You are an explorer, and you represent our species, and the greatest good you can do is to bring back a new idea, because our world is endangered by the absence of good ideas. Our world is in crisis because of the absence of consciousness.— Terence McKenna
Heartwarming Endangered Species quotations
Man is the most insane species. He worships an invisible God and destroys a visible Nature. Unaware that this is Nature he's destroying is this God he's worshiping.
The snow leopard is absolutely magnificent.
It represents really what endangered species are all about.
Well, I think breathing life into the Endangered Species Act, taking those wolves back into Yellowstone, restoring the salmon in the rivers of the Pacific Northwest.
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
The children and nature movement is fueled by this fundamental idea: the child in nature is an endangered species, and the health of children and the health of the Earth are inseparable.
I might be an endangered species.
We all have a responsibility to protect endangered species, both for their sake and for the sake of our own future generations.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the universe. That makes us something very special.
Life is a ﬁght, but not everyone’s a ﬁghter.
Otherwise, bullies would be an endangered species.
What is a fish without a river? What is a bird without a tree to nest in? What is an Endangered Species Act without any enforcement mechanism to ensure their habitat is protected? It is nothing.
Tibet has a very proud people but it's culturally gone and overrun ever since the Chinese took over. It's like saving the rhino. When a species is endangered, it's gone.
We are not an endangered species ourselves yet, but this is not for lack of trying.
Animals are, like us, endangered species on an endangered planet, and we are the ones who are endangering them, it, and ourselves. They are innocent sufferers in a hell of our making.
The Endangered Species Act is the strongest and most effective tool we have to repair the environmental harm that is causing a species to decline.
Take the crocodile, for example, my favorite animal.
There are 23 species. Seventeen of those species are rare or endangered. They're on the way out, no matter what anyone does or says, you know.
It had an enormous impact to the point of the United Nations passing a resolution against the killing and hunting of these whales as they are an endangered species. This was a documentary on the plight of the whales.
The real threat to whales is whaling, which has endangered many whale species.
Endangered species are our friends.
We have environmental laws for a reason: to protect endangered biodiversity.
And as a country that has one of the highest loss of species anywhere in the world, they're important.
Religion in the public square is becoming an endangered species.
It's no longer an exaggeration to say that middle-class Americans are an endangered species.
We wonder why we have got the Freemen or the militants.
We wonder why we have got unrest in this country. It is because our government, in fact, has got out of hand and out of line, with the Endangered Species Act.
I firmly believe that contemporary spiritual use of entheogenic drugs is one of humankind's brightest hopes for overcoming the ecological crisis from which we threaten the biosphere and jeopardize our own survival, for Homo sapiens is close to the head of the list of endangered species.
Passion is lifted from the earth itself by the muddy hands of the young;
it travels along grass-stained sleeves to the heart. If we are going to save environmentalism and the environment, we must also save an endangered indicator species: the child in nature.
Married people from my generation are like an endangered species!
Even though the album is an endangered species, can we try and make a coherent and good one, even if it's like making a horse and cart at a Nascar conference?
Indeed, the whole human species is endangered, by nuclear weapons or by other means of wholesale destruction which further advances in science are likely to produce.
My biggest concern and main engagement with UNEP is focused on endangered species and illegal wildlife trade - mostly elephants, rhinos, etc.
At a time when individualism is becoming an endangered species, jazz represents a celebration of the individual.
To be a painter now is to be part of a very small, endangered species.
Actually I do support a charity, DefendersofWildLife.org. They help protect endangered species.
I like L.A., but I think whats changed is that the kinds of films I do, the mid-range dramatic film, has become an endangered species.
My good mood felt like an endangered species.
Many exhibits from this aquarium use Hawaii's abundant natural daylight.
This allows Waikiki to display only live coral, which creates beautiful exhibits. It's also a world leader in the propagation of live coral. The aquarium features some unusual and rarely seen species, including the chambered nautilus and the endangered Hawaiian monk seal.
I will endanger your species like an ostrich, Hold you hostage, and crazy feed you swine sausage!
[My work as a photographer is a] mission to document endangered species and landscapes in order to show a world worth saving.
I often laugh and say I should go down to the Department of the Interior and register as an endangered species. I'm a gay man over 60 and I'm alive.