"All I know about thermal pollution is that if we continue our present rate of growth in electrical energy consumption it will simply take, by the year 2000, all our freshwater streams to cool the generators and reactors."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."David R. Brower on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."David R. Brower on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."David R. Brower on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."David R. Brower on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."David R. Brower on Bill Gates
"There is no place where we can safely store worn-out reactors or their garbage. No place!"
"It seems that every time mankind is given a lot of energy, we go out and wreck something with it."
"It is absolutely imperative that we protect, preserve and pass on this genetic heritage for man and every other living thing in as good a condition as we received it."
"The risk presented by these lethal wastes is like no other risk, and we should not be expected to accept it or to project it into the future in order for manufacturers and utilities to make a dollar killing now."