Wildlife Quotes

We won't have a society if we destroy the environment.

Margaret Mead

If there is to be an ecologically sound society, it will have to come the grass roots up, not from the top down.

Paul Hawken

What is the good of having a nice house without a decent planet to put it on?

Henry David Thoreau

A country is known by the way it treats its animals.

Jawaharlal Nehru

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

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

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

Stephen Ambrose

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

Steve Irwin

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

Stewart Udall

A tiger is a large-hearted gentleman with boundless courage and that when he is exterminated - as exterminated he will be unless public opinion rallies to his support - India will be the poorer by having lost the finest of her fauna.

Jim Corbett

Butterflies, they are like dream flowers, childhood dreams, which have broken loose from their stalks and escaped into the sunshine. Air and angels.

Miriam Rothschild

What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls the butterfly.

Richard Bach

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr

The long fight to save wild beauty represents democracy at its best. It requires citizens to practice the hardest of virtues ˝ self-restraint.

Edwin Way Teale

For the first time in the history of the world, every human being is now subjected to contact with dangerous chemicals, from the moment of conception until death.

Rachel Carson

For if one link in nature's chain might be lost, another might be lost, until the whole of things will vanish piecemeal.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Wildlife Habitat Canada

If we go on as we are, we will destroy in the next century everything that the poets have been singing about for the past two thousand years.

Fred Bodsworth

It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.

Ansel Adams

The ecologization of politics requires us to acknowledge the priority of human values and makes ecology part of education at an early age, molding a new, modern approach to nature and, at the same time, giving back to man a sense of being part of nature. No moral improvement of society is possible without that

Mikhail Gorbachev

God bless America. Let's save some of it.

Edward Abbey

The purpose of conservation: the greatest good to the greatest number of people for the longest time.

Gifford Pinchot

Modern society will find no solution to the ecological problem unless it takes a serious look at its lifestyle

Pope John Paul II

Does the bowl in the garden mock nature when night after night green frogs gather to prove it a pool? Who says you canÝt make a pond out of a bowl?

Han Yu

The Power Of Failure: We Get To Decide What It Means

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Updated On : January 14, 2013
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