World Environment Day Quotes । Quotes on Environment

World Environment Day is celebrated on 5 June. It is worth it and good for human beings to stay aware of the environment. We have to make every move possible and successful in our beautiful nature. Here, In this article, some quotes are given which are very well situated towards the environment.

Your grandchildren will likely find it incredible – or even sinful – that you burned up a gallon of gasoline to fetch a pack of cigarettes!

Paul MacCready

The famous balance of nature is the most extraordinary of all cybernetic systems. Left to itself, it is always self-regulated.

Joseph Wood Krutch

There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew.

Marshall McLuhan

When a man says to me, “I have the intensest love of nature,” at once I know that he has none.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There must be a reason why some people can afford to live well. They must have worked for it. I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things we could use.

Mother Teresa

I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend?

Robert Redford

Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty.

John Ruskin

To be whole. To be complete. Wildness reminds us what it means to be human, what we are connected to rather than what we are separate from.

Terry Tempest Williams

Economic advance is not the same thing as human progress.

John Clapham

We have forgotten how to be good guests, how to walk lightly on the earth as its other creatures do.

Barbara Ward

It isn’t pollution that’s harming the environment. It’s the impurities in our air and water that are doing it.

Dan Quayle

A nation that destroys its soil, destroys itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Because we don’t think about future generations, they will never forget us.

Henrik Tikkanen

Modern technology Owes ecology An apology.

Alan M. Eddison

The earth has a skin and that skin has diseases; one of its diseases is called man.

Friedrich Nietzsche

We won’t have a society if we destroy the environment.

Margaret Mead

Environmentally friendly cars will soon cease to be an option – they will become a necessity.

Fujio Cho

Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.

Steve Jobs

We owe our lives to the sun – How is it, then, that we feel no gratitude?

Lewis Thomas

Nature provides a free lunch, but only if we control our appetites.

William Ruckelshaus

If civilization has risen from the Stone Age, it can rise again from the Wastepaper Age.

Jacques Barzun

There is nothing in which the birds differ more from man than the way in which they can build and yet leave a landscape as it was before.

Robert Lynd

Nature provides exceptions to every rule.

Margaret Fuller

They kill good trees to put out bad newspapers.

James G. Watt

The sun, the moon, and the stars would have disappeared long ago – had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.

Havelock Ellis

We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.

Francis Bacon

Newspapers: dead trees with information smeared on them.


The only way forward, if we are going to improve the quality of the environment, is to get everybody involved.

Richard Rogers

We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.

Thomas Fuller

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

Our environment, the world in which we live and work, is a mirror of our
attitudes and expectations.

Earl Nightingale

When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves.

David Orr

All nature wears one universal grin.

Henry Fielding

The weight of our civilization has become so great, it now ranks as a global force and a significant wild card in the human future along with the Ice Ages and other vicissitudes of a volatile and changeable planetary system.

Dianne Dumanoski

I’m not an environmentalist. I’m an Earth warrior.

Darryl Cherney

Till now man has been up against Nature; from now on he will be up against his own nature.

Dennis Gabor

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