"We must pay greater attention to keeping our bodies and minds healthy and able to heal. Yet we are making it difficult for our defences to work. We allow things to be sold that should not be called food. Many have no nutritive value and lead to obesity, salt imbalance, and allergies."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."David Suzuki on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."David Suzuki on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."David Suzuki on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."David Suzuki on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."David Suzuki on Benjamin Franklin
"Treaties, agreements and organizations to help settle disputes may be necessary, but they often favor the interests of business over citizens."
"We're in a giant car heading towards a brick wall and everyone's arguing over where they're going to sit."
"The damage that climate change is causing and that will get worse if we fail to act goes beyond the hundreds of thousands of lives, homes and businesses lost, ecosystems destroyed, species driven to extinction, infrastructure smashed and people inconvenienced."
"Doing all we can to combat climate change comes with numerous benefits, from reducing pollution and associated health care costs to strengthening and diversifying the economy by shifting to renewable energy, among other measures."
"From year to year, environmental changes are incremental and often barely register in our lives, but from evolutionary or geological perspectives, what is happening is explosive change."