World Environment Day 2015 is being observed today (June 5, 2015). Below are several quotes and slogans for World Environment Day 2015 matching its theme. It is also called Eco Day and is run by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). For 2015, the Host Country of World Environment Day is Italy.
Theme and Slogan
Theme : Sustainable Consumption and Production”
Slogan: Seven Billion dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care.
Climate change is a terrible problem, and it absolutely needs to be solved. It deserves to be a huge priority. Bill Gates
The environment is everything that isn’t me.- Albert Einstein
Try to leave the Earth a better place than when you arrived. -Sidney Sheldon
If we’re destroying our trees and destroying our environment and hurting animals and hurting one another and all that stuff, there’s got to be a very powerful energy to fight that. I think we need more love in the world. We need more kindness, more compassion, more joy, more laughter. I definitely want to contribute to that. – Ellen DeGeneres
Birds are indicators of the environment. If they are in trouble, we know we’ll soon be in trouble.- Roger Tory Peterson
There is a muscular energy in sunlight corresponding to the spiritual energy of wind.- Annie Dillard
Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.-Henry David Thoreau
Mankind has probably done more damage to the Earth in the 20th century than in all of previous human history.- Jacques Yves Cousteau
Our world faces a true planetary emergency. I know the phrase sounds shrill, and I know it’s a challenge to the moral imagination.-Al Gore
A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers, but borrowed from his children..-John James Audubon
Biofuels such as ethanol require enormous amounts of cropland and end up displacing either food crops or natural wilderness, neither of which is good.- Elon Musk
If people destroy something replaceable made by mankind, they are called vandals; if they destroy something irreplaceable made by God, they are called developers.- Joseph Wood Krutch