Quotes containing word "environment"

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Sell also: environs, surround, surroundings

Definitions and meanings of word "environment"

• Noun: the totality of surrounding conditions; example: "he longed for the comfortable environment of his living room"

• Noun: the area in which something exists or lives; example: "the country--the flat agricultural surround"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "environment"

Brian Mulroney
6 quotes about environment
Canadian Statesman, Leader
Born Monday 20 March 1939
Wangari Maathai
5 quotes about environment
Kenyan Activist
Monday 1 April 1940 - Sunday 25 September 2011
Carl Andre
2 quotes about environment
American Artist
Born Monday 16 September 1935
Maurice Strong
5 quotes about environment
Canadian Businessman
Monday 29 April 1929 - Friday 27 November 2015
W. Clement Stone
2 quotes about environment
American Businessman
Sunday 4 May 1902 - Tuesday 3 September 2002
Carlos Ghosn
3 quotes about environment
Brazilian Businessman
Born Tuesday 9 March 1954
Gale Norton
4 quotes about environment
American Public Servant
Born Thursday 11 March 1954
Helmut Jahn
3 quotes about environment
German Architect
Born Thursday 4 January 1940
Richard Rogers
3 quotes about environment
British Architect
Born Sunday 23 July 1933
John Baldacci
2 quotes about environment
American Politician
Born Sunday 30 January 1955

It is futile for an artist to try to create an environment because you have an environment around you all the time. Any living organism has an environment.

Carl Andre

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You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success - or are they holding you back?

W. Clement Stone

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You know, the environment is fragmenting, and the environment is, in many places, absolutely hideous!

Richard Rogers

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The orchestration of press, radio and television to create a continuous, lasting and total environment renders the influence of propaganda virtually unnoticed precisely because it creates a constant environment.

Jacques Ellul

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Machines built by human beings they will function correctly if we provide them with a very specific environment. But if that environment is changed, they won't function at all.

Ralph Merkle

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Governor Jan Brewer and the Arizona legislature have created an environment in Arizona where performing is no longer a neutral act. They have created an environment where they can convert the normal commercial interaction between artists and their fans into the means to apply this racist law.

Zack de la Rocha

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We begin to see, therefore, the importance of selecting our environment with the greatest of care, because environment is the mental feeding ground out of which the food that goes into our minds is extracted.

Napoleon Hill

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Bankers cannot afford to be concerned with only the economic aspects of projects. There may be serious implications on the natural environment, the urban environment, on human culture.

Arthur Erickson

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A place is an area within an environment that has been altered in such a way to make the general environment more conspicuous.

Carl Andre

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Business is a subset of the environment, not the other way around. You can't have a healthy economy, you can't have a healthy anything in a degraded environment.

Peter Coyote

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Being in a multicultural environment in childhood is going to give you intuition, reflexes and instincts. You may acquire basic responsiveness later on, but it's never going to be as spontaneous as when you have been bathing in this environment during childhood.

Carlos Ghosn

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I suspect that a substantial fraction of human problems in the world today, not just cults, result from the mismatch between the current environment and the environment in which we evolved.

Keith Henson

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When elected officials abandon our environment and ruin our natural resources, public health is endangered. I know the importance of providing a clean environment for our children; I have attended more than one funeral for a child who has died from an asthma attack.

Gwen Moore

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Excellent education and an excellent environment are two hallmarks of our state. How we treat our environment is connected to so many other opportunities in Maine.

John Baldacci

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We do not know, in most cases, how far social failure and success are due to heredity, and how far to environment. But environment is the easier of the two to improve.

John B. S. Haldane

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Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is a common habit to blame life upon the environment. Environment modifies life but does not govern life. The soul is stronger than its surroundings.

William James

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I think the younger generation, the people poised to dominate the workforce, are more socially conscious. They are more demanding in terms of environment and how that environment contributes to their life.

Helmut Jahn

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The most interesting thing about change in the environment is that for the most part the environment isn't changing.

Kevin Kelly

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You are the master of your environment. You've got your own head, your own mind. So once you figure out what you want for yourself, you have to create the proper environment to make sure you can live out all the things you want.

Tyrese Gibson

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The second stream of material that is going to come out of this project is a programming environment and a set of programming tools where we really want to focus again on the needs of the newbie. This environment is going to have to be extremely user-friendly.

Guido van Rossum

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