September 23, 2011

Our Artists Going Green!

Douglas Smith
"Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them."
-Bill Vaughn, columnist and author
David Johnson
“The green revolution has an entirely different meaning to most people in the affluent nations of the privileged world than to those in the developing nations of the forgotten world.”
-Norman Borlaug, agronomist, humanitarian, Nobel laureate, and "Father of the Green Revolution."
Guy Stauber
"The Endangered Species Act is the strongest and most effective tool we have to repair the environmental harm that is causing a species to decline."
-Norm Dicks, U.S. Representative
Yan Nascimbene
"There's so much pollution in the air now that if it weren't for our lungs there'd be no place to put it all."
-Robert Orben, writer
Gary Kelley
"With all things and all beings we shall be as relatives."
-Black Elk, Oglala Sioux
Doug Cowan
"The Dodo never had a chance. He seems to have been invented for the sole purpose of becoming extinct and that was all he was good for."
-Will Cuppy, writer
Murray Kimber
"The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty.  The activist is the man who cleans up the river."
-Ross Perot, businessman and former presidential candidate
John Hersey
"Every day is Earth Day."
-Author Unknown
Rudy Gutierrez
"We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children."
-Native American Proverb
Eric Drooker
"The use of solar energy has not been opened up because the oil industry does not own the sun."
-Ralph Nader, Progressive political activist
Tim Bower
"Modern technology
Owes ecology
An apology."
-Alan M. Eddison, Director of Green Earth Affairs headquarters in Zimbabwe
Dongyun Lee
"When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves."
-David Orr,Professor of Environmental at Oberlin College





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