Climate Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old climate quotes, climate sayings, and climate proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


It is your human environment that makes climate.     

Mark Twain

Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get.     

Mark Twain

If the climate were a bank, they would already have saved it.     

Hugo Chavez

Climate is an angry beast and we are poking at it with sticks.     

Wallace Smith Broecker

Climate change is a huge problem, an almost insoluble problem.     

Bill McKibben

The climate is a common good, belonging to all and meant for all.     

Pope Francis

In the current climate, we live in a pessimistic and non-idealistic world.      

Emilio Estevez

The risk climate of modernity is thus unsettling for everyone: no one escapes.     

Anthony Giddens

The influence of mankind on climate is trivially true and numerically insignificant.     

Richard Lindzen

Climate change is obviously happening and there is obviously a man-made contribution.     

Owen Paterson

Climate change is, simply, the greatest collective challenge we face as a human family.     

Ban Ki-moon

We have to find climate-friendly ways of encouraging economic growth. The good news is we think they exist     

Jim Yong Kim

Tackling climate change is a collective endeavour, it means collective accountability and it's not too late     

Christine Lagarde

The only perfect climate is bed.     

Frank Crowninshield

Climate change is a global commons problem.     

Ottmar Edenhofer

In the end, climate change is a math problem.     

Bill McKibben

The changing climate is a threat to human rights.     

Mary Robinson

When it comes to climate, we can all make a big difference.     

Al Gore

Climate change constitutes a serious threat to global security.     

Barack Obama

Climate is always evolving, and natural disaster have always existed.     

Marco Rubio

You cannot solve the climate crisis if you are putting people out of work.     

Jill Stein

In all climates, under all skies, man's happiness is always somewhere else.     

Giacomo Leopardi

In order to solve the climate crisis, we need to solve the democracy crisis.     

Al Gore

An increasing amount of climate research suggests a possibility of global cooling.     

Walter E. Williams

In reality, climate change is actually the biggest thing that's going on every single day.     

Bill McKibben

Climate change is not an environmental issue, but much more to do with security and economics.     

Jonathon Porritt

The impact of climate change is a tremendous risk to the security and well-being of our countries.     

Nancy Pelosi

Climate change is a complex problem with no central lever, and with unequal distribution of resources.     

Seth Priebatsch

Climate change is part of the normal order of things, and we know it was happening before humans came.     

Freeman Dyson

Climate change is a fact. Its consequences, damages and costs are already being felt around the globe.     

Heinz Fischer