=”100%”]When a caterpillar looks in the mirror, he sees a butterfly. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Beckwith” float=”none” width=”100%”]When a caterpillar spins its cocoon, it goes through a transformative process and then emerges as a butterfly. Similarly, when we go through a practice of meditation and prayer, we loosen our egoic grip on a sense of self that is separate from the Whole and become vehicles of the emergent evolutionary paradigm of love, peace , compassion, wisdom, harmony and oneness that seeks expression on the planet.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pochassic” float=”none” width=”100%”]A caterpillar builds a coffin, a butterfly remembers a cocoon[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”R. Buckminster Fuller” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard Bach” float=”none” width=”100%”]What the caterpillar calls the end of the world the master calls a butterfly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Kagan” float=”none” width=”100%”]If a caterpillar doesn’t know its future has wings, it hardly experiences itself as land-bound.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rory Miller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Why is a caterpillar wrapped in silk while it changes into a butterfly? So the other caterpillars can’t hear the screams. Change hurts[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Scott J. Simmerman Ph.D.” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caterpillars can fly, if they just lighten up.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stephanie Pace Marshall” float=”none” width=”100%”]Adding wings to caterpillars does not create butterflies. It creates awkward and dysfunctional caterpillars. Butterflies are created through transformation.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steven Aitchison” float=”none” width=”100%”]A caterpillar must endure a season of isolation before it turns into a butterfly. Embrace the time you have alone, it will only make you stronger.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Terence McKenna” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are like caterpillars contemplating pupation.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”The Hippie” float=”none” width=”100%”]The caterpillar turns to liquid before turning into a butterfly. Liquid. Thus washing away any speck of his caterpillar self as he lies completely vulnerable to his environment in his chrysalis shell. One good solid gust of wind and the caterpillars boned.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Timothy Leary” float=”none” width=”100%”]The Caterpillar cannot understand the butterfly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Blake” float=”none” width=”100%”]As the caterpillar chooses the fairest leaves to lay her eggs on, so the priest lays his curse on the fairest joys.[/wpsm_quote]