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Environmental Quotes 71-75

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Environmental Quotes

After all, sustainability means running the global environment – Earth Inc. – like a corporation: with depreciation, amortization and maintenance accounts. In other words, keeping the asset whole, rather than undermining your natural capital.
Maurice Strong

All is connected… no one thing can change by itself.
Paul Hawken

Birds are indicators of the environment. If they are in trouble, we know we’ll soon be in trouble.
Roger Tory Peterson

Harmony with land is like harmony with a friend; you cannot cherish his right hand and chop off his left.
Aldo Leopold

I can find God in nature, in animals, in birds and the environment.
Pat Buckley

Environmental Quotes 46-50

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Environmental Quotes
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.
Margaret Mead

No one should be able to enter a wilderness by mechanical means.
Garrett Hardin

Not all is doom and gloom. We are beginning to understand the natural world and are gaining a reverence for life – all life.
Roger Tory Peterson

Nuclear power will help provide the electricity that our growing economy needs without increasing emissions. This is truly an environmentally responsible source of energy.
Michael Burgess

They claim this mother of ours, the Earth, for their own use, and fence their neighbors away from her, and deface her with their buildings and their refuse.
Sitting Bull

Environmental Quotes 41-45

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Environmental Quotes

I consider myself to have been the bridge between the shotgun and the binoculars in bird watching. Before I came along, the primary way to observe birds was to shoot them and stuff them.
Roger Tory Peterson

When a man wantonly destroys one of the works of man we call him a vandal. When he destroys one of the works of god we call him a sportsman.
Joseph Wood Krutch

Local innovation and initiative can help us better understand how to protect our environment.
Gale Norton

Maintaining healthy forests is essential to those who make a living from the land and for those of us who use them for recreational purposes.
Cathy McMorris

Mankind is considered (by the radical environmentalists) the lowest and the meanest of all species and is blamed for everything.
Dixie Lee Ray

Nature Quotes 31-35

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Nature Quotes
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree,' probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on. 
Woody Allen 

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower. 
Albert Camus 

Bats drink on the wing, like swallows, by sipping the surface, as they play over pools and streams. 
Gilbert White 

Beauty for some provides escape, who gain a happiness in eyeing the gorgeous buttocks of the ape or Autumn sunsets exquisitely dying. 
Langston Hughes 

Birds have wings; they're free; they can fly where they want when they want. They have the kind of mobility many people envy. 
Roger Tory Peterson