"Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Al Gore on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."Al Gore on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Al Gore on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Al Gore on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Al Gore on Saint Augustine
"America's political system has evolved over the last 50 years in ways that have enhanced the power of business lobbies."
"Consider what kind of car you get. Buy cars and other products that have the least impact environmentally."
"As human beings, we are vulnerable to confusing the unprecedented with the improbable. In our everyday experience, if something has never happened before, we are generally safe in assuming it is not going to happen in the future, but the exceptions can kill you and climate change is one of those exceptions."
"As I have said for many years throughout this land, we're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the future of human civilization. Every bit of that has to change."
"A zebra does not change its spots."