Climate Change Quotes

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“Disasters are beginning to affect communities at an alarming pace, the result of increased development in harm’s way as well as changing climate conditions. Our current natural disaster policy framework focuses heavily on responding to disasters, rather than putting protective measures in place to reduce our vulnerability and limit a disaster’s impact.”

– SmarterSafer


Posted: 12.02.2019

“We are the first generation to know we are destroying our planet, and the last one that can do anything about it.”

– Tanya Steele, chief executive of the World Wildlife Fund


Posted: 11.27.2019

“We are CREW not passengers. All of us are at risk on a degraded, polluted, and stressed planet.”

This Spaceship Earth Houle and Rumage


Posted: 11.24.2019

“Human ingenuity may make various inventions… but it will never devise any invention more beautiful, nor more simple, nor more to the purpose than Nature does; because in her inventions nothing is wanting and nothing is superfluous.”

– Leonardo da Vinci


Posted: 11.21.2019

“There is a developing urgency around humanity’s relationship to Earth. What had been speculation has now become fact. What had been theorized, is now being experienced.”

This Spaceship Earth Houle and Rumage


Posted: 11.19.2019

“In the course of history, there comes a time when humanity is called to shift to a new level of consciousness, to reach a higher moral ground.”

– Wangari Maathai


Posted: 11.17.2019

“What we are really looking at is minimizing human suffering, catastrophic economic losses, and large scale, geo-political disruption.”

This Spaceship Earth Houle and Rumage


Posted: 11.13.2019

“It is easy to dodge our responsibilities, but we cannot dodge the consequences of dodging our responsibilities.”

– Josiah Charles Stamp


Posted: 11.11.2019

“It starts with a change of consciousness. We have to individually, and collectively move from uninformed and/or disconnected passengers to engaged and conscientious crew. This is the time that anybody who ever wanted to be an astronaut can be. All it takes is to realize that you already are one.”

This Spaceship Earth Houle and Rumage


Posted: 11.08.2019

“Our greatest responsibility is to be good ancestors.”

– Jonas Salk


Posted: 11.06.2019