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"Genes are natural resources." - Leroy Hood

"Why should the simple fact of your having more money entitle you to a greater share of the Earth's limited natural resources?" - Shekhar Kapur

"Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"The destruction of the environment, its improper or selfish use, and the violent hoarding of the Earth's resources cause grievances, conflicts and wars, precisely because they are the consequences of an inhumane concept of development." - Pope Benedict Xvi

"Squeezing the lives of people is now being proposed as the saviour of the planet. Through the green economy an attempt is being made to technologise, financialise, privatise and commodify all of the earth's resources and living processes." - Vandana Shiva

"America has the technology and resources to meet all its energy needs while safeguarding the earth's climate. The urgent question now is, 'Do we have the will?' At least one city does, and I'm proud to live in it." - Denis Hayes

"When I was born, the world's population was 3.5 billion. There are now 6.8 billion people on the planet. By 2050, that's expected to rise to 9.4 billion. What's more, the Earth's resources aren't growing; they're decreasing - and rapidly." - Lewis Gordon

"Squeezing the lives of people is now being proposed as the saviour of the planet. Through the green economy an attempt is being made to technologise, financialise, privatise and commodify all of the earth's resources and living processes." - Vandana Shiva

"We need a transformation of the world economy and of how we use and share the Earth's resources. We are running out of time. We are truly at the point of no return." - Graciela Chichilnisky

"Human population growth is a problem in that most humans consume more than they need. The Earth's resources are now strained to sustain the needs and wants of the human population, which continues to escalate." - Sharon Gannon

"The G8 nations, together with the five major emerging economies of China, India, South Africa, Brazil, Mexico, use almost three-quarters of the Earth's biocapacity - the capacity of the world's ecosystems to produce natural resources and to reduce harmful substances." - Sigmar Gabriel

"Population growth is straining the Earth's resources to the breaking point, and educating girls is the single most important factor in stabilizing that. That, plus helping women gain political and economic power and safeguarding their reproductive rights." - Al Gore

"When I was born, the world's population was 3.5 billion. There are now 6.8 billion people on the planet. By 2050, that's expected to rise to 9.4 billion. What's more, the Earth's resources aren't growing; they're decreasing - and rapidly." - Lewis Gordon Pugh

"Only when science and technology are used with human concern in a world in which all of the earth's resources are held as the common heritage of all of the earth's people can we truly say that there is intelligent life on Earth." - Jacque Fresco

"The difference isn't resources, it's attitude." - Malcolm Gladwell

"There are enormous resources in Greece." - Barack Obama

"You don't lack resources. You lack resourcefulness ." - Tony Robbins

"This is life's greatest moment, when the soul unfolds capacities which reach beyond earth's boundaries." - Isaac Hecker

"Nos numeros sumus et fruges consumere nati. We are but ciphers, born to consume earth's fruits." - Horace

"The earth's a door, if you press your ear against it." - David Mitchell

"Earth's crammed with Heaven." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"O fresh-lit dawn! immortal life! O Earth's betrothal, sweet and true!" - Edmund Clarence Stedman

"Spring bursts to-day, For Christ is risen and all the earth's at play." - Christina Rossetti

"Earth's the right place for love. I don't know where it's likely to go better." - Robert Frost

"Earth's sweat, the sea." - Empedocles

"When clouds appear like rocks and towers, the earth's refreshed by frequent showers." - Saying

"Do you guys have to sell everything? I'd like to buy the Earth's core." - Jon Stewart

"What is needed is the intelligent management of Earth's resources. If we really wish to put an end to our ongoing international and social problems, we must eventually declare Earth and all of its resources as the common heritage of all the world's people." - Jacque Fresco

"People don't lack resources, they just lack control over their resources." - Tony Robbins

"Foreign politicians don't have resources - or limited resources. It's useless dealing with them." - Wang Jianlin

"And, in fact, you can find that the lack of basic resources, material resources, contributes to unhappiness, but the increase in material resources do not increase happiness." - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

"Mycelium is Earth's natural Internet." - Paul Stamets

"Light may earth's crumbling sand be laid on thee, that dogs may dig thy bones up easily" - Marcus Aurelius

"Pheromones are Earth's primordial idiom." - Karen Joy Fowler

"The constellated sounds ran sprinkling on earth's floor As the dark vault above with stars was spangled o'er." - Robert Bridges

"Mountains are earth's undecaying monuments." - Nathaniel Hawthorne

"The wasting of finite resources is everyones business" - Stephenie Meyer

"Poor countries are poor because they are wasting their resources," - Iqbal Quadir

"Men made wagers with their judgment, their allegiances, their resources." - Guy Gavriel Kay

"Executives are constrained not by resources, but by their imagination." - C. K. Prahalad

"Strategy is about stretching limited resources to fit ambitious aspirations." - C. K. Prahalad

"Whom the gods wish to destroy, they give unlimited resources." - Twyla Tharp

"There are enough resources in the world for everyone." - Bryant H Mcgill

"To experience spiritual victory, you must depend on God's resources." - Jim George

"Russia's main weaknesses are inflexibility and dependence on energy resources" - Christopher A. Pissarides

"Resources are not taken from nature, but created from nature," - Alex Epstein

"Markets are the best way to allocate resources." - George W Bush

"I think your resources are feeling. Your resources are depth. Your resources are learning. Your resources are touching and feeling. And for me, sobriety helps and aids all of that." - Jeffrey Tambor

"Relatively few people have the resources needed to resist authority." - Stanley Milgram

"Poor countries are poor because they are wasting their resources." - Iqbal Quadir

"As a result of manifest destiny, we gutted our resources." - Jonathan Evison

"Do what you love and the necessary resources will follow." - Peter Mcwilliams

"Tumblr gets better faster with more resources to draw from." - David Karp

"Hubris is one of the great renewable resources." - P. J. O'Rourke

"Tunisia is small - just ten million, no great natural resources." - Elliott Abrams

"We are just statistics, born to consume resources." - Horace

"For a Canadian, natural resources were a good fit." - Peter Munk

"Hubris is one of the great renewable resources." - P J Orourke

"It's not about your resources, it's about your resourcefulness ." - Tony Robbins

"Let us be good stewards of the Earth we inherited. All of us have to share the Earth's fragile ecosystems and precious resources, and each of us has a role to play in preserving them. If we are to go on living together on this earth, we must all be responsible for it." - Kofi Annan

"Peace and the survival of life on earth as we know it are threatened by human activities which lack a commitment to humanitarian values. Destruction of nature and nature's resources result from ignorance, greed and lack of respect for the earth's living things." - Dalai Lama

"As we begin to plan for a new human society, we need to foster common values about clean air, water, and other elements of self-sustenance. These, along with a complete inventory of Earth's resources, will form the basis for a holistic approach to cybernated decision-making." - Jacque Fresco

"In the current economic situation, the temptation for the more dynamic economies is that of chasing after advantageous alliances that, nevertheless, can have harmful effects for poorer states, prolonging situations of extreme mass poverty of men and women and using up the earth's natural resources, entrusted to man by God the Creator-as Genesis says-that he might cultivate and protect it." - Pope Benedict Xvi

"The teachings or the information in the Venus project is not what Jacque Fresco dictates. It's first doing a survey of the carrying capacity of a given environment and maintaining a population in accordance of the Earth's resources, not Fresco's opinion." - Jacque Fresco

"Private appropriation of the Earth's surface, the natural resources, and the means of life is nothing less a crime than a crime against humanity, but the comparative few who are beneficiaries of this iniquitous social arrangement, far from being viewed as criminals meriting punishment, are the exalted rulers of society, and the people they exploit gladly render them homage and obeisance." - Eugene V Debs

"Using less of the Earth's resources more efficiently and productively in a circular economy and making the transition from carbon-based fuels to renewable energies are defining features of the emerging economic paradigm. In the new era, we each become a node in the nervous system of the biosphere." - Jeremy Rifkin

"Contrary to popular belief, we do not face a choice between economy and ecology, It is often said that protecting the environment would constrain or even undermine economic growth. In fact, the opposite is true: unless we protect resources and the earth's natural capital, we shall not be able to sustain economic growth." - Kofi Annan

"Private appropriation of the Earth's surface, the natural resources, and the means of life is nothing less a crime than a crime against humanity, but the comparative few who are beneficiaries of this iniquitous social arrangement, far from being viewed as criminals meriting punishment, are the exalted rulers of society, and the people they exploit gladly render them homage and obeisance." - Eugene V Debs

"Using less of the Earth's resources more efficiently and productively in a circular economy and making the transition from carbon-based fuels to renewable energies are defining features of the emerging economic paradigm. In the new era, we each become a node in the nervous system of the biosphere." - Jeremy Rifkin

"The teachings or the information in the Venus project is not what Jacque Fresco dictates. It's first doing a survey of the carrying capacity of a given environment and maintaining a population in accordance of the Earth's resources, not Fresco's opinion." - Jacque Fresco

"The health of our home planet and the survival of our species will only be secured through the use of space resources and the expansion of Earth's economic sphere to the Moon and beyond. Creating an off-Earth economy and multi-planet civilization will safeguard the long term prospects of humanity." - Bob Richards

"Hollywood usually guesses that extraterrestrials would only be interested in one of three things: (1) They want to breed with us, because their own reproductive machinery is on the blink; (2) They want Earth's resources; or (3) They want the Earth. All of it." - Seth Shostak

"Inner resources are like natural resources; they both dry up eventually when the demands on them are heavy." - Sheila Ballantyne

"Beliefs help us tap the richest resources deep within us, creating & directing these resources to support our desired outcome" - Tony Robbins

"In the United States, the average is two children per family, while in Africa it is five children per family. On the surface, the statistic seems to indicate that Africans are having way too many kids and are taxing the Earth's resources, while American kids are born into families who are able to take care of them. However, the average American child consumes roughly the same resources as fifteen African children. So when an American family says they only have two children, they are actually consuming the resources of an African family of thirty children!" - Sharon Gannon

"An organization is really a factory for producing new ideas and for linking those ideas with resources - human resources, financial resources, knowledge resources, infrastructure resources - in an effort to create value. These are processes that you can map, with results that you can measure." - John Kao

"Wine is earth's answer to the sun." - Margaret Fuller

"Memory is earth's retribution for man's sins." - Augusta Jane Evans

"Day stars! that ope your frownless eyes to twinkle From rainbow galaxies of earth's creation, And dew-drops on her lonely altars sprinkle As a libation." - Horace Smith

"No trumpet-blast profound The hour in which the Prince of Peace was born; No bloody streamlet stained Earth's silver rivers on the sacred morn." - William Cullen Bryant

"Earth's noblest thing,-a woman perfected." - James Russell Lowell

"No motion has she now, no force; she neither hears nor sees; rolled around in earth's diurnal course, with rocks, and stones, and trees." - William Wordsworth

"A lake is a landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is Earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature." - Henry David Thoreau

"Thou, heaven's consummate cup, what needst thou with earth's wheel? But I need, now as then, Thee, God, who mouldest men." - Robert Browning

"To restore our inflamed atmosphere to a hospitable state requires nothing less than rewiring the entire globe - and replace every oil-burning furnace, every gasoline-burning car, every coal-burning generating plant, with renewable, climate-friendly energy sources. The earth's fossil fuel resources have blessed us with a level of prosperity and abundance unimaginable a century ago. Today they are propelling us forward into a century of disintegration." - Ross Gelbspan

"The modern world is reversing the old virtues of authority. They aimed deliberately to make men unworldly. They did not aim to found society on a full use of the earth's resources; they did not aim to use the whole nature of man; they did not intend him to think out the full expression of his desires. Democracy is a turning point upon those ideals in a pursuit, at first unconsciously, of the richest life that men can devise for themselves." - Walter Lippmann

"We are here among you as seekers of refuge from our present-your future-a time of worldwide famine, exhausted fuel supplies, terminal poverty-the end of the capitalistic experiment. Once we came to understand the simpl...truth that earth's resources were limited, in fact soon to run out, the whole capitalistic illusion fell to pieces. Those of us who spoke this truth were denounced as heretics, as enemies of the prevailing economic faith. Like religious Dissenters of an earlier day..." - Thomas Pynchon

"Resources on the planet are limited, and limited resources can come to an end. But there are also a lot of resources that are renewable. A lot of land, for example, can be reclaimed from the encroaching deserts." - Wangari Maathai

"[The political establishment] financial resources are virtually unlimited, their political resources are unlimited, their media resources are unmatched, and most importantly, the depths of their immorality is absolutely unlimited." - Donald Trump

"As the feminist saying goes, 'Women deliver.' In other words, when women control resources, the social gain is greater than when men control resources." - Linda Gordon

"The human being has enormous resources in the power to heal. And in those resources lie things that we ourselves need to clear or feel." - Maya Tiwari

"Where resources are plentiful (i.e. no constraints), you will find very little creativity. Where resources are scarce (i.e. many constraints), you will find an abundance of creativity." - Andy Murray

"God gives us resources according to our dreams and according to our obedience. And God doesn't give those resources until we've started walking in obedience." - John C Maxwell

"In science, one should use all available resources to solve difficult problems. One of our most powerful resources is the insight of our colleagues." - Peter Agre

"The Internet provides the access to resources, so it's incumbent upon the people who control those resources to make sure that the economic engine stays intact." - Michael Nesmith

"The educational resources provided by a child's fellow students are more important for his achievement than are the resources provided by the school board." - James S Coleman

"Human resources are like natural resources; they're often buried deep. You have to go looking for them; they're not just lying around on the surface." - Ken Robinson

"Earth's biggest country 's gut her soul, An' risen up earth's greatest nation." - James Russell Lowell

"Earth's blackest day and earth's brightest day are only three days apart." - E Stanley Jones

"Earth's biggest country 's gut her soul, An' risen up earth's greatest nation." - James Russell Lowell

"The transformation of capitalism is unstoppable because we need limits on resources for humans to survive." - Graciela Chichilnisky

"Do not let your life, ministry or organization go faster than your resources." - Dave Ramsey

"The planets resources are rare; we must consume more ethically and equitably." - Alain Ducasse

"The resources of the scholar are proportioned to his confidence in the attributes of the intellect." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"When God calls you to an extraordinary task, He provides extraordinary resources.." - John Wimber

"The human body heals itself and nutrition provides the resources to accomplish the task." - Roger Williams

"A person under the firm persuasion that he can command resources virtually has them." - Livy

"What you do with your resources in this life is your autobiography." - Randy Alcorn

"An enterprise is a community of human beings, not a collection of "human resources"." - Henry Mintzberg

"Effective leaders know that resources are never the problem; it's always a matter or resourcefulness." - Tony Robbins

"In a competitive world of limited resources, total freedom of individual action is intolerable" - Garrett Hardin

"Mediocre design provably wastes the world's resources, corrupts the environment, affects international competitiveness. Design is important." - Fred Brooks

"In any race between human numbers and natural resources, time is against us." - Aldous Huxley

"Saying no to loud people gives you the resources to say yes to important opportunities." - Seth Godin

"Wishes expand in direct proportion to the resources available for their gratification." - Robert Dato

"Nevertheless, life and death are mysterious states, and we know little of the resources of either." - Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

"Ever to confess you're bored means you have no Inner Resources." - John Berryman

"My enthusiasms...constitute my reserves, my unexploited resources, perhaps my future." - Emile M Cioran

"You need only examine your present situation to discover unlimited resources and opportunities." - Ari Kiev

"A strategy that doesn't take into account resources is doomed to failure." - John C Maxwell

"Organizations are communities of human beings, not collections of human resources" - Henry Mintzberg

"That's what mayors do. They lobby Congress to provide resources for their city" - Maxine Waters

"The faculty of using my resources well diminishes when their number grows." - Robert Bresson

"However vast a man's spiritual resources, he is capable of but one great passion." - Blaise Pascal

"Let's shut down the EPA. The state knows best how to protect resources." - Joni Ernst

"I sincerely want peace, not because I lack resources for war, but because I hate bloodshed." - Catherine The Great

"The tyranny of distance is such an important element of policy and the allocation of resources." - George Brandis

"America's leadership is essential. America's resources are vast. America's opportunities are unprecedented." - Gerald R Ford

"India is going to be the 21st century's Saudi Arabia in terms of human resources" - Rahul Gandhi

"In handling resources, strive to avoid disaster rather than to attain an optimum." - Butler Lampson

"When we panic, we instinctively turn to our own internal resources because we doubt Him." - Charles R Swindoll

"In a world of scarce resources, globalization without new technology is unsustainable." - Peter Thiel

"Financial independence is the ability to live from the income of your own personal resources." - Jim Rohn

"Your physical, mental and intellectual resources - continually growing and changing - are your personal capital." - Brian Tracy

"To achieve more and better results, more resourcefulness is as important as more resources." - Tony Alessandra

"Power is generally defined as control over resources and control over access to resources, which often means control over other people because we're thinking about things like financial resources or shelter, or even love and affection, but we also possess resources that we sometimes can't access." - Amy Cuddy

"Russia depends on natural resources way too much. Russian economy is not diversified enough" - Kenneth Rogoff

"As we work together and pool our resources, there's room for everyone to be successful." - Sallie Krawcheck

"All companies have many opportunities. Strategy is about allocation of resources and priorities." - Michael J. Silverstein

"Puerto Rico lacks resources, but that's not the fault of the U.S." - Francisco Rodriguez

"Independent films are really one of the greatest resources these days to actually find unfiltered truth." - Josh Tickell

"Human resources are just tremendous in Egypt but we need the science base." - Ahmed H. Zewail

"I do feel that there are tremendous amount of talent in Egypt, human resources." - Ahmed H. Zewail

"I think data is incredibly powerful for understanding what people are thinking and for allocating resources." - Ted Cruz

"Take advantage of the resources around you and the relationships you build!" - Misty Copeland

"We often wait for the resources before we make a move." - John C Maxwell

"It was a tough film ["Selling Isobel"] to make anyway, because we had limited resources." - Rudolf Buitendach

"[Coming back for Democrats] is simply a matter of energy and resources." - Keith Ellison

"Nevada is poised to lead our nation in renewable development and we must harness those resources." - Joe Heck

"Usually, when you look around the world, people are killing each other, fighting over scarce resources." - Kofi Annan



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