Environment Quotes, Sayings about our environment

Global warming will not end by Earth finding a shade under the trees but under our hands joined together.
– Agona Apell

Your environment will eat your goals and plans for breakfast.
– Steve Pavlina

The earth we abuse and the living things we kill will, in the end, take their revenge; for in exploiting their presence we are diminishing our future.
– Marya Mannes

So bleak is the picture that the bulldozer and not the atomic bomb may turn out to be the most destructive invention of the 20th century.
– Philip Shabecoff

The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago… had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
– Havelock Ellis

Your grandchildren will likely find it incredible or even sinful that you burned up a gallon of gasoline to fetch a pack of cigarettes!
– Paul MacCready

In America today you can murder land for private profit. You can leave the corpse for all to see, and nobody calls the cops.
– Pursuit

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?
– Pierre Troubetzkoy

For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
– Richard P. Feynman

It wasn’t the Exxon Valdez captain’s driving that caused the Alaskan oil spill. It was yours.
– Greenpeace advertisement

When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.
– John Muir

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

We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.
– Native American

The mother of the year should be a sterilized woman with two adopted children.
– Paul R. Ehrlich

There is a sufficiency in the world for man’s need but not for man’s greed.
– Mohandas K. Gandhi

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

Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.
– Henry David Thoreau

There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew.
– Marshall McLuhan

Newspapers: dead trees with information smeared on them.
– Horizon

I’m not an environmentalist. I’m an Earth warrior.
– Darryl Cherney