We should conceive of ourselves not as rulers of Earth but as highly powerful conscious stewards: The Earth is given to us in trust and we can screw it up or make it work well and sustainably.

Kim Stanley Robinson Trust Quote

If the amount of money going into the war economy were invested in landscape restoration we would be in a far more positive position. It may get a little dire before we pull together but I think when the prosperous nations and in particular the U.S. realize they’re wrecking their own kids’ lives there will be a mass change in value.

Kim Stanley Robinson Positive Quote