Despite its artistic pretensions, its sophistication, and its many accomplishments, humankind owes its existence to a six-inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains.
We’re all downstream.
– Ecologist’s motto adopted by Margaret & Jim Drescher, Windhorse Farm, Nova Scotia
I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.
Water is the new oil (Newsweek)