Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will - his personal responsibility.
In its broadest ecological context, economic development is the development of more intensive ways of exploiting the natural environment.
The struggle to save the global environment is in one way much more difficult than the struggle to vanquish Hitler, for this time the war is with ourselves. We are the enemy, just as we have only ourselves as allies.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
All across the world, in every kind of environment and region known to man, increasingly dangerous weather patterns and devastating storms are abruptly putting an end to the long-running debate over whether or not climate change is real. Not only is it real, it's here, and its effects are giving rise to a frighteningly new global phenomenon: the man-made natural disaster.
The difference between animals and humans is that animals change themselves for the environment, but humans change the environment for themselves.
If all mankind were to disappear, the world would regenerate back to the rich state of equilibrium that existed ten thousand years ago. If insects were to vanish, the environment would collapse into chaos.
In today's environment, hoarding knowledge ultimately erodes your power. If you know something very important, the way to get power is by actually sharing it.
I look forward to an America which will not be afraid of grace and beauty, which will protect the beauty of our natural environment, which will preserve the great old American houses and squares and parks of our national past and which will build handsome and balanced cities for our future.
There is just something spectacular about seeing wildlife in its natural environment that thrills us and helps us better understand the exotic cats in our care.
Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.
When we realize we can make a buck cleaning up the environment, it will be done!
Your conscious mind is the captain and the master of your ship, which represents your body, environment, and all your affairs.
Happiness is an endowment and not an acquisition. It depends more upon temperament and disposition than environment.
We have modified our environment so radically that we must now modify ourselves to exist in this new environment.
We generate our own environment. We get exactly what we deserve. How can we resent a life we've created ourselves? Who's to blame, who's to credit but us? Who can change it, anytime we wish, but us?
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?
Living simply has resulted in us becoming more aware of the environment and the impact we have on it.
It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.
Complete adaptation to environment means death. The essential point in all response is the desire to control environment.
In the long term, the economy and the environment are the same thing. If it's unenvironmental it is uneconomical. That is the rule of nature.
The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.
The key to successful missionary work is a close relationship between the missionaries and the members. Creating an environment in working with members that will bring more into the Church.
Nothing has a stronger influence psychologically on their environment, and especially on their children, than the unlived life of their parents.
We must be certain that the repair to the environment is sufficient to allow wild species to recover and survive.