Quotations list about rainforest captions for Instagram citing E. O. Wilson, David Attenborough and Moby sayings.

What are the best rainforest quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is rainforest!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity E. O. Wilson, David Attenborough or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous rainforest quote.

Destroying rainforest for economic gain is like burning a Renaissance painting to cook a meal. — E. O. Wilson

We really need to kick the carbon habit and stop making our energy from burning things. Climate change is also really important. You can wreck one rainforest then move, drain one area of resources and move onto another, but climate change is global. — David Attenborough

When you look at the consequences of climate change, at rainforest deforestation, at antibiotic resistance, these are not necessarily political issues, but rather issues that have the ability to threaten our species. — Moby

If you are lying in a tent in the Congo jungle, you don't want to be reading about rainforest biology. You want to be in a distant world. — David Quammen

The rainforest is being cut down at alarming rates, and orangutans are losing their habitats and are being killed, as a result, faster than we can save them, but there is a solution. In Borneo, small parcels of rainforest land can be a lifeline for orangutans so long as they link together protected forests, enabling animals to move safely over greater distances. — Katie Cleary

I would make a difference by banning unsustainable palm oil in order to save the rainforest and orangutan habitats along with the rest of the three hundred thousand other species that live in the rainforest. — Katie Cleary

When a chainsaw rips into a 2,000 year old redwood tree, it's ripping into my guts. When a bulldozer plows through the Amazon rainforest, it's ripping through my side. And when a Japanese whaling ship fires an exploding harpoon into a great whale it's my heart that's being blown to smithereens. — David Foreman

Our globe is under new dramatic environmental pressure: our globe is warming, our ice caps melting, our glaciers receding, our coral is dying, our soils are eroding, our water tables falling, our fisheries are being depleted, our remaining rainforests shrinking. Something is very, very wrong with our eco-system. — Richard Lamm