Wangari Quotes

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Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: The generation that destroys the environment is not The generation that destroys the environment is not the generation that pays the price. That is the problem. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: I am working to make sure we don't I am working to make sure we don't only protect the environment, we also improve governance. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: I'm sure that many people who are involved I'm sure that many people who are involved in an environmental effort ... they will be pretty much encouraged by this recognition. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: I think that for anybody who has worked I think that for anybody who has worked in the civil society, government bureaucracy moves very very slowly. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: What a friend we have in a tree, What a friend we have in a tree, the tree is the symbol of hope, self improvement and what people can do for themselves. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: Why has there been so much secrecy about Why has there been so much secrecy about AIDS? When you ask where did the virus come from, it raises a lot of flags. That makes me suspicious. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: We are very fond of blaming the poor We are very fond of blaming the poor for destroying the environment. But often it is the powerful, including governments, that are responsible. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: Until you dig a hole, you plant a Until you dig a hole, you plant a tree, you water it and make it survive, you haven't done a thing. You are just talking. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: You can educate people on how to preempt You can educate people on how to preempt their own conflict. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: Women are responsible for their children, they cannot Women are responsible for their children, they cannot sit back, waste time and see them starve. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: It is wonderful when you don't have the It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The late Kenyan Nobel peace laureate Wangari Maathai The late Kenyan Nobel peace laureate Wangari Maathai put it simply and well when she said, the higher you go, the fewer women there are. — Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: No matter who or where we are, or No matter who or where we are, or what our capabilities, we are called to do the best we can. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: It is important to nurture any new ideas It is important to nurture any new ideas and initiatives which can make a difference for Africa. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Ngugi Wa Thiong'o: Our people think: I , Wangari, a Kenyan Our people think: I , Wangari, a Kenyan by birth - how can I be a vagrant in my own country as if I were a foreigner. — Ngugi Wa Thiong'o
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: What people see as fearlessness is really persistence. What people see as fearlessness is really persistence. Because I am focused on the solution, I don't see the danger. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: You cannot enslave a mind that knows itself. You cannot enslave a mind that knows itself. That values itself. That understands itself. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: All of us have a God in us, All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: The living conditions of the poor must be The living conditions of the poor must be improved if we really want to save our environment — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: There will always be people who think that There will always be people who think that you have ambitions. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: We need to promote development that does not We need to promote development that does not destroy our environment. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: We all share one planet and are one We all share one planet and are one hummanity, there is no escaping this reality. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: And so I'm saying that, yes, colonialism was And so I'm saying that, yes, colonialism was terrible, and I describe it as a legacy of wars, but we ought to be moving away from that by now. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: It's the little things citizens do. That's what It's the little things citizens do. That's what will make the difference. My little thing is planting trees. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: It's a matter of life and death for It's a matter of life and death for this country. The Kenyan forests are facing extinction and it is a man-made problem. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: There's a general culture in this country to There's a general culture in this country to cut all the trees. It makes me so angry because everyone is cutting and no one is planting. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: We cannot tire or give up. We owe We cannot tire or give up. We owe it to the present and future generations of all species to rise up and walk! — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: Culture is coded wisdom Culture is coded wisdom — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: It would be good for us Africans to It would be good for us Africans to accept ourselves as we are and recapture some of the positive aspects of our culture. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: We can love ourselves by loving the earth. We can love ourselves by loving the earth. — Wangari Maathai
Wangari Quotes By Wangari Maathai: Human rights are not things that are put Human rights are not things that are put on the table for people to enjoy. These are things you fight for and then you protect. — Wangari Maathai