Ecology Quotes

When the soil disappears, the soul disappears.

Ymber Delecto

The human race will be the cancer of the planet.

Julian Huxley

Man is a complex being: he makes deserts bloom - and lakes die.

Gil Stern

Man has lost the capacity to foresee and to forestall. He will end by destroying the earth.

Albert Schweitzer

Understanding the laws of nature does not mean that we are immune to their operations.

David Gerrold

Waste not the smallest thing created, for grains of sand make mountains, and atomies infinity.

E. Knight

We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap.

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

If you want to see an endangered species, get up and look in the mirror.

John Young

Nature is what she is - amoral and persistent.

Stephen Jay Gould

The current collapse of industrial society may well be the planet's way of avoiding a larger death.

Bergman, Morris

The use of solar energy has not been opened up because the oil industry does not own the sun

Ralph Nade

We shall continue to have a worsening ecologic crisis until we reject the Christian axiom that nature has no reason for existence save to serve man.

Lynn White, Jr.

We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.

Leopold, Aldo

I awake each morning torn between a desire to save the world and a desire to savour the world. This makes it hard to plan my day.

E. B. White

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

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Updated On : December 10, 2010
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