Thinkexist Quotations
My Account Help
Add the "Dynamic Daily Quotation" to Your Site or Blog - it's Easy!
 
QuotationsAuthorsTopicsKeywordsContributors My Quotations More...

Famous quotes by Bateman

Showing top results. For more precise results use top quotes filters below.
    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteI am a possibilist. I believe that humanity is master of its own fate... Before we can change direction, we have to question many of the assumptions underlying our current philosophy. Assumptions like bigger is better; you can't stop progress; no speed is too fast; globalization is good. Then we have to replace them with some different assumptions: small is beautiful; roots and traditions are worth preserving; variety is the spice of life; the only work worth doing is meaningful work; biodiversity is the necessary pre-condition for human survival.
 jdiver

 Robert Bateman quotes (Canadian Painter, Author, Teacher and Naturalist, b.1930)

About: Diversity quotes, Change quotes, Humanity quotes.
 Add to Chapter...
    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteAldo Leopold, the early 20th century's Henry David Thoreau, said that we should think like a mountain, with a sense of permanence and a long view. At the beginning of the 21st century, we are at a peak of human power, wealth and information... We need to look back at our wonderful natural and human heritage, and cherish and protect the abundant values to be found there. We need to look out to the sides and see other parts of the world that need our help and can provide good ideas to go forward... We need to look ahead to be certain that our actions of today will make the world a better and richer and more varied place for our grandchildren and their grandchildren.
 jdiver

 Robert Bateman quotes (Canadian Painter, Author, Teacher and Naturalist, b.1930)

About: Philosophy quotes, Earth quotes, Values quotes, Humanity quotes.
 Add to Chapter...
    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteI'm a beer judge. I do this for fun.

 Robert Bateman quotes (Canadian Painter, Author, Teacher and Naturalist, b.1930)

 Add to Chapter...
Nationality
Canadian.
Gender
Men.
Occupation
Teacher, Painter, Naturalist, Author.
Born on year
1930, 1969.
Born on day
January_14, May_24.
Add Top Quotes to your bookmark | Send Top Quotes to a friend | Link to Top Quotes

   
Suggested
> T-Shirt quotes
> funny quotes
> famous quotes
> movie quotes
> sayings
> proverbs
> funny sayings
> Inspirational Quotes
> Cute Quotes
> Friendship Quotes
> Motivational Quotes
ThinkExist.com Quotations
Privacy & Security Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | About us | Press room | Contact us | Help
Copyright ® ThinkExist 1999-2015