Climate Quotes

“I’ve been warned that telling people to panic about the climate crisis is a very dange...

“I’ve been warned that telling people to panic about the climate crisis is a very dangerous thing to do. But don’t worry. It’s fine. Trust me, I’ve done this before and I can assure you it doesn’t lead to anything.” — Greta Thunberg in remarks delivered in Davis today
📅︎ Jan 23
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“Go to heaven for the cli...

“Go to heaven for the climate and hell for the company.” - Benjamin Franklin Wade
📅︎ Feb 01
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"Go to Heaven for th...

"Go to Heaven for the climate, Hell for the company." - Mark Twain
📅︎ Jan 22
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"Can you imagine how much scarier it would be if ...

"Can you imagine how much scarier it would be if climate change was actually being caused by something beyond our control?" - climate scientist Kate Marvel
📅︎ Dec 15
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No matter how out-of-control the climate system seems with its roiling ...

No matter how out-of-control the climate system seems with its roiling typhoons, unprecedented famines and heat waves, refugee crises and climate conflicts we are all its authors. And still writing - David Wallace Wells
📅︎ Jul 28
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"Climate is what we...

"Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get." - Mark Twain
📅︎ Mar 27
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"The bottom line is, we don't have to be a liberal tr...

"The bottom line is, we don't have to be a liberal tree hugger to care about a changing climate. All we have to be is a human living on this planet" - Katharine Hayhoe
📅︎ Jan 15
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On climate change being a problem: "One of the problems that a lot of people like myself, ...

On climate change being a problem: "One of the problems that a lot of people like myself, we have very high levels of intelligence, but we're not necessarily such believers." "You look at our air and our water and it's right now at a record clean." ~ Donald Trump Nov. 27, 2017
📅︎ Nov 28
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"Go to Heaven for t...

"Go to Heaven for the climate. Hell for the company" - Mark Twain
📅︎ Feb 19
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“We are the first generation to feel the im...

“We are the first generation to feel the impact of climate change and the last generation that can do something about it.” - Barack Obama
📅︎ Jan 20
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"let us face it, there...

"let us face it, there is no Planet B" - Emmanuel Macron on climate change
📅︎ Apr 26
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"Enjoy life while you can. Because if you're lucky...

"Enjoy life while you can. Because if you're lucky it's going to be 20 years before it hits the fan." -- James Lovelock, author, scientist on climate change
📅︎ Oct 02
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“Climate is what we...

“Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get.” Mark Twain
📅︎ Nov 12
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"Go to Heaven for th...

"Go to Heaven for the climate, Hell for the company." - Mark Twain
📅︎ May 25
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"Go to Heaven for t...

"Go to Heaven for the climate, Hell for the company." -Mark Twain
📅︎ Jun 13
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"Villains who twirl their mustaches are easy to spot. Those who cloak them...

"Villains who twirl their mustaches are easy to spot. Those who cloak themselves in good deeds are well camouflaged.Waiting for the right climate in which to flourish, spreading fear in the name of righteousness"-Jean-Luke Piccard
📅︎ Jul 24
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"Heaven has the better clim...

"Heaven has the better climate, but Hell has the better company." — Benjamin Wade, 1885
📅︎ Feb 07
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'Go to Heaven for t...

'Go to Heaven for the climate, Hell for the company.' Mark Twain
📅︎ Dec 27
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Go to Heaven for th...

Go to Heaven for the climate, Hell for the company. -Mark Twain
📅︎ Jun 12
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"suggesting that renewables will let us phase rapidly off fossil fuels in the U...

"suggesting that renewables will let us phase rapidly off fossil fuels in the United States, China, India, or the world as a whole is almost the equivalent of believing in the Easter Bunny and Tooth Fairy." - NASA Climate scientist James Hansen
📅︎ Nov 25
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"We're like children playing with a bomb—sen...

"We're like children playing with a bomb—sentient machines are a greater threat to humanity than climate change."—philosopher Nick Bostrom
📅︎ Jun 15
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"The tragedy of our day is the climate of fear in which we live, and fear breed...

"The tragedy of our day is the climate of fear in which we live, and fear breeds repression. Too often sinister threats to the bill of rights, to freedom of the mind, are concealed under the patriotic cloak, of anti-communism."-Adlai Stevenson
📅︎ Jul 12
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If we offer too much silent assent about mysticism and superstition - even when it seems to be d...

If we offer too much silent assent about mysticism and superstition - even when it seems to be doing a little good - we abet a general climate in which scepticism is considered impolite, science tiresome, and rigorous thinking somehow stuffy and inappropriate. - Carl Sagan, Demon-haunted world.
📅︎ Jan 02
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"Climate change is real - it's happening right now. It is the most urgent th...

"Climate change is real - it's happening right now. It is the most urgent threat right now to our entire species and we need to work now. Let us not take this planet for granted. I do not take tonight for granted." - Leonardo DiCaprio
📅︎ Mar 01
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“Senator James Inhofe, for his part, announced a change of heart ...

“Senator James Inhofe, for his part, announced a change of heart on the subject of climate change, after an aide reminded him delicately that he has family members living on planet Earth.” - Daniel Akst
📅︎ Mar 18
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"War is the improvement of investment clim...

"War is the improvement of investment climates by other means." - Actor Ben Kingsley in the satirical anti-war movie War, Inc. (2008)
📅︎ Aug 20
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