World Environment Day is the United Nations’ most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. It was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1972 to mark the opening of the Stockholm Conference on the Human Environment. It has been one of the greatest annual events for years which is celebrated worldwide by the people aiming to protect the unique and life nurturing Nature.
To inspire you on this World Environment day, here are famous sayings by some of the famous personalities who believed that it’s the environment we everything got from, you have to respect that.
“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed”. – Mahatma Gandhi
“The environment is everything that isn’t me”. – Albert Einstein
“I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend” ? – Robert Redford
“If we do not permit the earth to produce beauty and joy, it will in the end not produce food, either”. – Joseph Wood Krutch
“What we are doing to the forests of the world is but a mirror reflection of what we are doing to ourselves and to one another”. – Mahatma Gandhi
“People blame their environment. There is only one person to blame – and only one – themselves”. – Robert Collier