Wildlife Quotes

Our desire to conserve wildlife for our children and our children's children forces us to bring out into the open conservation's secret question : Does God give a prize for the maximum number of human beings? Put another way, which shall we bequeath to our grandchildren : human life with nature, or human life without nature?

Garrett James Hardin

Frazier is so ugly that he should donate his face to the US Bureau of Wildlife.

Muhammad Ali

The proposed state non-game wildlife grants mark a real first in national conservation history, ... Never before has Washington offered a dedicated source of federal funding to the states for them to tailor programs benefiting all wildlife.

Bruce Babbitt

Without knowing it, we utilize hundreds of products each day that owe their origin to wild animals and plants. Indeed our welfare is intimately tied up with the welfare of wildlife. Well may conservationists proclaim that by saving the lives of wild species, we may be saving our own.

Norman Myers†

By means of trees, wildlife could be conserved, pollution decreased and the beauty of our landscapes enhanced. This is the way, or at least one of the ways, to spiritual, moral, and cultural regeneration.

E.F. Schumacher

There is too little public recognition of how much we all depend upon farmers as stewards of our soil, water and wildlife resources.

John F. Kennedy

People have been known to go down with pillowcases, capture snakes and sell them on EBay, ... But they trusted me that all I want to do is make people aware of the precious wildlife we have.

Barbara Caplan

State fish and wildlife agencies are pretty much funding themselves. They do a tremendous job on a shoestring budget, but that is very difficult without a reliable funding source. State agencies get the majority of their funding through hunting license.

Jodi Applegate

The purpose of the Fish and Wildlife Division is to assure compliance with laws that protect and enhance the long-term health and equitable utilization of Oregon`s fish and wildlife resources.

Jeff Williams

Up until now, we have done little but complain. Until now, we have stood by, watching native habitat disappear, and with it wildlife of all types. Instead of doing something, we have come to accept our present situation as inevitable and tolerable.

Anthony Vidler

We are concerned over how the increase in power rates will affect wildlife. We are at this point, solely dependent upon how much water the farmers are using. It remains to be seen how this will play out, but we think less water will be coming through the

Ron Cole

We were happy to provide habitat for fish and wildlife species, ... But we wanted some regulatory certainty and stability.

Tom Fox

You talk about the birds and the coyotes and other wildlife in the area -- they just do not care.

Tom Riley

My job, my mission, the reason I have been put on this planet, is to save wildlife.

Steve Irwin

I am a wildlife warrior, and I will fight, fight to the death for wildlife.

Steve Irwin

Without habitat, there is no wildlife. It is that simple.

Wildlife Habitat Canada

I believe sustainable use is the greatest propaganda in wildlife conservation at the moment.

Steve Irwin

Dams have harmed our wildlife and made rivers less useful for recreation.

Stephen Ambrose

Almost all these hot spots around the world, most have been destroyed to the point where there is no wildlife and very little of the natural world left.

Jim Fowler

All over the world the wildlife that I write about is in grave danger. It is being exterminated by what we call the progress of civilization.

Gerald Durrell

Plans to protect air and water, wilderness and wildlife are in fact plans to protect man.

Stuart Udall

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.

Arun Kejriwal

My belief is that what comes across on the television is a capture of my enthusiasm and my passion for wildlife.

Steve Irwin

I fully support the goal of species protection and conservation and believe that recovery and ultimately delisting of species should be the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's top priority under ESA.

Dennis Cardoza
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