“The average person is still under the aberrant delusion that food should be somebody else’s responsibility until I’m ready to eat it.”
― Joel Salatin, Folks, This Ain’t Normal: A Farmer’s Advice for Happier Hens, Healthier People, and a Better World
“That’s the thing about Mother Nature, she really doesn’t care what economic bracket you’re in.”
— Whoopi Goldberg
Use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without.
— New England proverb
“Everybody knows what a caterpillar is, and it doesn’t look anything like a butterfly”.
An appropriate quote given one of my favourite childhood books is The Very Hungry Caterpillar written by Eric Carle.
A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.
Trees are your best antiques. ~Alexander Smith
“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,
Nothing is going to get better. It’s not.”
The Lorax (Classic Seuss)
Why try to explain miracles to your kids when you can just have them plant a garden – Robert Brault
The ultimate test of man’s conscience may be his willingness to sacrifice something today for future generations whose words of thanks will not be heard.
— Gaylord Nelson
former governor of Wisconsin, co-founder of Earth Day