Environment Quotes

The only way forward, if we are going to improve the quality of the environment, is to get everybody involved.
~ Richard Rogers
----------
Night is purer than day, it is better for thinking and loving and dreaming. At night everything is more intense, more true. The echo of words that have been spoken during the day takes on a new and deeper meaning.
~ Elie Wiesel
----------
We are all coughing.
~ Arvind Kejriwal,
on excessive pollution in Delhi
----------
The environment is everything that isn't me.
~ Albert Einstein
----------
Every time I have some moment on a seashore, or in the mountains, or sometimes in a quiet forest, I think this is why the environment has to be preserved.
~ Bill Bradley
----------
Birds are indicators of the environment. If they are in trouble, we know we'll soon be in trouble.
~ Roger Tory Peterson
----------
The only way forward, if we are going to improve the quality of the environment, is to get everybody involved.
~ Richard Rogers
----------
We owe it to ourselves and to the next generation to conserve the environment so that we can bequeath our children a sustainable world that benefits all.
~ Wangari Maathai
----------
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
----------
I can find God in nature, in animals, in birds and the environment.
~ Pat Buckley
----------
We won't have a society if we destroy the environment.
~ Margaret Mead
----------
Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend political or social boundaries.
~ Jimmy Carter
----------
A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people.
~ Franklin D. Roosevelt
----------
Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
----------
The economy is a wholly owned subsidiary of the environment, not the reverse.
~ Herman E. Daly
----------
There is something fundamentally wrong in treating the Earth as if it were a business in liquidation.
~ Herman E. Daly
----------
When the last tree is cut and the last fish killed, the last river poisoned, then you will see that you can't eat money.
~ John May,
The Greenpeace Story
----------
If civilization is to survive, it must live on the interest, not the capital, of nature.
~ Ronald Wright,
A Short History of Progress
----------
There is nothing in which the birds differ more from man than the way in which they can build and yet leave a landscape as it was before.
~ Robert Lynd,
The Blue Lion and Other Essays
----------
When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves.
~ David Orr
----------
Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.
~ Bill Vaughn
----------
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
~ Thomas Fuller,
----------
Because we don't think about future generations, they will never forget us.
~ Georg Henrik Tikkanen
----------
Don't blow it - good planets are hard to find.
~ Time
----------
Modern technology owes ecology an apology.
~ Alan M. Eddison
----------
Stopping pollution is the best solution.
------------------------------
1 Tree Makes 1 million matchsticks, but one match- stick can burn 1 million trees.
------------------------------
Lets nurture the nature, so that we can have a better future. :)
------------------------------
Nature is our treasure, help save it.
------------------------------
It is our duty to save environment’s beauty.
------------------------------
Waste water today, live in desert tomorrow.
------------------------------
Imagine a fish without water. Can it survive?
Now imagine a world without trees. Can men survive?
------------------------------
” A healthy environment makes a healthy man”
------------------------------
Earth is our mother. In spite of our desire to harm our mother, she will always love us forever.
------------------------------
Don’t blow it – good planets are hard to find.
------------------------------
Live green
Love green
Be Green
We are just mankind…without the earth we’re nothing.
------------------------------
Green revolution a best solution to arrest pollution.
------------------------------
The world without us.
------------------------------
Save earth, it’s the only planet with chocolate.
------------------------------
Wasting time is useless cleaning the environment is the best.
------------------------------
The earth has a skin and that skin has diseases; one of its diseases is called man.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
------------------------------
Imagine if trees gave off Wifi signals, we would be planting so many trees and we’d probably save the planet too. Too bad they only produce the oxygen we breathe.
------------------------------
It is not the sun that wither the plants to death but the man who gradually beats the trees to death.
------------------------------
The Earth is our home, so why are we destroying it?
------------------------------
Plant together lets make the world greener.
------------------------------
Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.
– Mahatma Gandhi
------------------------------
When the soil disappears, the soul disapears
------------------------------
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!
--------------------
A nation that destroys its soil, destroys itself.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
--------------------
I don’t want to protect environment. I want to create a world where the environment doesn’t need protection.
--------------------
When is the best time to plant a tree?
…Twenty years ago. The second best time is…now!
--------------------
People are not danger to planet earth. We are just like vaccination – you take a little bit of sickness inside of you, so your body can learn to fight it off next time, so you can stay healthy, and one day we destroy ourselves and vanish, earth will learn to defend herself and we won’t be re-created, just like your illness.
--------------------
If you can’t clean your surrounding then don’t make it dirty.
--------------------
Take care of the earth and she will take care of you.
--------------------
Only when the last tree has died and the river have been poisoned and the last fish is caught will we realize we cannot eat money.
--------------------
If you want to breathe, save the trees.
--------------------
When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves.
--------------------
Save nature, nature will save you.
--------------------
Heal the world, make it a better place, for you and for me and the entire human race. There are people dying if you care enough for the living. Make it a better place for you and for me. :)
--------------------
At least do not ruin the life of those trees, depending on whom we live. Lets prove that we are humans.
--------------------
They kill good trees to put out bad newspapers.
– James G. Watt
Every Day is Earth Day.
--------------------
One tree can make a million of matches, but one match can destroy a million of tree.
--------------------
Save the mother earth…
--------------------
In America today you can murder land for private profit. You can leave the corpse for all to see, and nobody calls the cops.
– Paul Brooks
--------------------
The human race will be the cancer of our planet.
--------------------
The U.S. Government was the first to start an automobile junkyard on the Moon.
--------------------
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
– Thomas Fuller
--------------------
When the last tree dies, the last man dies.
--------------------
Nature has served us for two million years now… It’s time we pay back.
If we don’t stop green from extinction now, it will be hard to prevent ourselves from extinction later.
--------------------
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
– Francis Bacon
--------------------
The world is a fine place & worth fighting for.
--------------------
This is our planet! So why we are not protecting it?
--------------------
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
--------------------
When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves.
--------------------
Our environment, the world in which we live and work, is a mirror of our attitudes and expectations.
– Earl Nightingale
--------------------
Earth is our mother, she gave us happiness, but we, her children are hurting her instead of taking care of her.
--------------------
Modern technology owes ecology an apology.
– Alan M. Eddison
--------------------
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.
--------------------
We won’t have a society if we destroy the environment.
– Margaret Mead
--------------------
Don’t forget the ---------- R Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.
--------------------
Plant more trees for a better tomorrow.
--------------------
The use of solar energy has not been opened up because the oil industry does not own the sun.
– Ralph Nader
--------------------
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
--------------------
Till now man has been up against Nature; from now on he will be up against his own nature.
– Dennis Gabor
--------------------
Today I have grown taller from walking with the trees.
– Karle Wilson Baker
--------------------
We have forgotten how to be good guests, how to walk lightly on the earth as its other creatures do.
– Barbara Ward
--------------------
We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap.
– Kurt Vonnegut
--------------------
Let’s be all Earth Warriors and beat the Earth killers. Let’s make earth a green 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.
--------------------
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 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
--------------------
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.
--------------------
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.
--------------------
Nature, Infinite beauty!
--------------------
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.
--------------------
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.
--------------------
Humans merely share the Earth. We can only protect the land, not own it.
--------------------
It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.
– Ansel Adams
--------------------
“Because we don’t think about future generations, they will never forget us.”- Henrik Tikkanen
--------------------
There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew.
– Marshall McLuhan
--------------------
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
--------------------
Earth is the only living planet that we have so let us save mother earth.
--------------------
Tress heal us; Are we healing them?
--------------------
Save Our Future, Save Our Mother Nature.
--------------------
Plant trees, bring rain.
--------------------
The billions of years old treasure buried at the depth of oceans and land mass are the drivers of world economy.
--------------------
Cutting trees is like killing organisms.
--------------------
You must be the change you wish to see.
----------
Whatever we do makes the environment.
----------
The environmental movement is pessimistic, but we can at least be active pessimists.
----------
We won’t have a society if we destroy the environment.
– Margaret Mead
----------
It’s so easy for us to damage the ecosystem, but its so hard for us to clean our mistakes in ecosystem.
----------
When we plant a tree, we don’t plant it for ourselves but for our children.
----------
He that plants trees loves others besides himself.
– Thomas Fuller
----------
If we hand over a bare, deforested, warmed, eroded and polluted environment to our future generation, they will never forgive us.
----------
It seems like they don’t want to demolish their own home. The funny thing, is that they are actually destroying it without even knowing.
----------
We should not be drilling for oil anywhere because burning oil and coal and natural gas is what’s destroying our environment, our climate. And we need the climate if we’re going to eat.
----------
The planet we live in, is a ball of mystery wounded in strings of misconceptions.
----------
If you love your life, take care the place you live in. Love the earth. Be kind to nature. Save the trees.
----------
We’re terrible animals. I think that the Earth’s immune system is trying to get rid of us, as well it should.
– Kurt Vonnegut
----------
Dear future generations: Please accept our apologies. We were rolling drunk on petroleum.
– Kurt Vonnegut
----------
Preserve the earth or fabricate a hell.
----------
The earth laughs in flowers.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
--------------------
Nothing is more the child of art than a garden.
– Sir Walter Scott
----------
A gardener is a person who believes in tomorrow.
----------
To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.
– Audrey Hepburn
----------
I grow plants for many reasons: to please my eye or to please my soul, to challenge the elements or to challenge my patience, for novelty or for nostalgia, but mostly for the joy in seeing them grow.
– David Hobson
----------
The greatest fine art of the future will be the making of a comfortable living from a small piece of land.
– Abraham Lincoln
----------
Gardening is a matter of your enthusiasm holding up until your back gets used to it.
----------
Don’t forget to stop and smell the flowers.
----------
A person who thinks tomatoes grow on trees has in fact never been to a garden once.
----------
God made rainy days so gardeners could get the housework done.
----------
The single greatest lesson the garden teaches is that our relationship to the planet need not be zero-sum, and that as long as the sun still shines and people still can plan and plant, think and do, we can, if we bother to try, find ways to provide for ourselves without diminishing the world.
– Michael Pollan
----------
There are no gardening mistakes, only experiments.
– Janet Kilburn Phillips
----------
Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get.
– H. Jackson Brown Jr.
----------
You need patience to be a good gardener. If you don’t have patience, and you stick with gardening, it will teach you patience.”
– Bill Turull Jr.
----------
Gardening is the art that uses flowers and plants as paint, and the soil and sky as canvas.
– Elizabeth Murray
----------
When you increase the number of gardens, you increase the number of heavens too!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
----------
Pleasure for one hour, a bottle of wine. Pleasure for one year a marriage; but pleasure for a lifetime, a garden.
– Chinese Proverb
----------
When one of my plants dies, I die a little inside too.
– Terri Guillemets
----------
He who plants a garden plants happiness. If you want to be happy for a lifetime, plant a garden.
– Chinese Proverb
----------
Half the interest of a garden is the constant exercise of the imagination.
– Alice Morse Earle
----------
A garden always gives back more than it receives.
– Mara Beamish
----------
I like gardening – it’s a place where I find myself when I need to lose myself.
– Alice Sebold
----------
The garden suggests there might be a place where we can meet nature halfway.
– Michael Pollan
----------
If a tree dies, plant another in its place.
– Carl Linnaeus
----------
Garden as though you will live forever.
– William Kent
----------
Trees and plants always look like the people they live with, somehow.
– Zora Neale Hurston
----------
Gardens are not made by singing “Oh, how beautiful,” and sitting in the shade.
– Rudyard Kipling
----------
I cultivate my garden, and my garden cultivates me.
– Robert Brault
----------
Time spent amongst trees is never wasted time.
– Katrina Mayer
----------
Why try to explain miracles to your kids when you can just have them plant a garden.
– Robert Brault
----------
Those who labor in the earth are the chosen people of God.
– Thomas Jefferson
----------
No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no culture comparable to that of the garden.
– Thomas Jefferson
----------
The only wealth we can leave for our future generations is environment.
Happy World Environment Day!
----------
Our forefathers preserved the nature for us to enjoy. Now we owe it to future generations and keep the environment intact for them to enjoy it.
Happy World Environment Day!
----------
And there won't be anything beautiful left to enjoy if we don't conserve our environment. Let's do the little things daily to make our lives joyful!
Happy World Environment Day!
----------
The nature is our silent friend and family. It protects us if we protect it.
Happy World Environment Day!
----------