Quotations The Best Quotes About Ecology  

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A list of the best ecology quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous ecology quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic ecology quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational ecology quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about ecology?" and "What are inspirational ecology quotes?"

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The nation that destroys its soil destroys itself. Franklin D. Roosevelt

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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

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A chain is no stronger than its weakest link, and life is after all a chain. William James

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We won't have a society if we destroy the environment. Margaret Mead

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The question of whether it's God's green earth is not at center stage, except in the sense that if so, one is reminded with some regularity that He may be dying. Edward Hoagland

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The development of civilization and industry in general has always shown itself so active in the destruction of forests that everything that has been done for their conservation and production is completely insignificant in comparison. Karl Marx

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It is our task in our time and in our generation to hand down undiminished to those who come after us, as was handed down to us by those who went before, the natural wealth and beauty which is ours. John F. Kennedy

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The universe is like a safe to which there is a combination. Bit the combination is locked up in the safe. Peter De Vries

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Guns have metamorphosed into cameras in this earnest comedy, the ecology safari, because nature has ceased to be what it always had been -- what people needed protection from. Now nature tamed, endangered, mortal -- needs to be protected from people. Susan Sontag

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And he gave it for his opinion, that whoever could make two ears of corn, or two blades of grass, to grow upon a spot of ground where only one grew before, would deserve better of mankind, and do more essential service to his country, than the whole race of politicians put together. Jonathan Swift