Ecology Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Ansel Adams” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Barry Commoner” float=”none” width=”100%”]The first law of ecology is that everything is related to everything else.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Claudine Schneider” float=”none” width=”100%”]Over and over again, we must stress that a healthy ecology is the basis for a healthy economy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dalai Lama” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is our collective and individual responsibility to preserve and tend to the environment in which we all live.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dan Barber” float=”none” width=”100%”]When you pursue great flavor, you also pursue great ecology.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ernst Haeckel” float=”none” width=”100%”]By ecology we understand the total science of the connections of the organism to the surrounding external world.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frances Moore Lappe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Relationships are the core message of ecology.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank Herbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ecology is often confused with environmentalism, while in fact, environmentalism often leaves out the fact that people, too, can be a legitimate part of an ecosystem.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank Herbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]The highest function of ecology is the understanding of consequences.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fritjof Capra” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ecology and spirituality are fundamentally connected, because deep ecological awareness, ultimately, is spiritual awareness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Garrett Hardin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Continuity is at the heart of conservatism: ecology serves that heart.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Garrett Hardin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ecological differentiation is the necessary condition for coexistence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Garrett Hardin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ecology is the overall science of which economics is a minor speciality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gregory Colbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]We need to renegotiate our contract with nature. Ecology is a unifying force that can diminish intolerance and expand our empathy towards others – both human and animal.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joel Salatin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ecology should be object lessons that the world sees, that explains in a visceral, physical way, the attributes of God.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jonathan Sacks” float=”none” width=”100%”]In an ecology of love, people can relate in trust and face the future without fear. They do not need to play it safe. They can take uncertainty in their stride.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joy Adamson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Wildlife is something which man cannot construct. Once it is gone, it is gone forever. Man can rebuild a pyramid, but he can’t rebuild ecology, or a giraffe.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret J. Wheatley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Probably the most visible example of unintended consequences, is what happens every time humans try to change the natural ecology of a place.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Mead” float=”none” width=”100%”]We won’t have a society if we destroy the environment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matt Ridley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ecology, like genetics, is not about equilibrium states. It is about change, change and change. Nothing stays the same forever.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Pollan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ecology also teaches that all life on earth can be viewed as a competition among species for the solar energy captured by green plants and stored in the form of complex carbon molecules. A food chain is a system for passing those calories on to species that lack the pant’s unique ability to synthesize them from sunlight.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mikhail Gorbachev” float=”none” width=”100%”]The world’s deteriorating ecology poses as great a danger to mankind today as did the nuclear standoff between the superpowers at the height of the Cold War.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stephen Jay Gould” float=”none” width=”100%”]As a word, ecology has been so debased by recent political usage that many people employ it to identify anything good that happens far from cities and without human interference.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tony Kushner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Respect the delicate ecology of your delusions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ursula K. Le Guin” float=”none” width=”100%”]A forest ecology is a delicate one. If the forest perishes, its fauna may go with it. The Athshean word for world is also the word for forest.[/wpsm_quote]