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Sunday, 19 November 2017
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"When truth is discovered by someone else, it loses something of its attractiveness." (Solzhenitsyn, Alexander - Truth)

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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Sanctions against polluters are feeble and out of date, and are rarely invoked.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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