"America's political system has evolved over the last 50 years in ways that have enhanced the power of business lobbies."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Al Gore on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Al Gore on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Al Gore on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Al Gore on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Al Gore on Abraham Lincoln
"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."
"I think it's harder for people than it should be. But as more and more of us become carbon neutral and change the patterns in our lives to be part of the solution instead of part of the problem, we are now beginning to see the changes in policy that are needed."