Environment Quotes, Sayings about Earth
We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap.
– Kurt Vonnegut
We have forgotten how to be good guests, how to walk lightly on the earth as its other creatures do.
– Barbara Ward
Let’s be all Earth Warriors and beat the Earth killers. Let’s make earth a green environment.
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
Instead of controlling the environment for the benefit of the population, perhaps it’s time we control the population for the survival of the environment.
The most political act we do on a daily basis is to eat, as our actions affect farms, landscapes, and food businesses.
We don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.
Such is the audacity of man, that he hath learned to counterfeit Nature, yea, and is so bold as to challenge her in her work.
– Pliny the Elder
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 sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago… Had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
Nature, Infinite beauty!
Everyone is a stakeholder as we are all inhabitants of the one and only mother earth so please take care of it.
Save the earth, be the agent of change.
Any fool can destroy trees.
– John Muir
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
Save Earth it’s the only planet with girls.
Humans merely share the Earth. We can only protect the land, not own it.
Mother earth is crying. Let us heal her.
Carelessly eliminating many of the species that make up the world’s vast genetic library is like burning books before we read them. From my environment book, my favorite quote.