It isn’t pollution that’s harming the environment. It’s the impurities in our air and water that are doing it.
Dan Quayle, US Vice President (1918-1996)
Any fine morning a power saw can fell a tree that took a thousand years to grow.
Edwin Way Teale, US naturalist, photographer (1899-1980)
We do not inherit this land from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.
Haida Indian saying
A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.
The best use of life is to spend it for something that outlasts life.
William James, US philosopher, psychologist (1842-1910)