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Sunday, 21 January 2018
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"The modern woman is the curse of the universe. A disaster, that's what. She thinks that before her arrival on the scene no woman ever did anything worthwhile before, no woman was ever liberated until her time, no woman really ever amounted to anything." (Johns, Adela Rogers St. - Feminism)

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Browse Quotations about Pollution

 
Approximately 80 % of our air pollution stems from hydrocarbons released by vegetation, so let's not go overboard in setting and enforcing tough emission standards from man-made sources. - (Reagan, Ronald - Pollution)
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Fresh air is good if you do not take too much of it; most of the achievements and pleasures of life are in bad air. - (Holmes, Oliver Wendell - Pollution)
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I durst not laugh for fear of opening my lips and receiving the bad air. - (Shakespeare, William - Pollution)
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No witchcraft, no enemy action had silenced the rebirth of new life in this stricken world. The people had done it themselves. - (Carson, Rachel - Pollution)
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Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value. - (Fuller, R. Buckminster - Pollution)
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Raise a million filters and the rain will not be clean, until the longing for it be refined in deep confession. And still we hear, If only this nation had a soul, or, Let us change the way we trade, or, Let us be proud of our region. - (Cohen, Leonard - Pollution)
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Sanctions against polluters are feeble and out of date, and are rarely invoked. - (Nader, Ralph - Pollution)
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The most important pathological effects of pollution are extremely delayed and indirect. - (Dubos, Rene - Pollution)
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The new American finds his challenge and his love in the traffic-choked streets, skies nested in smog, choking with the acids of industry, the screech of rubber and houses leashed in against one another while the town lets wither a time and die. - (Steinbeck, John - Pollution)
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Unfortunately, our affluent society has also been an effluent society. - (Humphrey, Hubert H. - Pollution)
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