Environment Quotes, Sayings about Earth - Page 2
The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago… Had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
American culture is torn between our long romance with violence and our terror of the devastation wrought by war and crime and environmental havoc.
- Katherine Dunn
A town is saved, not more by the righteous men in it than by the woods and swamps that surround it.
- Henry David Thoreau
A strong, successful man is not the victim of his environment. He creates favorable conditions. His own inherent force and energy compel things to turn out as he desires.
- Orison Swett Marden
I do not know of any environmental group in any country that does not view its government as an adversary.
- Gro Harlem Brundtland
It is our duty to save environment’s beauty.
Wasting time is useless cleaning the environment is the best.
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
- Thomas Fuller
The most political act we do on a daily basis is to eat, as our actions affect farms, landscapes, and food businesses.
I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend ?
- Robert Redford
What we are doing to the forests of the world is but a mirror reflection of what we are doing to ourselves and to one another.
- Mahatma Gandhi
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
- Francis Bacon
This is where we live, why are we hurting our home.
Live on our earth, love our earth, laugh on our earth. This is the only on we have… Save it!
Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will – his personal responsibility in the realm of faith and morals.
- Albert Schweitzer
Waste water today, live in desert tomorrow.
A nation that destroys its soil, destroys itself.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves.
Plant together lets make the world greener.
They kill good trees to put out bad newspapers.
- James G. Watt
Every Day is Earth Day.
Any fool can destroy trees.
- John Muir
Humans merely share the Earth. We can only protect the land, not own it.
The world without us.
We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap.
- Kurt Vonnegut
If you want to breathe, save the trees.
It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.
- Ansel Adams