Environment Quotes, Sayings about Earth - Page 2
The earth we abuse and the living things we kill will, in the end, take their revenge; for in exploiting their presence we are diminishing our future.
– Marya Mannes
The earth has a skin and that skin has diseases; one of its diseases is called man.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
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 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
The environment, after all, is where we all meet, where we all where we all have a mutual interest. It is one thing that all of us share. It is not only a mirror of ourselves, but a focusing lens on what we can become.
A nation that destroys its soil, destroys itself.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
” A healthy environment makes a healthy man”
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
– Thomas Fuller
A town is saved, not more by the righteous men in it than by the woods and swamps that surround it.
– Henry David Thoreau
There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew.
– Marshall McLuhan
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
The most political act we do on a daily basis is to eat, as our actions affect farms, landscapes, and food businesses.
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!
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
– Francis Bacon
When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves.
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
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
Wasting time is useless cleaning the environment is the best.
They kill good trees to put out bad newspapers.
– James G. Watt
Every Day is Earth Day.
Humans merely share the Earth. We can only protect the land, not own it.
We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap.
– Kurt Vonnegut
Any fool can destroy trees.
– John Muir
It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.
– Ansel Adams