Natural Resources Quotes

Most popular natural resources quotes

There are three things which make a nation great and prosperous-a fertile soil, busy workshops, and easy conveyance for men and commodities.
There is enough for all. The earth is a generous mother; she will provide in plentiful abundance food for all her children, if they will but cultivate her soil in justice and in peace.
If the majority of people of a country, no matter how great its natural resources, organize and conspire to get more out and put less in, to do less and get more, how long will, how long can it last?


Our world is evolving without consideration, and the result is a loss of biodiversity, energy issues, congestion in cities. But geography, if used correctly, can be used to redesign sustainable and more livable cities.


To waste, to destroy our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to increase its usefulness, will result in undermining in the days of our children the very prosperity which we ought, by right, to hand down to them amplified and developed.