Natural Capital Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 38 Natural Capital Quotes

#1. I think many people (like myself) prefer to read poetry mixed with prose;
it gives you more to go by; the conventions of poetry have been getting
far off from normal life, so that to have a prose bridge makes
reading poetry seem more natural. - Author: William Empson
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#2. Natural capital is easy to overlook because it is the pond we swim in. One can live perfectly well without ever giving a thought to the sulfur cycle or wetland functions. Only when the benefits nature provides are disrupted do we take notice. - Author: Paul Hawken
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#3. Just as nuclear fuel will always be reactive, people will always be greedy. We need to enforce rules to balance natural greed with capital requirements so that greed can create productive risk taking and competition and not short-term extraction, otherwise known as theft. - Author: Dylan Ratigan
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#4. Though all the guns be silenced,
each soldier in his home,
There is no peace till Love comes,
till the meek may safely roam. - Author: C. P. Klapper
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#5. And remember, it's always her fault. That's your story and you're sticking to it. - Author: Sherry Argov
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#6. I think that the environmental movement is wisely moving away from a largely emotion-based argument for the spiritual or intrinsic value of Nature with a capital "N" and evolving toward a very hard-nosed case for the economic value of natural capital, ecosystem services, biodiversity, etc. - Author: Edward Norton
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#7. What defines us as Christians is not most profoundly that we have come to know him but that he took note of us and made us his own. - Author: John Piper
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#8. Happiness is a choice. You grieve, you stomp your feet, you pick yourself up and choose to be happy. - Author: Lucy Lawless
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#9. country devoid of natural resources, but which enjoys peace, a fair judicial system and a free government is likely to receive a high credit rating. As such, it may be able to raise enough cheap capital to support a good education system and foster a flourishing high-tech industry. The - Author: Yuval Noah Harari
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#10. In a country of such recent civilization as ours, whose almost limitless treasures of material wealth invite the risks of capital and the industry of labor, it is but natural that material interests should absorb the attention of the people to a degree elsewhere unknown. - Author: Felix Adler
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#11. The Russian Federation and the United States of America, the two biggest nuclear powers in the world, but apart from nuclear-wise, we have a lot in common. We have huge territories, natural resources, technologies, science, education, and of course human capital. - Author: Sergei Lavrov
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#12. Happiness shouldn't be this hard. - Author: Adam Silvera
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#13. Other powers will continue to enjoy an equal right to trade in and develop the natural resources of the occupied territory, for the economic development of which the investment of foreign capital is very desirable. - Author: Koki Hirota
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#14. We are now heading down a centuries-long path toward increasing the productivity of our natural capital - the resource systems upon which we depend to live - instead of our human capital. - Author: Paul Hawken
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#15. Let me repeat that: Our civilization is constitutionally incapable of reversing the annihilation of natural capital, or even slowing it down. Get used to that. When we really understand that, the project of reconceiving civilization itself will gain powerful impetus. - Author: Charles Eisenstein
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#16. I'm kind of like Che Guevera. I lead the revolution, but at some point I turn it over to someone else. - Author: Jesse Ventura
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#17. An economic system can remain viable only so long as society has mechanisms to counter abuses of either state or market power and the erosion of the natural, social, and moral capital that such abuses commonly exacerbate. - Author: David Korten
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#18. Jeddah is the natural cultural capital, an old fortified port on the Red Sea, the home of merchants and immigrants. Jeddah is historic, confident, less threatened by new ideas. Riyadh today is bible-belt fierce, and brash. - Author: Patrick Tom Notestine
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#19. Barriers to accumulation are perpetually dissolving and re-forming around the issue of so-called natural scarcities and on occasion, as Marx might put it, these barriers can be transformed into absolute contradictions and crises. - Author: David Harvey
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#20. Why were you smiling like that?" "Smiling like what?" "Like the cat that got into the cream pot. - Author: Joanne Fluke
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#21. The natural capital is not income, but we spend our natural capital as if it were revenue, as if it were going to come back next year without any problems, whereas these renewals in nature can take hundreds of years. - Author: Susan George
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#22. The financial crisis we are facing today arises from the fact that there is almost no more social, cultural, natural, and spiritual capital left to convert into money. - Author: Charles Eisenstein
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#23. After all, sustainability means running the global environment - Earth Inc. - like a corporation: with depreciation, amortization and maintenance accounts. In other words, keeping the asset whole, rather than undermining your natural capital. - Author: Maurice Strong
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#24. Including the value of natural resources and our social capital in national accounting is a vital step to achieve economic growth that is equitable and sustainable. - Author: Achim Steiner
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#25. Bill Ayers is an unrepentant terrorist. - Author: John Batchelor
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#26. Switzerland has one of the highest per capita incomes in the world, the strongest currency and the largest financial center for foreign assets. And we're a small country with no natural resources. Switzerland is the world capital of dealing in stolen goods. - Author: Jean Ziegler
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#27. I love teaching. - Author: Harry Mathews
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#28. From my earliest acquaintance with the science of political economy, it has been evident to my mind that capital was the product of labor, and that therefore, in its best analysis there could be no natural conflict between capital and labor. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#29. Since the most ancient times, all men, and particularly those who endeavored in the practice of medicine, have brought closer together two natural phenomena of capital importance: illness or fever and fermentation. - Author: Louis Pasteur
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#30. I believe all life has value, from conception to natural death. And I believe the intentional taking of human life, except to save lives, should be a capital offense, as it is in most states in America today. - Author: Tom Coburn
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#31. Today we have a temporary aberration called "industrial capitalism" which is inadvertently liquidating its two most important sources of capital, the natural world and properly functioning societies.
No sensible capitalist would do that. - Author: Amory Lovins
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#32. Some take advantage of natural resources to put the capital in the hands of the few, while some use these natural resources to benefit the majority, as we do in Bolivia. - Author: Evo Morales
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#33. The basic economic resource - the means of production -
is no longer capital, nor natural resources, nor labor.
It is and will be knowledge. - Author: Peter Drucker
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#34. If a self-organizing system becomes too static, it runs down; if it becomes too chaotic, it breaks apart. - Author: Danah Zohar
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#35. So there is a natural efficiency that you pick up as you can prioritize capital across a bigger set of opportunities. - Author: Bill Vaughan
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#36. I always wish I could go back and see the people that I love as children. - Author: Rachel McAdams
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#37. They neared the end of the platform. Behind them the train gave one last, loud whistle.
His cheeky miss quirked one of her straight brows.
"you'll miss your train, sir."
"Some things are worth missing, and some are not. - Author: Kristen Callihan
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#38. Stupidity is the only natural capital offense. - Author: Robert A. Heinlein
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