Environmental Quotes

This is absolutely bizarre that we continue to subsidize highways beyond the gasoline tax, airlines, and we don't subsidize, we don't want to subsidize a national rail system that has environmental impact.
– Joe Biden
We have fought for social justice. We have fought for economic justice. We have fought for environmental justice. We have fought for criminal justice. Now we must add a new fight - the fight for electoral justice.
– Barbara Boxer
Every time I have some moment on a seashore, or in the mountains, or sometimes in a quiet forest, I think this is why the environment has to be preserved.
– Bill Bradley
You will die but the carbon will not; its career does not end with you. It will return to the soil, and there a plant may take it up again in time, sending it once more on a cycle of plant and animal life.
– Jacob Bronowski
If you violate Nature's laws you are your own prosecuting attorney, judge, jury, and hangman.
– Luther Burbank
People blame their environment. There is only one person to blame - and only one - themselves.
– Robert Collier
Moral codes adjust themselves to environmental conditions.
– William J. Durant
The environment is everything that isn't me.
– Albert Einstein
I've always been a strong supporter of environmental protection and initiatives in that area. But I'm willing to set priorities. If we have to make reductions in one place, we'll have to-in order to increase another place, I'm willing to do that.
– Judd Gregg
I align myself with almost all researchers in assuming that anything we do is a composite of whatever genetic limitations were given to us by our parents and whatever kinds of environmental opportunities are available.
– Howard Gardner
No one should be able to enter a wilderness by mechanical means.
– Garrett Hardin
Much of the debate over global warming is predicated on fear, rather than science.
– James Inhofe
Since the day he came into office, President Bush has worked to gut more than 34 years of hard work by weakening many of our Nation's standing environmental laws, some of which were signed into law by his father.
– James Jeffords
When a man wantonly destroys one of the works of man we call him a vandal. When he destroys one of the works of god we call him a sportsman.
– Joseph Wood Krutch
Ethanol is a premier, high performance fuel. It has tremendous environmental benefits and is a key component to energy independence for our country.
– Richard Lugar
Advertising is an environmental striptease for a world of abundance.
– Marshall McLuhan
Pushing production out of America to nations without our environmental standards increases global environmental risks.
– Frank H. Murkowski
Birds are indicators of the environment. If they are in trouble, we know we'll soon be in trouble.
– Roger Tory Peterson
I consider myself to have been the bridge between the shotgun and the binoculars in bird watching. Before I came along, the primary way to observe birds was to shoot them and stuff them.
– Roger Tory Peterson
Not all is doom and gloom. We are beginning to understand the natural world and are gaining a reverence for life - all life.
– Roger Tory Peterson