Vandana Shiva Quotes

Top 47 wise famous quotes and sayings by Vandana Shiva

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Vandana Shiva quotes: Whatever happens to seed affects the web of life. Whatever happens to seed affects the web of life.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Food is the place where you begin. Food is the place where you begin.
Vandana Shiva quotes: The only way to build hope is throuhgh the Earth. The only way to build hope is throuhgh the Earth.
Vandana Shiva quotes: It is not an investment if it destroys the planet It is not an investment if it destroys the planet
Vandana Shiva quotes: Nature shrinks as capital grows. The growth of the market cannot solve the very crisis it creates. Nature shrinks as capital grows. The growth of the market cannot solve the very crisis it creates.
Vandana Shiva quotes: I do have fun. Even when I'm fighting I'm enjoying it: I think there's nothing as exhilarating as protecting that which you find precious. I do have fun. Even when I'm fighting I'm enjoying it: I think there's nothing as exhilarating as protecting that which you find precious.
Vandana Shiva quotes: The art of teaching is clarity and the art of learning is to listen. The art of teaching is clarity and the art of learning is to listen.
Vandana Shiva quotes: You cannot insert a gene you took from a bacteria into a seed and call it LIFE. You have not created life, instead you have only polluted it. You cannot insert a gene you took from a bacteria into a seed and call it LIFE. You have not created life, instead you have only polluted it.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Genetic engineering has never been about saving the world, it's about controlling the world. Genetic engineering has never been about saving the world, it's about controlling the world.
Vandana Shiva quotes: As usual, in every scheme that worsens the position of the poor, it is the poor who are invoked as beneficiaries. As usual, in every scheme that worsens the position of the poor, it is the poor who are invoked as beneficiaries.
Vandana Shiva quotes: The abuse of the Earth is the ecological crisis. The abuse of the Earth is the ecological crisis.
Vandana Shiva quotes: The end of consumerism and accumulation is the beginning of the joy of living. The end of consumerism and accumulation is the beginning of the joy of living.
Vandana Shiva quotes: We're still eating the leftovers of World War II. We're still eating the leftovers of World War II.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Living democracy grows like a tree, from the bottom up. Living democracy grows like a tree, from the bottom up.
Vandana Shiva quotes: We can and must respond creatively to the triple crisis and simultaneously overcome dehumanization, economic inequality, and, ecological catastrophe. We can and must respond creatively to the triple crisis and simultaneously overcome dehumanization, economic inequality, and, ecological catastrophe.
Vandana Shiva quotes: It is often too late by the time the government reacts. It is often too late by the time the government reacts.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Uniformity is not nature's way; diversity is nature's way. Uniformity is not nature's way; diversity is nature's way.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Unless the poor of the world agitate for themselves to be heard, there will be no changes in their circumstances Unless the poor of the world agitate for themselves to be heard, there will be no changes in their circumstances
Vandana Shiva quotes: It's not an investment if its destroying the planet. It's not an investment if its destroying the planet.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Whenever we engage in consumption or production patterns which take more than we need, we are engaging in violence. Whenever we engage in consumption or production patterns which take more than we need, we are engaging in violence.
Vandana Shiva quotes: My mother taught that if anyone needs you, you should be available to them. My mother taught that if anyone needs you, you should be available to them.
Vandana Shiva quotes: It is only with local [agriculture] that we can manage the complexity and care that sustainability requires. It is only with local [agriculture] that we can manage the complexity and care that sustainability requires.
Vandana Shiva quotes: The best and most evolved technologies are those that do not destroy the very base on which we live The best and most evolved technologies are those that do not destroy the very base on which we live
Vandana Shiva quotes: Soil, not oil, holds the future for humanity. Soil, not oil, holds the future for humanity.
Vandana Shiva quotes: That amazing power of being able to stand with total courage in the face of total power and not be afraid. That is stri shakti. That amazing power of being able to stand with total courage in the face of total power and not be afraid. That is stri shakti.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Democracy ... begins from the ground up. Anything living grows from the bottom up. Everything dangerous, like bombs, gets dropped from the sky down. Democracy ... begins from the ground up. Anything living grows from the bottom up. Everything dangerous, like bombs, gets dropped from the sky down.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Seed is not just the source of life. It is the very foundation of our being. Seed is not just the source of life. It is the very foundation of our being.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Nature has given us this for free, it was meant to sustain us, we will not allow it to become a monopoly to finance the Imperial Army. Nature has given us this for free, it was meant to sustain us, we will not allow it to become a monopoly to finance the Imperial Army.
Vandana Shiva quotes: Globalisation has in effect made the citizen disappear, and it has reduced the state into being a mere instrument of global capital. Globalisation has in effect made the citizen disappear, and it has reduced the state into being a mere instrument of global capital.