In Flanders fields the poppies blow.— John McCrae
Most Powerful 11th Hour quotations
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
The greatest weapon of mass destruction is corporate economic globalization.
The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below
Love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now we lie In Flanders fields.
... for those of us who lived through these events, the only marker we'll ever need is the tick of a clock at the 46th minute of the eighth hour of the 11th day.
We cheerfully assume that in some mystic way love conquers all, that good outweighs evil in the just balances of the universe and at the 11th hour something gloriously triumphant will prevent the worst before it happens.
Out working someone isn't just about putting in the hours, it's about learning.
What if we choose to eradicate ourselves from this Earth, by whatever means? The Earth goes nowhere. And in time, it will regenerate... There may not be people, but the Earth will regenerate. And you know why? - Because the Earth has all the time in the world and we don't.
An artist can be truly evaluated only after he is dead.
At the very 11th hour, he might do something that will eclipse everything else.
Our film [Hide and seek ]was created as part of the Asian American Film Lab's 11th 72 Hour Film Shootout filmmaking competition, where filmmaking teams have just 72 hours to conceive, write, shoot, edit and submit a film based on a common theme. The winners were announced during the 38th Asian American International Film Festival in New York last July. The theme for 2015 was 'Two Faces' and was part of a larger more general theme of 'Beauty'.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Don't plan to repent at the 11th hour - you may die at 10:30.
In time, perhaps, we will mark the memory of September 11th in stone and metal, something we can show children, as yet unborn, to help them understand what happened on this minute and on this day. But for those of us who lived through these events, the only marker we’ll ever need is the tick of a clock at the 46th minute of the eighth hour of the 11th day.
We must quickly mobilize our civilization with the urgency and resolve that has previously been seen only when nations mobilized for war. These prior struggles for survival were won when leaders found words at the 11th hour that released a mighty surge of courage, hope and readiness to sacrifice for a protracted and mortal challenge.
I can spend hours watching and listening to Mother Nature. She is a dear friend.
It's not just global warming, it's not just a loss of biodiversity, it's not just the pollution of our oceans and the clearing of our rainforests and all these complicated systems, The [11th Hour] movie talks about the world economy, it talks about politics, it talks about personal transformation and environmental consciousness that we need to have in this generation to implement a lot of these changes that need to occur.