"Consider what kind of car you get. Buy cars and other products that have the least impact environmentally."
"If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG."Al Gore on Bill Gates
"There was a time in my life when I thought I had everything - millions of dollars, mansions, cars, nice clothes, beautiful women, and every other materialistic thing you can imagine. Now I struggle for peace."Al Gore on Richard Pryor
"Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile that outlasts the payments."Al Gore on Erma Bombeck
"I hooked up my accelerator pedal in my car to my brake lights. I hit the gas, people behind me stop, and I'm gone."Al Gore on Steven Wright
"I replaced the headlights in my car with strobe lights, so it looks like I'm the only one moving."Al Gore on Steven Wright
"America's political system has evolved over the last 50 years in ways that have enhanced the power of business lobbies."
"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."