"To see the earth as it truly is. Small and blue and beautiful in that eternal silence where it floats. Is to see ourselves as riders on the earth together.
Brothers on that bright loveliness in the eternal cold."
“We need joy as we need air. We need love as we need water. We need each other as we need the earth we share.”
"Life on Earth is about co-existence - among people, non-human animals, ecosystems, and the environment. Co-existence is beautiful and generative, chaotic and challenging. The fact is, we're in it together."
"If we merge mercy with might, and might with right ... we will raise this wounded world into a wondrous one."
"As they become known to and accepted by us, our feelings and the honest exploration of them become sanctuaries and spawning grounds for the most radical and daring ideas."
"Biophilia is the passionate love of life and all that is alive...whether in a person, a plant, an idea, or a social group."
"We are living in times that came about from dreams of people before us. The world to come has everything to do with the dreams we are dreaming now."
"The 20th century was all about big changes in the outer world; the 21st century is about big changes in our inner worlds."