Environment Quotes, i.e. quotes on human treatment of mother earth and it's beautiful environment. So If you are searching for environment quotes, now you don't need to search for them anymore. As here I have compiled down some of the best quotes on environment and how to conserve the environment. Just hope you will like the quote compilation and able to learn something inspirational from these quotes about environment.
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All is connected... no one thing can change by itself.
The magnificence of mountains, the serenity of nature - nothing is safe from the idiot marks of man's passing.
We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children
When you use a manual push mower, you're "cutting" down on pollution and the only thing in danger of running out of gas is you!
The environment is everything that isn't me.
If we surrendered to earth's intelligence we could rise up rooted, like trees.
Rainer Maria Rilke
When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves.
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.
Take care of the earth and she will take care of you.
Man has lost the capacity to foresee and to forestall. He will end by destroying the earth.
Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed.
Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.
Henry David Thoreau
In a finite world this means that the per capita share of the world's goods must steadily decrease.
We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our kids that we forget about leaving better kids to this planet.
We're in a giant car heading towards a brick wall and everyones arguing over where they're going to sit
The use of solar energy has not been opened up because the oil industry does not own the sun.
People blame their environment. There is only one person to blame - and only one - themselves.
It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.
The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago... had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
Progress is measured by the speed at which we destroy the conditions that sustain life.
God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools.
The poetry of the earth is never dead.
We need the tonic of wildness...At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us because unfathomable. We can never have enough of nature.
Henry David Thoreau
If the bee disappeared off the face of the earth, man would only have four years left to live.
There's so much pollution in the air now that if it weren't for our lungs there'd be no place to put it all.
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.
Where do we record the passing of wildlife? Who mourns the silent deaths of the small?
Harmony with land is like harmony with a friend; you cannot cherish his right hand and chop off his left.
Till now man has been up against Nature; from now on he will be up against his own nature.
Nature provides a free lunch, but only if we control our appetites.
What's the use of a fine house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?
Henry David Thoreau
If civilization has risen from the Stone Age, it can rise again from the Wastepaper Age.
People would rather believe than know.
Edward O. Wilson
There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew.
For 200 years we've been conquering Nature. Now we're beating it to death.
Because we don't think about future generations, they will never forget us.
I am glad I will not be young in a future without wilderness.
There is something fundamentally wrong in treating the Earth as if it were a business in liquidation.
Herman E. Daly
Why should man expect his prayer for mercy to be heard by What is above him when he shows no mercy to what is under him?
When a man says to me, "I have the intensest love of nature," at once I know that he has none.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature shrinks as capital grows. The growth of the market cannot solve the very crisis it creates.
Waste not the smallest thing created, for grains of sand make mountains, and atomies infinity.
Civilization... wrecks the planet from seafloor to stratosphere.
It is a curious situation that the sea, from which life first arose, should now be threatened by the activities of one form of that life.
When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
Man is a complex being: he makes deserts bloom - and lakes die.
You may be able to fool the voters, but not the atmosphere.
Don't blow it - good planets are hard to find.
The only way forward, if we are going to improve the quality of the environment, is to get everybody involved.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Richard P. Feynman
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
Nature always strikes back. It takes all the running we can do to remain in the same place.
I think the cost of energy will come down when we make this transition to renewable energy.
The universe is not required to be in perfect harmony with human ambition.
When we realize we can make a buck cleaning up the environment, it will be done!
Economic advance is not the same thing as human progress.
A virgin forest is where the hand of man has never set foot.
We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap.
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.