Sunday, April 21, 2013

Earth Day Thoughts, Quotes, Images





Another Earth Day is here to remind us to take care of Mother Earth.
Sharing some thoughts, quotes and images for inspiration.

 
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has."  
       ~Margaret Mead


"What is the use of a house if you haven’t got a tolerable planet to put it on?"

 ~Henry David Thoreau


V. Pickering photo source
  
"Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need,
    but not every man's greed."  
     ~Gandhi

"I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown,
For going out, I found, was really going in." 
   ~John Muir



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"You can’t be suspicious of a tree, or accuse a bird or a squirrel of subversion or challenge the ideology of a violet."
  ~Hal Borland, Sundial of the Seasons, 1964

 Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realize we cannot eat money.   
   ~Cree Indian Proverb




A simple reminder to reduce, recycle, green-up, lend, share or borrow, reuse EVERY DAY.

 What if any of these do you do?
 Have any new ideas to share?






My post on the origins and history of Earth Day
can be found HERE.

5 comments:

  1. Those are some excellent quotes, Faythe.
    We only have one earth, and need to care for it, so it will care for us.

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  2. Happy Earth Day! Love the quotes!

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  3. I love the Earth Warrior one!!! Happy Earth Day to you!

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  4. They are all worth repeating again and again.

    Have a fabulous day Faythe. Big hugs from sunny California. :)

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  5. When Earth Day becomes every day, then we will have achieved something.

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