"Myths about the dire effects of genetically modified foods on health and the environment abound, but they have not held up to scientific scrutiny. And, although many concerns have been expressed about the potential for unexpected consequences, the unexpected effects that have been observed so far have been benign."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Nina Fedoroff on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Nina Fedoroff on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Nina Fedoroff on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Nina Fedoroff on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Nina Fedoroff on Henry David Thoreau
"If there are more and more environmental refugees, they are going to end up on your doorstep too."
"Civilization depends on our expanding ability to produce food efficiently, which has markedly accelerated thanks to science and technology."