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Environmental Quotes 66-70

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Environmental Quotes

Within 10 years it will be impossible to travel to the North Pole by dog team. There will be too much open water.
Will Steger

Pushing production out of America to nations without our environmental standards increases global environmental risks.
Frank Murkowski

Take a course in good water and air; and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own. Go quietly, alone; no harm will befall you.
John Muir

The government should set a goal for a clean environment but not mandate how that goal should be implemented.
Dixie Lee Ray

The modern assault on the environment began about 50 years ago, during and immediately after World War II.
Barry Commoner

Environmental Quotes 56-60

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Environmental Quotes

When we realize we can make a buck cleaning up the environment, it will be done!
Dennis Weaver

When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
John Muir

Why are ecologists and environmentalists so feared and hated? This is because in part what they have to say is new to the general public, and the new is always alarming.
Garrett Hardin

A knowledgeable and courageous U.S. president could help enormously in leading the world’s nations toward saving the climate.
Donella Meadows

You may be able to fool the voters, but not the atmosphere.
Donella Meadows

Environmental Quotes 26-30

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Environmental Quotes

Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.
John Muir

Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.
Henry David Thoreau

The Endangered Species Act is the strongest and most effective tool we have to repair the environmental harm that is causing a species to decline.
Norm Dicks

In a finite world this means that the per capita share of the world’s goods must steadily decrease.
Garrett Hardin

In today’s world, it is no longer unimaginable to think that business can operate – and even thrive – in an environmentally-friendly manner.
Olympia Snowe

Environmental Quotes 11-15

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Environmental Quotes

For me, going vegan was an ethical and environmental decision. I’m doing the right thing by the animals.
Alexandra Paul

God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools.
John Muir

If you violate Nature’s laws you are your own prosecuting attorney, judge, jury, and hangman.
Luther Burbank

In a few decades, the relationship between the environment, resources and conflict may seem almost as obvious as the connection we see today between human rights, democracy and peace.
Wangari Maathai

The only way forward, if we are going to improve the quality of the environment, is to get everybody involved.
Richard Rogers

Wisdom Quotes 41-45

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Wisdom Quotes

It is astonishing with how little wisdom mankind can be governed, when that little wisdom is its own.
William Ralph Inge

It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone

In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
John Muir

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Thomas Jefferson