"Technological measures are important, but equally important is . . . a consciousness of the commonality of all living beings and an emphasis on shared responsibility."
Former Czech President Vaclav Havel.
"If the rainy season starts late, crops fail and people suffer. Children eat leaves. In that situation, only God can help us."
Kasko Ajikara, farmer and father, Gadabedji village, Niger.
"The depression we're all trying to avoid could very well be a prolonged chronic reaction to what we've been doing to the world, a mourning and grieving for what we're doing to nature and to cities and to whole peoples ...partly because this is the soul's reaction to the mourning and grieving that we're not consciously doing."--
James Hillman, psychologist, author of "Soul's Code."
"The report shows -- and this is encouraging -- that ambitious climate protection is economically manageable."