Are you good at remembering quotations? In this week’s quiz, see if you can identify the individuals who made these five memorable statements about the environment and humans’ capability to bring about positive change.
Earth911.com Quiz #28: Who Said It? Environmental Quotes To Remember
Who spoke the wise words in this week’s Earth911 Quiz? Your challenge is to identify the source of these famous environmental quotes. Good luck!
Every week, Earth911.com challenges you with quizzes that test your sustainability savvy and help you make environmentally friendly choices when you shop, use products, and dispose of unwanted items.
Who never doubted the power of a small group?
Who said: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”?
Who believed we each make an impact on the world every day?
Who said: “You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference and you have to decide what kind of a difference you want to make.”?
Who said forests are the lungs of our land?
An American president said: “A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people.” Which president was the speaker?
Who believed science cannot conquer nature?
Who said: “The proper use of science is not to conquer nature but to live in it.”?
Who said Earth is a fine place worth fighting for?
Who said: “The Earth is a fine place and worth fighting for” in the mid-20th century?
Making smart sustainable choices requires practice. Earth911’s weekly sustainability quiz helps you hone your ability to recognize earth-friendly products and services. Through your daily choices — from transportation mode to purchases to waste disposal — you can make a positive difference.
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Editor’s note: This quiz was originally published on September 13, 2018.
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