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Definition of Earthly

Earthly

  1. Pertaining to the earth; belonging to this world, or to man's existence on the earth; not heavenly or spiritual; carnal; worldly; as, earthly joys; earthly flowers; earthly praise.
  2. Of all things on earth; possible; conceivable.
  3. Made of earth; earthy.
  4. In the manner of the earth or its people; worldly.

Earthly Quotations

To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science.
Isaac Newton

Earthly wisdom is doing what comes naturally. Godly wisdom is doing what the Holy Spirit compels us to do.
Charles Stanley

I kiss the soil as if I placed a kiss on the hands of a mother, for the homeland is our earthly mother. I consider it my duty to be with my compatriots in this sublime and difficult moment.
Pope John Paul II

Just as in earthly life lovers long for the moment when they are able to breathe forth their love for each other, to let their souls blend in a soft whisper, so the mystic longs for the moment when in prayer he can, as it were, creep into God.
Soren Kierkegaard

Let love flow so that it cleanses the world. Then man can live in peace, instead of the state of turmoil he has created through his past ways of life, with all those material interests and earthly ambitions.
Sai Baba
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Earthly Translations

earthly in Dutch is aards, aarden
earthly in Latin is terrenus-a-um

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