Not simply on Earth Day 2020, however each single day!
Whereas it might look like a hippie factor to say, saving the atmosphere is of the utmost significance. All of us must work collectively to make defending our planet a precedence inside society and inside our particular person lives.
Get motivated to make some adjustments at present with our assortment of the finest environmental quotes that remind us to save lots of the Earth, one individual at a time.
With the specter of local weather change, deforestation, and the large menace to the honey bee, it has maybe by no means been extra essential to consider our particular person and collective affect on the world we dwell in.
I do know what you’re considering – go hug a tree. And albeit, I’d like to.
Personally, I’ve tried to make small adjustments to assist scale back my waste— I take advantage of a refillable water cup as a substitute of ingesting bottled water, I take advantage of my bathe towel twice earlier than washing it, and I put on my outfits 2-Three time earlier than placing them within the hamper to be washed.
Bonus: These items lower your expenses on high of being good for the atmosphere (it’s a win-win!).
Positive, we might do extra (I really want to attempt to get into recycling) however hey, we’re attempting. Life is about steadiness and doing what you possibly can, when you possibly can.
Small steps can flip into larger steps and/or encourage others to make small adjustments too (the extra individuals making small adjustments the higher).
Whereas it may be troublesome, it’s essential to strive to not get discouraged by how large these issues can appear and to do what you possibly can to make adjustments for the higher.
"The earth is what all of us have in widespread.” —Wendell Berry
“The single biggest threat to our planet is the destruction of habitat and along the way loss of precious wildlife. We need to reach a balance where people, habitat, and wildlife can co-exist – if we don’t everyone loses … one day.” —Steve Irwin
“Deforestation is changing our climate, harming people and the natural world. We must, and can, reverse this trend.” —Jane Goodall
“A nation that destroys is soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people.” —Franklin D. Roosevelt
“We live in a culture where people are more offended by ‘swear’ words and middle fingers than they are by famine, warfare and the destruction of our environment.” —Unknown
“Plans to protect air and water, wilderness and wildlife are in fact plans to protect man.” —Stewart Udall
“[The movement to address climate change is] about something deeper than [justice], it’s about solidarity. Human solidarity.” —Invoice McKibben
“It is our collective and individual responsibility … to preserve and tend to the world in which we all live.” —Dalai Lama
“If the bee disappears from the surface of the earth, man would have no more than four years to live.” —Albert Einstein
“If you are fearful of the destruction of the environment, then learn to quit being an environmental parasite.” —Wendell Berry
“Caring for the Earth is not a hippie thing, it’s a survival thing.” —Unknown
“It’s easier to call vegans crazy than it is to question your morality.” —Unknown
“Grow food, not lawns.” —Unknown
“You cannot protect the environment unless you empower people, you inform them, and you help them understand that these resources are their own, that they must protect them.” —Wangari Maathai
“Stop fighting about who created the world and start fighting against the people who are trying to destroy it!” —Unknown
“What we are doing to the forests of the world is but a mirror reflection of what we are doing to ourselves and to one another … ” —Mahatma Gandhi
“It’s the little things that citizens do. That’s what will make the difference. My little thing is planting trees.” —Wangari Maathai
“Every time you buy organic you are persuading more farmers to grow organic.” —Unknown
“Earth is what we all have in common.” —Wendell Berry
“There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.” —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“The environment and the economy are really both two sides of the same coin. If we cannot sustain the environment, we cannot sustain ourselves.” —Wangari Maathai
“To damage the earth is to damage your children.” —Wendell Berry
“Every day I supply oxygen for up to 4 people. Don’t you think I’m worth saving?” —A tree
“I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.” —Dr. Seuss (From The Lorax)
“Small acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world.” —Unknown
“Fast fashion isn’t free. Someone else is paying.” —Lucy Siegle
“First question is ‘As individuals what can we do?’ – the answer is: practically nothing! What could be done and always has been done in history is by people who are organized. The labor movement, civil rights movement, women’s movement, anti-war movement, environmental movement. These can do things. And that’s one of the reasons why powerful systems are so intent on atomizing people. ” —Noam Chomsky
“Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree long ago.” —Warren Buffett
“We are in danger of destroying ourselves by our greed and stupidity. We cannot remain looking inwards at ourselves on a small and increasingly polluted and overcrowded planet.” —Stephen Hawking
“If you really think the environment is less important than the economy try holding your breathe while you count your money.” —Unknown
“We are living on the planet as if we have another one to go to.” —Terry Swearingen
“Have you ever had a conversation with a Christian Conservative who tells you that you should believe in God just in case he is real? Why don’t they say the same thing about climate change?” —Unknown
"The most effective time to plant a tree was twenty years in the past. The second finest time is now.” —Chinese language Proverb
“The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.” —Robert Swan
“It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do little. Do what you can.” —Sydney Smith
“Global warming isn’t real because I was cold today! Also great news: world hunger is over because I just ate.” —Stephen Colbert
“The truth is: the natural world is changing. And we are totally dependent on that world. It provides our food, water and air. It is the most precious thing we have and we need to defend it.” —David Attenborough
“Anything else you’re interested in is not going to happen if you can’t breathe the air or drink the water. Don’t sit this one out. Do something.” —Carl Sagen
“Trees are the answer.” —Unknown
“ … because when you stop and look around, this life is pretty amazing.” —Unknown
Nicole Bradley-Bernard is a author who wants espresso greater than she wants anybody’s approval. She enjoys placing brilliant colours in her curly brown hair, spending time outdoors on cool days and being along with her associate in life, Eric, who she considers a unbroken supply of inspiration.
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