In the words of this beautiful canticle, Saint Francis of Assisi reminds us that our common home is like a sister with whom we share our life and a beautiful mother who opens her arms to embrace us. This sister now cries out to us because of the harm we have inflicted on her by our irresponsible use and abuse of the goods with which God has endowed her.
Environmental Quotes about GENERAL "Perhaps reluctantly we come to acknowledge that there are also scars which mark the surface of our Earth—erosion, deforestation, the squandering of the world's mineral and ocean resources in order to fuel an insatiable consumption.
The temperature increases bring crop-withering heat waves, more-destructive storms, more-intense droughts, more forest fires, and, of course, ice melting.
We are crossing natural thresholds that we cannot see and violating deadlines that we do not recognize. Mobilizing to Save Civilization "Our choices at all levels—individual, community, corporate and government—affect nature.
And they affect us. Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species — man — acquired significant power to alter the nature of his world. Lawrence, from the book The White Peacock "Space travel has given us a new appreciation for the Earth.
We realize that the Earth is special. We've seen it from afar. We realize that the Earth is the only natural home for man we know of, and that we had better protect it.
He can adapt to the destructive effects of our power-intoxicated technology and of our ungoverned population growth, to the dirt, pollution and noise of a New York or Tokyo.
And that is the tragedy. It is not man the ecological crisis threatens to destroy but the quality of human life. Nobody does anything until it's too late. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend? Peter "The key is to live simply.
God is the friend of silence. See how nature—trees, flowers, grass—grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence We need silence to be able to touch souls.Jan 05, · Best Answer: "The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed" ~ quoted in Pyarelal, Mahatma Gandhi, Volume X: The Last Phase, Part II (Ahmedabad: Navajivan, ), page "There comes a time in every life when the world gets quiet and the only thing left is your heart Status: Resolved.
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Pictures, video and more. When children’s lunch is reduced to cold food and biscuits, something is seriously awry. Apr 11, · “Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed” -Gandhi- I’ve been searching my brain trying to find a way to write about this in a way which will both interest you and inform you.
Aghartha In The Hollow Earth! By Dr Joshua David Stone The biggest cover-up of all time is the fact that there is a civilization of people living in the center of Earth, whose civilization's name is .
I’m taking a little break from writing posts this week, so I’m totally excited to have a special guest post today–please welcome Danielle from It’s a Love Love Thing as she shares the wonderful world of diatomaceous earth!. Hello, Prairie Homestead readers!