"I tentatively believe in a god. I was brought up in a fairly religious home. I think the world is compatible with reincarnation, karma, all that stuff."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Bjorn Lomborg on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Bjorn Lomborg on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Bjorn Lomborg on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Bjorn Lomborg on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Bjorn Lomborg on Robert Frost
"I think Al Gore has done a great service in making global warming cool. He's basically taken it from a nerdy, almost ignored issue to making it what it is - namely, a problem."
"We worry about the seemingly ever-increasing number of natural catastrophes. Yet this is mainly a consequence of CNN - we see many more, but the number is roughly constant, and we manage to deal much better with them over time. Globally, the death rate from catastrophes has dropped about fifty-fold over the past century."
"Money spent on carbon cuts is money we can't use for effective investments in food aid, micronutrients, HIV/AIDS prevention, health and education infrastructure, and clean water and sanitation."
"The main environmental challenge of the 21st century is poverty. When you don't know where your next meal is coming from, it's hard to consider the environment 100 years down the line."
"In the rich world, the environmental situation has improved dramatically. In the United States, the most important environmental indicator, particulate air pollution, has been cut by more than half since 1955, rivers and coastal waters have dramatically improved, and forests are increasing."
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