Car Free Day Quotes

I am so happy that I am alive and can walk.
Etta James

The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet
Ralph Waldo Emerson

For 200 years we've been conquering Nature.  Now we're beating it to death.
Tom McMillan

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.
Robert Orben

Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
H.G. Wells

Remember the street car cannot turn out.
Charles M. Hayes

Everything in life is somewhere else, and you get there in a car.
E.B. White

Humanity is on the march, earth itself is left behind.
David Ehrenfeld

A city that outdistances man's walking powers is a trap for man.
Arnold Toynbee

The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty.  The activist is the man who cleans up the river.
Ross Perot

Think of bicycles as rideable art that can just about save the world.
Grant Peterson

Automobiles are not ferocious.... it is man who is to be feared.
Robbins B. Stoeckel

Because we don't think about future generations, they will never forget us.
Henrik Tikkanen

Restore human legs as a means of travel.  Pedestrians rely on food for fuel and need no special parking facilities.
Lewis Mumford

Our national flower is the concrete cloverleaf.
Lewis Mumford

If all the cars in the United States were placed end to end, it would probably be Labor Day Weekend.
Doug Larson

I have two doctors, my left leg and my right.
G.M. Trevelyan

No one should be able to enter a wilderness by mechanical means.
Garrett Hardin

Not having to own a car has made me realize what a waste of time the automobile is.
Diane Johnson

Everywhere is walking distance if you have the time.
Steven Wright