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Rachel Carson quotes: The responsibility of science, and the limits of technological progress. The responsibility of science, and the limits of technological progress.
Rachel Carson quotes: Knowing what I do, there would be no future peace for me if I kept silent. Knowing what I do, there would be no future peace for me if I kept silent.
Rachel Carson quotes: In nature nothing exists alone. In nature nothing exists alone.
Rachel Carson quotes: Natural beauty has a necessary place in the spiritual development of any individual or any society. Natural beauty has a necessary place in the spiritual development of any individual or any society.
Rachel Carson quotes: We still talk in terms of conquest. We still haven't become mature enough to think of ourselves as only a tiny part of a vast and incredible universe. We still talk in terms of conquest. We still haven't become mature enough to think of ourselves as only a tiny part of a vast and incredible universe.
Rachel Carson quotes: Beginnings are apt to be shadowy. Beginnings are apt to be shadowy.
Rachel Carson quotes: Every mystery solved brings us to the threshold of a greater one. Every mystery solved brings us to the threshold of a greater one.
Rachel Carson quotes: It is not half so important to know as to feel. It is not half so important to know as to feel.
Rachel Carson quotes: In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth. In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth.
Rachel Carson quotes: To understand the living present, and the promise of the future, it is necessary to remember the past. To understand the living present, and the promise of the future, it is necessary to remember the past.
Rachel Carson quotes: For the sense of smell, almost more than any other, has the power to recall memories and it's a pity we use it so little. For the sense of smell, almost more than any other, has the power to recall memories and it's a pity we use it so little.
Rachel Carson quotes: Like the resource it seeks to protect, wildlife conservation must be dynamic, changing as conditions change, seeking always to become more effective. Like the resource it seeks to protect, wildlife conservation must be dynamic, changing as conditions change, seeking always to become more effective.
Rachel Carson quotes: Drink in the beauty and wonder at the meaning of what you see. Drink in the beauty and wonder at the meaning of what you see.
Rachel Carson quotes: It is our alarming misfortune that so primitive a science has armed itself with the most modern and terrible weapons It is our alarming misfortune that so primitive a science has armed itself with the most modern and terrible weapons
Rachel Carson quotes: The edge of the sea is a strange and beautiful place. The edge of the sea is a strange and beautiful place.
Rachel Carson quotes: The Choice, after all, is ours to make. The Choice, after all, is ours to make.
Rachel Carson quotes: Those who dwell, as scientists or laymen, among the beauties and mysteries of the earth, are never alone or weary of life. Those who dwell, as scientists or laymen, among the beauties and mysteries of the earth, are never alone or weary of life.
Rachel Carson quotes: Beginnings are apt to be shadowy and so it is the beginnings of the great mother life, the sea. Beginnings are apt to be shadowy and so it is the beginnings of the great mother life, the sea.
Rachel Carson quotes: Only as a child's awareness and reverence for the wholeness of life are developed can his humanity to his own kind reach its full development. Only as a child's awareness and reverence for the wholeness of life are developed can his humanity to his own kind reach its full development.
Rachel Carson quotes: It is ironic to think that man might determine his own future by something so seemingly trivial as the choice of an insect spray. It is ironic to think that man might determine his own future by something so seemingly trivial as the choice of an insect spray.
Rachel Carson quotes: One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew i would never see it again? One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew i would never see it again?
Rachel Carson quotes: We are not truly civilized if we concern ourselves only with the relation of man to man. What is important is the relation of man to all life. We are not truly civilized if we concern ourselves only with the relation of man to man. What is important is the relation of man to all life.
Rachel Carson quotes: One summer night, out on a flat headland, all but surrounded by the waters of the bay, the horizons were remote and distant rims on the edge of space. One summer night, out on a flat headland, all but surrounded by the waters of the bay, the horizons were remote and distant rims on the edge of space.
Rachel Carson quotes: But man is a part of nature, and his war against nature is inevitably a war against himself. But man is a part of nature, and his war against nature is inevitably a war against himself.
Rachel Carson quotes: The years of early childhood are the time to prepare the soil. The years of early childhood are the time to prepare the soil.
Rachel Carson quotes: The shore is an ancient world, for as long as there has been an earth and sea there has been this place of the meeting of land and water. The shore is an ancient world, for as long as there has been an earth and sea there has been this place of the meeting of land and water.
Rachel Carson quotes: From a ball of mud taken from a birds plumage, Charles Darwin raised 82 separate plants, belonging to five distinct species! From a ball of mud taken from a birds plumage, Charles Darwin raised 82 separate plants, belonging to five distinct species!
Rachel Carson quotes: ....The chemists' ingenuity in devising insecticides has long ago outrun biological knowledge of the way these poisons affect the living organism. ....The chemists' ingenuity in devising insecticides has long ago outrun biological knowledge of the way these poisons affect the living organism.
Rachel Carson quotes: By acquiescing in an act that causes such suffering to a living creature, who among us is not diminished? By acquiescing in an act that causes such suffering to a living creature, who among us is not diminished?
Rachel Carson quotes: Nature reserves some of her choice rewards for days when her mood may appear to be somber. Nature reserves some of her choice rewards for days when her mood may appear to be somber.
Rachel Carson quotes: The road we have long been traveling is deceptively easy, a smooth superhighway on which we progress with great speed, but at its end lies disaster. The road we have long been traveling is deceptively easy, a smooth superhighway on which we progress with great speed, but at its end lies disaster.
Rachel Carson quotes: Many children ... delight in the small and inconspicuous. Many children ... delight in the small and inconspicuous.
Rachel Carson quotes: I am always more interested in what I am about to do than what I have already done. I am always more interested in what I am about to do than what I have already done.
Rachel Carson quotes: Every grain of sand or silt carried out by the rivers and deposited at sea displaces a corresponding amount of water. Every grain of sand or silt carried out by the rivers and deposited at sea displaces a corresponding amount of water.
Rachel Carson quotes: In the fish world many things are told by sound waves. In the fish world many things are told by sound waves.
Rachel Carson quotes: We cannot have peace among men whose hearts find delight in killing any living creature. We cannot have peace among men whose hearts find delight in killing any living creature.
Rachel Carson quotes: Conservation is a cause that has no end. There is no point at which we will say our work is finished. Conservation is a cause that has no end. There is no point at which we will say our work is finished.
Rachel Carson quotes: This is an era of specialists, each of whom sees his own problem and is unaware of or intolerant of the larger frame into which it fits. This is an era of specialists, each of whom sees his own problem and is unaware of or intolerant of the larger frame into which it fits.
Rachel Carson quotes: What sets the new synthetic insecticides is their enormous biological potency. What sets the new synthetic insecticides is their enormous biological potency.
Rachel Carson quotes: The human race is challenged more than ever before to demonstrate our mastery, not over nature but of ourselves. The human race is challenged more than ever before to demonstrate our mastery, not over nature but of ourselves.
Rachel Carson quotes: Science is part of the reality of living; it is the what, the how, and the why of everything in our experience. Science is part of the reality of living; it is the what, the how, and the why of everything in our experience.
Rachel Carson quotes: The discipline of the writer is to learn to be still and listen to what his subject has to tell him. The discipline of the writer is to learn to be still and listen to what his subject has to tell him.