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We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children

— Chief Seattle

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Environmental protection quote God sometimes removes people from your life to protect you. Don't run after them

God sometimes removes people from your life to protect you. Don't run after them.

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Something will have gone out of us as a people if we ever let the remaining wilderness be destroyed ... We simply need that wild country available to us, even if we never do more than drive to its edge and look in.

Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed.

Environmental protection quote A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, i

A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death.

Climate policy has almost nothing to do anymore with environmental protection, says the German economist and IPCC official Ottmar Edenhofer. The next world climate summit in Cancun is actually an economy summit during which the distribution of the worlds resources will be negotiated.

Despite Arizona's remarkable growth in recent years, we have met the current federal health standards for ozone pollution and the Environmental Protection Agency recently approved our dust control plan.

Water is life. We are the people who live by the water. Pray by these waters. Travel by the waters. Eat and drink from these waters. We are related to those who live in the water. To poison the waters is to show disrespect for creation. To honor and protect the waters is our responsibility as people of the land.

Environmental protection quote It has been said, 'time heals all wounds.' I do not agree. The wounds remain. In

It has been said, 'time heals all wounds.' I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. Bet it is never gone.

The essence of globalization is a subordination of human rights, of labor rights, consumer, environmental rights, democracy rights, to the imperatives of global trade and investment.

The Long Island Sound is an environmentally unique estuary that needs to be protected.

We learned that economic growth and environmental protection can and should go hand in hand.

Environmental protection quote The government's first duty is to protect the people.

The government's first duty is to protect the people.

We do not face a choice between protecting our environment or protecting our economy. We face a choice between protecting our economy by protecting our environment - or allowing environmental havoc to create economic havoc.

To meditate for world peace, to pray for a better world, and to work for social justice and environmental protection while continuing to purchase the flesh, milk, and eggs of horribly abused animals exposes a disconnect that is so fundamental that it renders our efforts absurd, hypocritical, and doomed to certain failure.

We should know that only replacing the economics of competition and greed with the economics of equitable cooperation will guarantee a globalization that takes advantage of potential efficiency gains in ways that also promote environmental protection, international equity, economic democracy, and variety.

Environmental protection quote The duty of a true Patriot is to protect his country from its government.

The duty of a true Patriot is to protect his country from its government.

Forests are the lungs of our land.

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.

I believe in a sound, strong environmental policy that protects the health of our people and a wise stewardship of our nation's natural resources.

Environmental protection quote The duty of a true patriot is to protect his country from government.

The duty of a true patriot is to protect his country from government.

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.

White males are the most responsible for the destruction of human life and environment on the planet today.

But, as environment minister, I am very interested in a thriving German automobile industry, because I can only pay for the rising costs of environmental protection at home and abroad if there are people in Germany with jobs and who pay taxes.

Environmental protection quote Every man needs woman when his life is mess, because like in game of chess; quee

Every man needs woman when his life is mess, because like in game of chess; queen protects king.

California has always led the way on environmental protection and always reaped the benefits, pioneering everything from catalytic convertors on cars to stationary source reduction.

Environmental protection doesn't happen in a vacuum.

You can't separate the impact on the environment from the impact on our families and communities.

Militarism is in direct competition with people's needs for food, health care, and environmental protection.

Environmental protection quote Protect your spirit from contamination. Limit your time with negative people.

Protect your spirit from contamination. Limit your time with negative people.

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I would wager that my job has helped save our economy from the economic ravages of out-of-control environmental extremism. I view my job a little like a legislator, supported by the taxpayer, to protect the interests of the taxpayer and to minimize the role of government.

Time after time we're told corporations should have freedom from pesky job safety regulations, environmental protections and labor standards - giving working people the freedom to be crushed in collapsing mines, choke on filthy air and get paid too little to live on.

Having yet another vote on refinery legislation that uses high oil prices as an excuse to weaken environmental protections and to give more legislative gifts to the oil industry is misguided in the extreme.

Environmental protection quote Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from

Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

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.

Letting things slide is always the easiest thing to do, in parenting no less than in banking, public education, and environmental protection. A lack of discipline is apparent these days in just about every aspect of American society. Why? This should be is a much larger question, one to ponder as we take out the garbage and tie our kids' shoes.

Just as there's garbage that pollutes the Potomac river, there is garbage polluting our culture. We need an Environmental Protection Agency to clean it up.

Environmental protection quote Sometimes we maintain silence to protect a beautiful relation, but we forget, to

Sometimes we maintain silence to protect a beautiful relation, but we forget, too much silence creates distance in every beautiful relation.

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If you, as CEO, have recognized an approach as being the right one, you have to pursue it consistently, even if some people disagree. But it is now clear to everyone that we, as an automaker, have no alternative but to take [environmental protection] course.

By cutting critical domestic programs such as education, health, environmental protection, and veterans' services, this budget reveals misplaced priorities.

Just as there's garbage that pollutes the Potomac river, there is garbage polluting our culture. We need an Environmental Protection Agency to clean it up.

Environmental protection quote Government's first duty is to protect the people, not run their lives.

Government's first duty is to protect the people, not run their lives.

Under the Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star Program, homes are independently verified to be measurably more energy efficient than average houses.

The fact that the federal government is the nation's greatest environmental villain has not stopped activists from reflexively turning to politicians to “protect the environment.”

We need to accept the seemingly obvious fact that a toxic environment can make people sick and that no amount of medical intervention can protect us. The health care community must become a powerful political lobby for environmental policy and legislation.

I took the initiative in moving forward a whole range of initiatives that have proven to be important to our country's economic growth, environmental protection, improvements in our educational system.

I think the greatest challenge in environmentalism and the most rewarding challenge is trying to figure out how humans can meet their needs while protecting the environment.

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