David Suzuki Sayings and Quotes

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


Birds are, especially canaries, are super sensitive to hydrogen sulfide and sour gas.     

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A baby nursing at a mother's breast is an undeniable affirmation of our rootedness in nature     

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In the environmental movement, every time you lose a battle it's for good, but our victories always seem to be temporary and we keep fighting them over and over again.     

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Ultimately we need to recognize that while humans continue to build urban landscapes, we share these spaces with others species.     

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It is not too late to take another path.     

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We're in a giant car heading towards a brick wall and everyone's arguing over where they're going to sit.     

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Change is never easy, and it often creates discord, but when people come together for the good of humanity and the Earth, we can accomplish great things.     

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The human brain had a vast memory storage. It made us curious and very creative.Those were the characteristics that gave us an advantage, curiosity, creativity and memory. And that brain did something very special. It invented an idea called the future.     

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Canada, more than any nation, will be affected by rising sea levels from global warming.     

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We humans have become dependent on plastic for a range of uses, from packaging to products. Reducing our use of plastic bags is an easy place to start getting our addiction under control.     

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Education has failed in a very serious way to convey the most important lesson science can teach: skepticism.     

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We must reinvent a future free of blinders so that we can choose from real options.     

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It is not too late to take another path.     

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With an estimated population of nine billion people by 2050, we cannot continue to consume resources at the same rate and maintain our quality of life.     

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More than any other time in history, the 1990s will be a turning point for human civilization.     

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The voluntary approach to corporate social responsibility has failed in many cases.     

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Some solutions are relatively simple and would provide economic benefits: implementing measures to conserve energy, putting a price on carbon through taxes and cap-and-trade and shifting from fossil fuels to clean and renewable energy sources.      

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If we pollute the air, water and soil that keep us alive and well, and destroy the biodiversity that allows natural systems to function, no amount of money will save us.     

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