Conservation Quotes

"The conservation movement is a breeding ground of Communists and ot...

"The conservation movement is a breeding ground of Communists and other subversives. We intend to clean them out, even if it means rounding up every bird watcher in the country." ---Attorney General John Mitchell
📅︎ Jul 15
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"The concept of conservation is a far truer sign o...

"The concept of conservation is a far truer sign of civilization than that spoilation of a continent which we once confused with progress." -Peter Matthiessen
📅︎ Aug 06
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"Habit is thus the enormous flywheel of society, its most precious conservatio...

"Habit is thus the enormous flywheel of society, its most precious conservation agent. It alone is what keeps us all within the bounds of ordinance, and saves the children of fortune from the envious uprisings of the poor..." - William James
📅︎ Apr 06
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"There can be no greater issue tha...

"There can be no greater issue than that of conservation in this country." Theodore Roosevelt August 6, 1912
📅︎ Oct 11
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