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Climate Change Quotes

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“Careful stewardship of Spaceship Earth restores the opportunities and provides for the quality of life we want our children and grandchildren to have.”

This Spaceship Earth Houle and Rumage

 

Posted: 02.28.2019

“There is nothing so difficult to plan, more uncertain of success, nor dangerous to manage than the creation of a new order of things. For the initiator has the enmity of all those who would profit by the preservation of the old institutions and merely lukewarm defenders in those who would gain by the new ones.”

– Niccolò Machiavelli

 

Posted: 02.27.2019

“No matter how far you have gone on the wrong road, turn back.”

– Turkish Proverb

 

Posted: 02.26.2019

“Taking bold action on climate change simply makes good business sense. It’s also the right thing to do for people and the planet. Setting a net-zero greenhouse gas emissions target will drive innovation, grow jobs, build prosperity, and secure a better world for what will soon be nine billion people.”

Sir Richard Branson

 

Posted: 02.25.2019

“We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.”

Buckminster Fuller

 

Posted: 02.22.2019

“We have been a very inventive species, but the question before us now is… are we going to be a responsible species?”

This Spaceship Earth Houle and Rumage

 

Posted: 02.21.2019

“Individually we are one drop. Together we are an ocean.”

Ryūnosuke Akutagawa, Japanese writer

 

Posted: 02.20.2019

“Everyone on Earth today is down-wind or down-stream from someone else, so a problem anywhere on the planet, in some way, is a problem for all on the planet.”

This Spaceship Earth Houle and Rumage

 

Posted: 02.19.2019

“The cost of our success is the plunder of natural resources, leading to energy crises, climate change, pollution, and the destruction of our habitat. If we continue in this same direction, humankind is headed for some frightful ordeals, if not extinction.”

Christian de Duve

 

Posted: 02.18.2019

“It is abundantly clear that the economic costs of not aggressively addressing climate change are far greater than the costs of addressing and overcoming it.”

This Spaceship Earth Houle and Rumage

 

Posted: 02.15.2019