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22 Best Earth Day Quotes 2019 – [Environmental Quotes]

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Earth Day Quotes Environmental Quotes: Annually and since 1970, Earth Day is celebrated every April 22, which aims to create environmental awareness around the world. Here I leave 22 phrases that you can use to reflect and take action on this day.

World Earth Day Quotes

Earth Day Quotes

  • 1. Only when the last tree is dead, the last river poisoned, and the last caught fish, we will realize that we can not eat money
  • 2. Before flying I was aware of how small and vulnerable our planet is, but only when I saw it from space, in all its ineffable beauty and fragility, did I realize that the most urgent task of humanity is to protect and preserve it for future generations. – Sigmund Jáhn
  • 3. The best inheritance we can leave to our children is: love, knowledge and a planet in which they can live
  • 4. For hundreds of thousands of years, the man struggled to open a place in nature. For the first time in the history of our species, the situation has been reversed and today it is essential to make a place for nature in the world of man –  Santiago Kovadloff
  • 5. It produces an immense sadness to think that nature speaks while the human race does not listen to it.
  • 6. The global environment, with its finite resources, is a common concern for all peoples. The protection of the vitality, diversity, and beauty of the Earth is a sacred duty.
  • 7. Only if we learn to see the value of nature in itself, will nature allow humans to be much longer? We must learn to love and care for nature if we want to prevent destroying ourselves.
  • Our most important action is to take care of nature –  Richard Freiherr von Weizsäcker
  • 8. One of the biggest mistakes is to do nothing because we think we can do just a little. Recycle, every effort is worth.
  • 9. A nation that destroys its soil destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of the earth, purify the air and give pure strength to our people –  Franklin D. Roosevelt 
  • 10. You can live for two months without food and two weeks without water, but you can only live for a few minutes without air. The land is not an inheritance from our parents, but a loan from our children. Love is the greatest force in the universe, and if there is environmental chaos on the planet, it is also because there is no love for it. There is enough in the world to meet the needs of all men, but not to satisfy their greed. –  Mahatma Gandhi
  • 11. The Earth is not of man, man is of Earth
  • 12. Our land gives us everything we need to live, without asking anything in return, all we have to do is take care of it and protect it.
  • 13. Safeguard the environment … It is a guiding principle of all our work in support of sustainable development; is an essential component in the eradication of poverty and one of the foundations of peace –  Kofi Annan
  • 14. We all share a responsibility towards the present and future well-being of the human family and the living world in its breadth. The spirit of human solidarity and affinity with all life is strengthened when we live with reverence before the mystery of being, with gratitude for the gift of life and with humility regarding the place that the human being occupies in nature. Excerpt from the preamble to the Earth Charter
  • 15. Nonviolence leads us to the highest ethics, which is the goal of evolution. Until we cease to harm other living beings, we are still wild. Thomas Edison
  • 16. Man is the only thing we have to fear on this planet. –  Carl Jung
  • 17. If we convert a tree into firewood it may burn for us, but it will no longer produce flowers or fruits.
  • 18. We must fight against the unconscious spirit of cruelty with which we treat animals. The animals suffer as much as we do. True humanity does not allow us to impose such suffering on them. It is our duty to make the whole world recognize it. Until we extend our circle of compassion to all living beings, humanity will not find peace. – Dr. Albert Schweitzer
  • 19. The earth is our refuge; let us help protect and care for it since it depends on the future of many generations.
  • 20. Let’s take care of nature now, to continue living tomorrow
  • 21. The world is a dangerous place. Not because of those who do evil, but because of those who do nothing to avoid it
  • 22. Someday the tree that you have cut will need you to breathe.

 

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