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Recycling quotes by Dorothy L. Sayers
#1. Those who prefer their English sloppy have only themselves to thank if the advertisement writer uses his mastery of the vocabulary and syntax to mislead their weak minds. #Quote by Dorothy L. Sayers
Recycling quotes by Tony Juniper
#2. From the recycling miracles in the soil; an army of predators ridding us of unwanted pests; an abundance of life creating a genetic codebook that underpins our food, pharmaceutical industries and much more, it has been estimated that these and other services are each year worth about double global GDP #Quote by Tony Juniper
Recycling quotes by Jen Hatmaker
#3. It started as a selfish act and has turned into a way of life. I can't stand to watch someone throw anything away that belongs in my green bin. #Quote by Jen Hatmaker
Recycling quotes by Steven Martin
#4. Things got used until they were useless and then they were tossed into a heap in a vacant lot that served as the neighborhood dump. There discarded items sat until the scavengers with wooden pushcarts made their rounds, picking through the piles. Anything recyclable - bottles, wire, any kind of scrap - was carted away to a vast and stinking shantytown in another part of the city where there resided what seemed to be a caste of trash pickers who made a living from recycling Manila's refuse. #Quote by Steven Martin
Recycling quotes by Matt Padwick
#5. His name was Ed. His nickname was Scrambled Ed. On leaving school he had taken a year out to decide what he wanted to study at University. The year passed and he still hadn't decided but went to University anyway.

'Academic' is defined as 'of, or relating to, institutionalized education and scholarship'. The same word, at the same time, also means 'having little practical use or value, as by being overly detailed, unengaging or theoretical'.
The latter definition seemed the most appropriate for Ed's university career which was a mash up of drinking, diving, surfing, kayaking and having his heart-broken. All washed down with a few pints.
After three years of that he was awarded a second class joint honours degree which he put in the recycling bin and went in search of something that would make him feel better. #Quote by Matt Padwick
Recycling quotes by Helmut Jahn
#6. We prefer synthetic rather than natural materials. Natural products are almost too valuable. Wood is much harder to produce than metal. And metal is recyclable, while wood isn't. #Quote by Helmut Jahn
Recycling quotes by Michael E. Mann
#7. In the draft plan, we're looking at recycling 20 percent of our garbage by 2010. #Quote by Michael E. Mann
Recycling quotes by Sallust
#8. A good man would prefer to be defeated than to defeat injustice by evil means. #Quote by Sallust
Recycling quotes by Anne Lamott
#9. Life is like a recycling center, where all the concerns and dramas of humankind get recycled back and forth across the universe. But what you have to offer is your own sensibility, maybe your own sense of humor or insider pathos or meaning. All of us can sing the same song, and there will still be four billion different renditions. #Quote by Anne Lamott
Recycling quotes by Fiona Apple
#10. I had really bad obsessive-compulsive disorder. At its worst, I was compelled to leave my house at three o'clock in the morning and go out in the alley because I just knew that the paper-towel roll I threw in the recycling bin was uncomfortable, like it was lying the wrong way, and I would be down in the garbage. #Quote by Fiona Apple
Recycling quotes by Daniel Keyes
#11. My father was in the paper recycling business back before they called it recycling. #Quote by Daniel Keyes
Recycling quotes by Maggie Nelson
#12. For the week after the man's visit to my work, campus security will assign an officer to stand outside the door of my classroom while I teach, in case he returns. On one of these days, I teach Alice Notley's grouchy epic poem Disobedience. A student complaints, Notley says she wants a dailiness that is free and beautiful, but she's fixated on all the things she hates and fears the most, and then smashes her face and ours in them for four hundred pages. Why bother?

Empirically speaking, we are made of star stuff. Why aren't we talking more about that? Materials never leave this world. They just keep recycling, recombining. That's what you kept telling me when we first met - that in a real, material sense, what is made from where. I didn't have a clue what you were talking about, but I could see you burned for it. I wanted to be near that burning. I still don't understand, but at least now my fingers ride the lip.

Notley knows all this; it's what tears her up. It's why she's a mystic, why she locks herself in a dark closet, why she knocks herself out to have visions. Can she help it if the unconscious is a sewer? At least my student had unwittingly backed us into a crucial paradox, which helps to explain the work of any number of artists: it is sometimes the most paranoid-tending people who are able to, and need to, develop and disseminate the richest reparative practices. #Quote by Maggie Nelson
Recycling quotes by Annie Proulx
#13. Home after midnight from a debate on the wording of a minor municipal bylaw on bottle recycling, he felt like he was a pin in the hinge of power. #Quote by Annie Proulx
Recycling quotes by Barry Commoner
#14. Recycling is a good thing to do. It makes people feel good to do it. The thing I want to emphasize is the vast difference between recycling for the purpose of feeling good and recycling for the purpose of solving the trash problem. #Quote by Barry Commoner
Recycling quotes by Rick Riordan
#15. Turns out Valhalla had been sending its recycling to home plate at Fenway, which could explain any problems the Red Sox were having with their offensive lineup. #Quote by Rick Riordan
Recycling quotes by John McCarthy
#16. My hobby of not attending meetings about recycling saves more energy than your hobby of recycling. #Quote by John McCarthy
Recycling quotes by Patrick White
#17. It was Sunday, and Mumma had gone next door with Lena and the little ones. Under the pepper tree in the yard Pa was sorting, counting, the empty bottles he would sell back: the bottles going clink clink as Pa stuck them in the sack. The fowls were fluffing in the dust and sun: that crook-neck white pullet Mumma said she would hit on the head if only she had the courage to; but she hadn't. #Quote by Patrick White
Recycling quotes by Evgeny Morozov
#18. Would you like all of your Facebook friends to sift through your trash? A group of designers from Britain and Germany think that you might. Meet BinCam: a 'smart' trash bin that aims to revolutionize the recycling process. #Quote by Evgeny Morozov
Recycling quotes by Keith Henson
#19. I much prefer the modern world. #Quote by Keith Henson
Recycling quotes by Fay Weldon
#20. One sort of believes in recycling. But one believes in it as a kind of palliative to the gods. #Quote by Fay Weldon
Recycling quotes by Blythe Danner
#21. Mostly, I spend my time being a mother to my two children, working in my organic garden, raising masses of sweet peas, being passionately involved in conservation, recycling and solar energy. #Quote by Blythe Danner
Recycling quotes by Eva Longoria
#22. I banned bottled water from my house - we have a water-filter system so you can drink from the tap. We always drink out of glass, and recycling is a huge deal, which everybody can partake in. #Quote by Eva Longoria
Recycling quotes by Dorothy Denning
#23. I prefer leaving things to the market as much as possible. #Quote by Dorothy Denning
Recycling quotes by Jeanette Winterson
#24. The point about food is that a lot of it used to be left-overs and recycling. #Quote by Jeanette Winterson
Recycling quotes by Eric Cantona
#25. My best moment? I have a lot of good moments but the one I prefer is when I kicked the hooligan #Quote by Eric Cantona
Recycling quotes by B. Roman
#26. I feel like it gives a subtle message about the importance of recycling..." said one reviewer. #Quote by B. Roman
Recycling quotes by Kim Harrison
#27. Together we made our way from the service entrances in back to the front, Jenks shedding clothes and handing them to me to stuff in my bag every few yards. It was terribly distracting, but I managed to avoid running into the Dumpsters and recycling bins. #Quote by Kim Harrison
Recycling quotes by Mokokoma Mokhonoana
#28. Motivational speaking is the art of telling people what they have been told before ... without them noticing. #Quote by Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Recycling quotes by Garrett Hardin
#29. But as population became denser, the natural chemical and biological recycling processes became overloaded, calling for a redefinition of property rights. #Quote by Garrett Hardin
Recycling quotes by Jim Harrison
#30. Naturally we would prefer seven epiphanies a day and an earth not so apparently devoid of angels. #Quote by Jim Harrison
Recycling quotes by Mindy Kaling
#31. I've found my productive-writing-to-screwing-around ratio to be one to seven. So, for every eight hour day of writing, there is only one good productive hour of work being done. The other seven hours are preparing for writing: pacing around the house, collapsing cardboard bxes for recycling, reading the DVD extras pamphlet from BBC Pride & Prejudice, getting snacks lined up for writing, and YouTubing toddlers who learned the 'Single Ladies' dance. I know. Isn't that horrible? So, basically, writing this piece took me the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas. #Quote by Mindy Kaling
Recycling quotes by Deepak Chopra
#32. We need to go back to our relationship with nature and understand that those trees are our lungs. The earth is recycling as our body. The rivers are our circulation. This air is our breath. And the star stuff, the carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen that comes from distant galaxies is actually the molecules of your body. #Quote by Deepak Chopra
Recycling quotes by Beth Ditto
#33. Some makeup companies have really good recycling policies, and it's worth finding out whether your favourites are among them. With MAC, for instance, you can take any of your old makeup containers into its shops, and the sweetest deal is that, once you've racked up six containers, you get a free lipstick or lip gloss. #Quote by Beth Ditto
Recycling quotes by Barbara Amiel
#34. When faced with the inevitable fatigue that comes with the recycling of speeches and the recycling of thoughts in a rather small stream of vortex, I am urged to not be ashamed of recycling. #Quote by Barbara Amiel
Recycling quotes by Ted Danson
#35. I think there are probably a handful of real character actors in this business. The rest of us are recycling. So now I'm Sam Malone the editor. I'm Sam Malone the billionaire. #Quote by Ted Danson
Recycling quotes by Gretchen Rubin
#36. If I can do something in less than one minute, I don't let myself procrastinate. I hang up my coat, put newspapers in the recycling, scan and toss a letter. Ever since I wrote about this rule in 'The Happiness Project,' I've been amazed by how many people have told me that it has made a huge difference in their lives. #Quote by Gretchen Rubin
Recycling quotes by Ellen Goodman
#37. I regard this novel as a work without redeeming social value, unless it can be recycled as a cardboard box. #Quote by Ellen Goodman
Recycling quotes by Rachel Vincent
#38. A field trip. You interested in doing something dangerous, and possibly illegal?"
Does it involve underage girls, broken curfews and soorte4d fruit toppings?"
I dropped the empty can into the recycling bin and leaned against the kitchen peninsula, grinning like an idiot. "Two of the three. And I could probably scrounge up some strawberry jam, if you're desperate."
"I'm never desperate," Tod said, only his voice hadn't come from my phone. I whirled around to see the reaper standing behind me, still holding his cell. "But for the record, I prefer apricot."
"Yuck. Nobody likes apricot jam. #Quote by Rachel Vincent
Recycling quotes by Paul Lansky
#39. I found myself recycling ideas and I saw that I had to invent reasons to compose a piece rather than start from some exciting idea. #Quote by Paul Lansky
Recycling quotes by Chuck Palahniuk
#40. The worst job in the whole world must be recycling toilet paper. #Quote by Chuck Palahniuk
Recycling quotes by Mike Quigley
#41. I like to take out the recycling because I actually feel like I'm doing something. #Quote by Mike Quigley
Recycling quotes by Joanna Lumley
#42. The concept of Shwopping is so clever, I think. The idea is that every time someone goes shopping, they can take an unwanted item of clothing and pop it in the recycling bin in their M&S store for Oxfam. #Quote by Joanna Lumley
Recycling quotes by Paul R. Ehrlich
#43. We know that if you have $20 million, it's better to buy a van Gough print than it is buy an executive jet, from the point of view of the environment. But when you start getting down, it's like the recycling question: What are things we can really afford to do, and how much pleasure do we get out of them? We haven't even started to have that discussion, and it's getting awfully late. #Quote by Paul R. Ehrlich
Recycling quotes by A. N. Wilson
#44. I should prefer to have a politician who regularly went to a massage parlour than one who promised a laptop computer for every teacher. #Quote by A. N. Wilson
Recycling quotes by Keith Ablow
#45. There's no original evil left in the world. Everyone's just recycling pain. (257) #Quote by Keith Ablow
Recycling quotes by James Van Der Beek
#46. I'm pretty much your average, energy-saving-light-bulbs-recycling citizen. #Quote by James Van Der Beek
Recycling quotes by Lauren Sams
#47. Are you a drinker?' the doctor asked. I heard the clunk clunk clunk clunk clunk of empty wine bottles hitting the bottom of my recycling bin.
'Um, I suppose I would say that. #Quote by Lauren Sams
Recycling quotes by Eugene Odum
#48. The Pacific coral reef, as a kind of oasis in a desert, can stand as an object lesson for man who must now learn that mutualism between autotrophic and heterotrophic components, and between producers and consumers in the societal realm, coupled with efficient recycling of materials and use of energy, are the keys to maintaining prosperity in a world of limited resources. #Quote by Eugene Odum
Recycling quotes by Erin O'Connor
#49. It's like recycling: selling old clothes to help make new ones. #Quote by Erin O'Connor
Recycling quotes by Reese Roper
#50. I'm not really very funny, I just keep recycling jokes. #Quote by Reese Roper
Recycling quotes by Wes Jackson
#51. The agriculture we seek will act like an ecosystem, feature material recycling and run on the contemporary sunlight of our star. #Quote by Wes Jackson
Recycling quotes by Joe R. Lansdale
#52. Far as I knew, closest she'd gotten to art was a drafting table and dressing mannequins in store windows, and the closest I'd gotten to saving the world was my name on some petitions, for everything from recycling aluminum cans to saving the whales. I put my cans in the trash now, and I didn't know how the whales we're doing. #Quote by Joe R. Lansdale
Recycling quotes by Marie Kondo
#53. Marathon tidying produces a heap of garbage. At this stage, the one disaster that can wreak more havoc than an earthquake is the entrance of that recycling expert who goes by the alias of "mother. #Quote by Marie Kondo
Recycling quotes by Micah Lexier
#54. I carry a knife with me so I can cut images out of cardboard boxes. I'm always cutting cardboard. Especially every Thursday, which is recycling day. #Quote by Micah Lexier
Recycling quotes by Derrick Jensen
#55. Even if through simple living and rigorous recycling you stopped your own average Americans annual one ton of garbage production, your per capita share of the industrial waste produced in the US is still almost twenty-six tons. That's thirty-seven times as much waste as you were able to save by eliminating a full 100 percent of your personal waste. Industrialism itself is what has to stop. #Quote by Derrick Jensen
Recycling quotes by Michael Hutchence
#56. I've never tried to emulate anyone. I've never idolized people, I prefer instead to get off on attitudes. #Quote by Michael Hutchence
Recycling quotes by Diane Samuels
#57. Do not throw me out. Please. #Quote by Diane Samuels
Recycling quotes by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
#58. Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to the praise that deceives them. #Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Recycling quotes by Barbara Coloroso
#59. The greatest part of each day, each year, each lifetime is made up of small, seemingly insignificant moments. Those moments may becooking dinner ... relaxing on the porch with your own thoughts after the kids are in bed, playing catch with a child before dinner, speaking out against a distasteful joke, driving to the recycling center with a week's newspapers. But they are not insignificant, especially when these moments are models for kids. #Quote by Barbara Coloroso
Recycling quotes by Arthur C. Clarke
#60. Naturally, the system would have to be rigidly closed, recycling all food, air, and other expendables. But, of course, that's just how the Earth operates - on a slightly larger scale. #Quote by Arthur C. Clarke
Recycling quotes by Deepak Chopra
#61. In Return to Life, Jim Tucker painstakingly and meticulously documents the recycling of memories from beyond the barrier of physical death. He then rigorously offers a scientific theory to explain how our consciousness transcends space/time and is, hence, eternal. This book is an important milestone of an emerging scientific paradigm that suggests that consciousness conceives governs constructs and becomes the universe or perhaps multiple universes. #Quote by Deepak Chopra
Recycling quotes by Gary Busey
#62. Drinking your own blood is the paradigm of recycling. #Quote by Gary Busey
Recycling quotes by William Shakespeare
#63. Advice is a form of nostalgia, dispensing it is a way of fishing the past from the disposal, wiping it off, painting over the ugly parts and recycling it for more than it's worth. #Quote by William Shakespeare
Recycling quotes by Anonymous
#64. The Ministry places great importance and focus on the waste management issue as one of the most pressing priorities in the UAE, given its economic, social, environmental and medical effects. The Ministry addresses this issue through two approaches, the first in limiting the generation of waste form the source, by organizing awareness programs that target families and individuals, or by regulations and developing a national regulatory framework for waste management. The second revolves around the reuse and recycling of waste as a national commitment and one of the major objectives of the national agenda of the UAE Vision 2021. We all hope that we can strengthen the cooperation between the public and private sector in that domain, and encourage private companies to play a more vital role in waste management in a way that exceeds corporate social responsibility initiatives. #Quote by Anonymous
Recycling quotes by Chris Campanioni
#65. The future is trash. Recycling it, re-arranging it. Making it beautiful again. #Quote by Chris Campanioni
Recycling quotes by Neil LaBute
#66. We live in a disposable society. It's easier to throw things out than to fix them. We even give it a name - we call it recycling. #Quote by Neil LaBute
Recycling quotes by Antonio Banderas
#67. The recycling in my house was imposed by my kids. #Quote by Antonio Banderas
Recycling quotes by Jean-Dominique Bauby
#68. Once, I was a master at recycling leftovers. Now I cultivate the art of simmering memories. #Quote by Jean-Dominique Bauby
Recycling quotes by Wendell Berry
#69. Much of our waste problem is to be accounted for by the intentional flimsiness and unrepairability of the labor-savers and gadgets that we have become addicted to. #Quote by Wendell Berry
Recycling quotes by Jenny Lewis
#70. I am in a constant cycle of selling my clothes at Wasteland and buying from Goodwill. Once or twice a year, I go through my closet and donate everything to Goodwill. It feels like I am recycling my fashion. #Quote by Jenny Lewis
Recycling quotes by Lauren Conrad
#71. During holiday parties I end up recycling a lot of my cocktail dresses and just wearing a layering piece, like a blazer and tights, with it. #Quote by Lauren Conrad
Recycling quotes by David Letterman
#72. Today is Earth Day. The way I see it, as humans the very least we can do is recycle. A lot of recycling is going on this year. For example, Bushes and Clintons. #Quote by David Letterman
Recycling quotes by Dave Barry
#73. One popular new plastic surgery technique is called lip grafting, or 'fat recycling,' wherein fat cells are removed from one part of your body that is too large, such as your buttocks, and injected into your lips. People will then be literally kissing ass. #Quote by Dave Barry
Recycling quotes by Julia Barr
#74. Don't know about a cabaret act right now, would actually prefer a role in a broadway musical. #Quote by Julia Barr
Recycling quotes by Al Gore
#75. John McCain is now openly endorsing the policies of the Bush-Cheney White House and promising to actually continue the same policies over again? Hey, I believe in recycling but that's ridiculous. #Quote by Al Gore
Recycling quotes by Chuck Palahniuk
#76. What I did was pour out about a gallon of Chanel Number Five and put a burning wedding invitation to it, and boom, I'm recycling. #Quote by Chuck Palahniuk
Recycling quotes by Julia Litz
#77. Create a wonderful Christmas or winter centerpiece using this wine bottle craft! You'll turn something destined for the recycling bin into a gorgeous and dramatic centerpiece, perfect for holiday parties. #Quote by Julia Litz
Recycling quotes by Ted Danson
#78. We have a project with Unocal here in Los Angeles, where we as an environmental organization, the oil company, and the state all get together to promote the recycling of used motor oil. #Quote by Ted Danson
Recycling quotes by Adam Minter
#79. ...[I]f the goal is a realistic sustainable future, then it's necessary to take a look at what we can do to lengthen the lives of the products we're going to buy anyway. So my ... answer to the question of how we can boost recycling rates is this: Demand that companies start designing products for repair, reuse, and recycling.

Take, for example, the super-thin MacBook Air, a wonder of modern design packed into an aluminum case that's barely bigger than a handful of documents in a manila envelope. At first glance, it would seem to be a sustainable wonder that uses fewer raw materials to do more. But that's just the gloss; the reality is that the MacBook Air's thin profile means that its components - memory chips, solid state drive, and processor - are packed so tightly in the case that there's no room for upgrades (a point driven home by the unusual screws used to hold the case together, thus making home repair even more difficult). Even worse, from the perspective of recycling, the thin profile (and the tightly packed innards) means that the computer is exceptionally difficult to break down into individual components when it comes time to recycle it. In effect, the MacBook Air is a machine built to be shredded, not repaired, upgraded, and reused. #Quote by Adam Minter
Recycling quotes by Dixie Lee Ray
#80. They fail to recognize the broad biological principle that organic material is constantly being recycled. Everything has a time of being - a birth, a life span, and a death. #Quote by Dixie Lee Ray
Recycling quotes by M. Lee Goff
#81. Insects are major players in nature's recycling effort, and in nature a corpse is simply organic matter to be recycled. Left to its own devices, nature quickly populates a corpse with a diverse community of organisms, all dedicated to reducing the body to its basic components. #Quote by M. Lee Goff
Recycling quotes by Robert Wringham
#82. Reduction is the least observed of the three R's of environmentalism ('reduce, reuse, recycle') but it's probably the most important. Reuse and recycling are sensible measures in an over-productive society, but why not neutralise the problem of overproduction at the source? Instead of choosing to act efficiently at the end of a product's life cycle by reusing or recycling it, we should stop said product from being made in the first place by eliminating consumer demand for it. If the rainforests must be burned and the oceans poisoned to cater for the essentials of human life, then so be it and we'll call it an inevitable pity; but for that to happen in the name of games consoles, cell phones and chocolate fountains is a wanton and avoidable shame. #Quote by Robert Wringham
Recycling quotes by Lee Silber
#83. Creativity is fragile; if you don't nurture it, it can die, leaving you recycling old ideas and pretending they're fresh. It's a sure road to mediocrity. #Quote by Lee Silber
Recycling quotes by Howard Schultz
#84. Starbucks has stores in America in many, many communities that are governed by many, many different municipalities. Starbucks cannot dictate to a municipality in Cincinnati or Kansas City or Sacramento how or why or when there should be a recycling program. #Quote by Howard Schultz
Recycling quotes by T. Boone Pickens
#85. Given the current state of our finances, we could sure use a quarter of a trillion dollars a year recycling through the U.S. economy rather than through the economies of Iran, Russia, and Venezuela. #Quote by T. Boone Pickens
Recycling quotes by Greg Walden
#86. As a lifelong Oregonian, I prefer our forests green, not black. #Quote by Greg Walden
Recycling quotes by Eknath Easwaran
#87. A mind that is racing over worries about the future or recycling resentments from the past is ill equipped to handle the challenges of the moment. By slowing down, we can train the mind to focus completely in the present. Then we will find that we can function well whatever the difficulties. That is what it means to be stress-proof: not avoiding stress but being at our best under pressure, calm, cool, and creative in the midst of the storm. #Quote by Eknath Easwaran
Recycling quotes by Rainn Wilson
#88. I've actually rented Bjork's swan dress. I know that's kind of recycling, but I saw An Inconvenient Truth. #Quote by Rainn Wilson
Recycling quotes by Jerry Greenfield
#89. Recycling, packaging, businesses are changing all of those things because that's what consumers want. #Quote by Jerry Greenfield
Recycling quotes by Belle Aurora
#90. Walking to the door, I stare into Johnny Depp's eyes and my gut sinks. "I'm sorry. You've been a good imaginary boyfriend, but I'm a grown-up now. There's no room in my life for a boyfriend. Not even an imaginary one." But he just stares at me. "Don't look at me like that." But he does. He's torturing me.
I sigh tiredly and rub at my forehead. "Don't make this any harder than it has to be. Please, Johnny. It's over." I'm getting a headache. I take my time pulling him down with the utmost care, rolling him up and putting a rubber band around him. I hold him in my hands and walk him over to the recycling bin. I lift the lid and put him in. I slowly close the lid and turn around. #Quote by Belle Aurora
Recycling quotes by James Ponti
#91. If this had been a public-school locker room, there would have been some gray jumbo-sized garbage cans nearby, and I probably could've taken care of cleanup by myself. But apparently the girls of St. Andrew's don't throw anything away, because all they had was a tiny wastebasket and some recycling bins. There were bins for paper, plastic, and glass, but none for rotting corpses. Go figure. #Quote by James Ponti
Recycling quotes by Clara Cannucciari
#92. We really never, never threw anything away. You think you know about recycling? We invented it. We had to. We were desperate. Sometimes maybe the only thing we had to work with was a couple of leftover baked potatoes from the weekend, and that was all there was to eat. Didn't matter to us that much. Ma just baked them again. Twice-Baked Potatoes really were kind of a treat for us, and we'd never complain when she served them. #Quote by Clara Cannucciari
Recycling quotes by Susan Freinkel
#93. Plastic should be a high value material ... [It] should be in products that last a long time, and at the end of the life, you recycle it. To take oil or natural gas that took millions of years to produce and then to make a disposable product that last minutes or seconds, and then to just discard it
I think that's not a good way of using this resource. (Robert Haley) #Quote by Susan Freinkel
Recycling quotes by Jon Krakauer
#94. The endless, agonizing recycling of what might have been, soon followed by a litany of rationalizations and self-deceptions as you struggle to reconcile the void between the person you want to be and the person you fear you are.. #Quote by Jon Krakauer
Recycling quotes by Cherie Lunghi
#95. I'm mad keen on recycling because I'm worried about the next generation and where all this waste we're producing is going. It has to stop. I wash out my plastic containers and recycle envelopes, everything I possibly can. #Quote by Cherie Lunghi
Recycling quotes by Sarah Rees Brennan
#96. Ah, the problem is that you didn't DTR," said Holly wisely. Kami stared. "What?" "D. T. R.," Holly spelled out, slowly and helpfully. "Do try rollerblading?" Kami guessed. "Dump the recycling. Don't taste reptiles. No, that doesn't make any sense at all." Holly wrinkled her nose. "Because the others made perfect sense?" Kami shrugged, and Holly grinned. #Quote by Sarah Rees Brennan
Recycling quotes by Thomas Sowell
#97. Where recyling takes place only in response to political pressures and exhortations, it need not meet the test of being incrementally worth its incremental costs. Accordingly, studies of government-imposed recycling programs in the United States have shown that what they salvage is usually worth less than the cost of salvaging it. #Quote by Thomas Sowell
Recycling quotes by Banksy
#98. We don't need any more heroes; we just need someone to take out the recycling. #Quote by Banksy
Recycling quotes by Dennis Prager
#99. There's more time spent on teaching kids about recycling than on character development in the American schools. #Quote by Dennis Prager
Recycling quotes by Ted Danson
#100. Individuals of all ages can make an important difference in the overall health of our ocean by the actions they take every day. Simple things like picking up trash on the beach, recycling and conserving water can have a big impact on the health of our ocean. #Quote by Ted Danson
Recycling quotes by John Bellamy Foster
#101. The chief causes of the environmental destruction that faces us today are not biological, or the product of individual human choice. They are social and historical, rooted in the productive relations, technological imperatives, and historically conditioned demographic trends that characterize the dominant social system. Hence, what is ignored or downplayed in most proposals to remedy the environmental crisis is the most critical challenge of all: the need to transform the major social bases of environmental degradation, and not simply to tinker with its minor technical bases. As long as prevailing social relations remain unquestioned, those who are concerned about what is happening are left with few visible avenues for environmental action other than purely personal commitments to recycling and green shopping, socially untenable choices between jobs and the environment, or broad appeals to corporations, political policy-makers, and the scientific establishment--the very interests most responsible for the current ecological mess. #Quote by John Bellamy Foster
Recycling quotes by James Marsters
#102. I love to work. When I was a kid, I would invite my friends over to play, then I would take them over to a recycling plant and we would haul glass all day. They hated me for this, but I thought it was fun. #Quote by James Marsters
Recycling quotes by Scott Aukerman
#103. Others may dispute this, we have tried to keep that sense of experimentation and putting new people up alive. And we haven't become a show, where we're like, "We know the 20 comics who are good and we're just going to keep on recycling them." #Quote by Scott Aukerman
Recycling quotes by Steve Wozniak
#104. It's can you, Steve Wozniak, design the same computer - maybe it's a Varian 620i - can you design it on paper with fewer chips than last month? Can you design it with 79 chips instead of 80 chips?I had played this game so long that I had all these little tricks in my head that I can't even explain. Nothing was wasted; absolutely zero waste. I told this story recently to the Resource Recovery Association, recycling, and they loved to hear I didn't believe in waste. #Quote by Steve Wozniak
Recycling quotes by Louise Penny
#105. Ruth believed in precycling. An evolution on recycling. She made use of things before people threw them out. #Quote by Louise Penny
Recycling quotes by Marianne Williamson
#106. It's easy to forgive people who have never done anything to make us angry. People who do make us angry, however, are our most important teachers. They indicate the limits to our capacity for forgiveness. "Holding grievances is an attack on God's plan for salvation." The decision to let go our grievances against other people is the decision to see ourselves as we truly are, because any darkness we let blind us to another's perfection also blinds us to our own. It can be very hard to let go of your perception of someone's guilt when you know that by every standard of ethics, morality, or integrity, you're right to find fault with them. But the Course asks, "Do you prefer that you be right or happy? #Quote by Marianne Williamson
Recycling quotes by Michel Faber
#107. By recycling pre-existing material, Shakespeare seemed to endorse a view common in his time, which has become even more entrenched in the 400 years since: that all the truly essential stories are already in the bag. #Quote by Michel Faber
Recycling quotes by Jeane Manning
#108. Many conscientious environmentalists are repelled by the word "abundance," automatically associating it with irresponsible consumerism and plundering of Earth's resources. In the context of grassroots frustration, insensitive enthusing about the potential for energy abundance usually elicits an annoyed retort. "We have to conserve." The authors believe the human family also has to _choose_. The people we speak with at the recycling depot or organic juice bar are for the most part not looking at the _difference_ between harmony-with-nature technologies and exploitative practices such as mountaintop coal mining. "Destructive" was yesterday's technology of choice. As a result, the words "science and technology" are repugnant to many of the people who passionately care about health, peace, justice and the biosphere. Usually these acquaintances haven't heard about the variety of constructive yet powerful clean energy technologies that have the potential to gradually replace oil and nuclear industries if allowed. Wastewater-into-energy technologies could clean up waterways and other variations solve the problem of polluting feedlots and landfills. #Quote by Jeane Manning
Recycling quotes by Franklin Gillette
#109. Nature is self-renewing as it adjusts to maintain balance. Nature becomes even more vibrant as it yields to allow recycling. It is best to align with success and become nature with your health, wealth, and relationships. #Quote by Franklin Gillette
Recycling quotes by Alex Steffen
#110. We don't need more recycling, we need a completely different system of closed-loop manufacturing, and no matter how many cans I crush, my personal actions at the consumer level are of very little importance in getting us there. #Quote by Alex Steffen
Recycling quotes by Katherine Boo
#111. Rich people's garbage was every year more complex, rife with hybrid materials, impurities, impostors. Planks that looked like wood were shot through with plastic. How was he to classify a loofah? The owners of the recycling plants demanded waste that was all one thing, pure. #Quote by Katherine Boo
Recycling quotes by Rick Riordan
#112. Okay, just so we're clear," Piper said, "I'll show you where Jason and I entered the maze, but I'm not doing the stereotypical Native American tracker thing. I don't know tracking. I'm not your guide."
We all readily agreed, as one does when delivered an ultimatum by a friend with strong opinions and poison darts.
"Also," she continued, "if any of you find the need for spiritual guidance on this quest, I am not here to provide that service. I'm not going to dispense bits of ancient Cherokee wisdom."
"Very well," I aid. "Though as a former prophecy god, I enjoy bits of spiritual wisdom."
"Then you'll have to ask the satyr," Piper said.
Grover cleared his throat. "Um, recycling is good karma?"
"There you go," Piper said. #Quote by Rick Riordan
Recycling quotes by Pierre Laval
#113. In the event of a victory over Germany by Soviet Russia and England, Bolshevism in Europe would inevitably follow. Under these circumstances I would prefer to see Germany win the war. #Quote by Pierre Laval
Recycling quotes by Chuck Palahniuk
#114. At the store, they have one-hundred-percent-recycled toilet paper," Marla says. "The worst job in the whole world must be recycling toilet paper." I #Quote by Chuck Palahniuk
Recycling quotes by Charlie Lovett
#115. If you mail a rare stamp it becomes worthless. If you drink a rare bottle of wine, you're left with some recycling. But if you read a rare book it's still there, it's still valuable, and it's achieved the full measure of it's being. A book is to read, whether it's worth five pounds or five thousand pounds #Quote by Charlie Lovett
Recycling quotes by Vik Muniz
#116. Gramacho is the last landfill that allows people in. Brazil is the leading nation in recycling due to its poverty. There are people there surviving from what they find in the garbage. #Quote by Vik Muniz
Recycling quotes by John Henry Holland
#117. The recycling of resource by the aggregate behavior of a diverse array of agents is much more than the sum of the individual actions. #Quote by John Henry Holland
Recycling quotes by Anthony Pratt
#118. My company in the U.S., Pratt Industries U.S.A., has grown from scratch to become a billion-dollar business based on recycling, as well as the largest Australian-owned employer of U.S. citizens. #Quote by Anthony Pratt
Recycling quotes by Mark Haddon
#119. Snow ... blots and softens the top of every object like ice on a plum pudding. Hedges, telegraph wires, cars, postboxes, recycling bins. The world is losing its edges. Look upwards and it seems as if the stars themselves are being poured from the sky and turn out not to be vast and fiery globes after all but tiny, frozen things which melt in the palm of your hand. #Quote by Mark Haddon
Recycling quotes by Rick Riordan
#120. Thousands of years ago, after the big Titan-God war, the gods had sliced him into bits with his own scythe and scattered his remains in Tartarus, which is like the gods' bottomless recycling bin for their enemies. #Quote by Rick Riordan
Recycling quotes by Bill Nye
#121. If you want grown-ups to recycle, just tell their kids the importance of recycling, and they'll be all over it. #Quote by Bill Nye
Recycling quotes by Pauline Kael
#122. In the sixties, the recycling of pop culture turning it into Pop art and camp had its own satirical zest. Now we're into a different kind of recycling. Moviemakers give movies of the past an authority that those movies didn't have; they inflate images that may never have compelled belief, images that were no more than shorthand gestures and they use them not as larger-than-life jokes but as altars. #Quote by Pauline Kael
Recycling quotes by Parker Tyler
#123. Recognizing the artist Joseph Cornell's genius for recycling, he inscribed a book to him as the Benvenuto Cellini of Flotsam and Jetsam #Quote by Parker Tyler
Recycling quotes by Dee Williams
#124. I took a deep, overly exaggerated breath, the sort of over-the-top gesture that was filmed for commercials about scented laundry detergent, but in this case was my way of trying to absorb every molecule of my old normal life. I loved the smell of the living room, the kitchen, Jenna's recycling porch, the cupboards, and the basement laundry room. I loved everything, and it seemed to love me back. It was as if my heart had grown to three times its normal size, and it could now hold the specialness of every person who crossed my path; it could track how phenomenal every scent, sound, taste, or texture was. Everything was beautiful, even if it was just the laundry that I'd pulled out of the dryer, still warm, and hugged like a small, lost child. #Quote by Dee Williams
Recycling quotes by David Gill
#125. Would we prefer to be lifting it? Of course we would. You can't look back, we have to look forward and say what are we going to do get it back next year. #Quote by David Gill
Recycling quotes by Julian Barnes
#126. - Is recycling to do with global warming?
- Need you ask?
- Well, I only ask because we've been recycling for twenty years or so, and no one was talking about global warming back then. #Quote by Julian Barnes
Recycling quotes by Ptolemy
#127. There's an inherent message in my work relating to recycling and the nature of value, but my artistic inspiration is fired by the qualities within the raw materials ... I come across many things which have been abandoned and find something more in them than their intrinsic worthlessness. #Quote by Ptolemy
Recycling quotes by Richard Briers
#128. I prefer theatre but TV keeps you well known. #Quote by Richard Briers
Recycling quotes by Melina Marchetta
#129. Memory is a funny thing. It tricks you into believing that you've forgotten important moments, and then when you're raking your brain for a bit of information that might make sense of something else, it taps you on the head and says, Remember when you told me to put that memory in the green rubbish bin? Well, I didn't, I put it in the black recycling tub, and it's coming your way again. #Quote by Melina Marchetta
Recycling quotes by Maggie Nelson
#130. Empirically speaking, we are made from star stuff. Why aren't we talking more about that? Materials never leave this world. They just keep recycling, recombining. That's what you kept telling me when we met
that in a real, material sense, what is made from where. I didn't have a clue what you were talking about, but I could see you burned for it. I wanted to be near that burning. I still don't understand, but at least now my fingers ride the lip. #Quote by Maggie Nelson
Recycling quotes by Joseph Fink
#131. You will know recycling has been picked up because your recycling bags will be gone and there will be a large, reddish brown smear across your front door roughly in the shape of an X. Or maybe it's a cross. It's not clear in the brochure I've been handed, which has no words, only dark black-and-white photographs of angled shadows along brick walls. I mean, municipal one-sheets are kind of useless, but this one is at least haunting. #Quote by Joseph Fink
Recycling quotes by Atlantic Publishing Group Inc.
#132. Adopt and rescue a pet from a local shelter. Support local and no-kill animal shelters. Plant a tree to honor someone you love. Be a developer - put up some birdhouses. Buy live, potted Christmas trees and replant them. Make sure you spend time with your animals each day. Save natural resources by recycling and buying recycled products. Drink tap water, or filter your own water at home. Whenever possible, limit your use of or do not use pesticides. If you eat seafood, make sustainable choices. Support your local farmers market. Get outside. Visit a park, volunteer, walk your dog, or ride your bike. #Quote by Atlantic Publishing Group Inc.
Recycling quotes by Darren Criss
#133. I'm super annoying, I'm the kind of guy that if there's no recycling bins around I hoard plastic bottles, put them in my bag and I bring them home. If I can afford it I want to put solar panels in. #Quote by Darren Criss
Recycling quotes by Peter Pace
#134. We prefer that the leaders of the Iraqi armed forces do the honorable thing; stop fighting for a regime that does not deserve your loyalty. #Quote by Peter Pace
Recycling quotes by A.J. Lauer
#135. It doesn't take long to realize you've made the wrong decision. You bump along with your eco-fueled ego in your eco-fueled vehicle and reuse every piece of plastic and glass you encounter, but it isn't enough. #Quote by A.J. Lauer
Recycling quotes by P. J. O'Rourke
#136. One of the problems with being a writer is that all of your idiocies are still in print somewhere. I strongly support paper recycling. #Quote by P. J. O'Rourke
Recycling quotes by Jan Peck And David Davis Illustrated By Carin Berger
#137. This little piggy saved some water,
This little piggy biked for sun,
This little piggy used windmills,
This little piggy used sun,
And this little piggy squealed
All the way home. #Quote by Jan Peck And David Davis Illustrated By Carin Berger
Recycling quotes by Ben Lerner
#138. The problem for him in high school was that debate made you a nerd and poetry made you a pussy – even if both could help you get to the vaguely imagines East Coast city from which your experiences in Topeka would be recounted with great irony. The key was to narrate participation in debate as a form of linguistic combat; the key was to be a bully, quick and vicious and ready to spread an interlocutor with insults at the at the smallest provocation. Poetry could be excused if it upped your game, became cipher and flow, if it was part of why Amber was fucking you and not Reynolds et al. If linguistic prowess could do damage and get you laid, then it could be integrated into the adolescent social realm without entirely departing from the household values of intellect and expression. It was not a reconciliation, but a workable tension. His disastrous tonsorial compromise. The migraines.

Fortunately for Adam, this shifting of aggression to the domain of language was sanctioned by one of the practices the types had appropriated: after several hours of drinking, if no fight or noise complain had broken up the party, you were likely to encounter freestyling. In many ways, this was the most shameful of all the poses, the clearest manifestation of a crisis in white masculinity and its representational regimes, a small group of privileged crackers often arrhythmically recycling the genre's dominant and to them totally inapplicable clichés. But it was socially essential for h #Quote by Ben Lerner
Recycling quotes by Becca Fitzpatrick
#139. That's really eco-friendly of you," Vee told Marcie. "Recycling Nora's old trash. #Quote by Becca Fitzpatrick
Recycling quotes by Barry Commoner
#140. In nature, no organic substance is synthesized unless there is provision for its degradation; recycling is enforced. #Quote by Barry Commoner
Recycling quotes by Max Tegmark
#141. The laws of economics tell us that atoms are expensive if they're rare, and the laws of physics tell us that they're rare if they require unusually high temperatures to make. Putting this together tells us that if atoms could talk, the priciest ones would tell the best stories. Garden-variety atoms such as carbon, nitrogen and oxygen (which together with hydrogen make up 96% of your body weight) are so cheap because garden-variety stars such as our Sun can produce them in their death throes, after which they can form new solar systems in a cosmic recycling event. Gold, on the other hand, is produced when a star dies in a supernova explosion so violent and rare that it, during a fraction of a second, releases about as much energy as all the other stars in our observable Universe combined. No wonder making gold eluded the alchemists. #Quote by Max Tegmark
Recycling quotes by Frank A. Clark
#142. When a man eats his words, that's recycling. #Quote by Frank A. Clark
Recycling quotes by Adam Minter
#143. Recycling is better--I won't write "good"--for the environment. But without economics--without supply and demand of raw materials--recycling is nothing more than a meaningless exercise in glorifying garbage. No doubt it's better than throwing something into an incinerator, and worse than fixing something that can be refurbished. It's what you do if you can't bear to see something landfilled. Placing a box or a can or a bottle in a recycling bin doesn't mean you've recycled anything, and it doesn't make you a better, greener person: it just means you've outsourced your problem. Sometimes that outsourcing is near home; and sometimes it's overseas. But wherever it goes, the global market and demand for raw materials is the ultimate arbiter.

Fortunately, if that realization leaves you feeling bad, there's always the alternative: stop buying so much crap in the first place. (269) #Quote by Adam Minter
Recycling quotes by Bartow J. Elmore
#144. For years, recycling programs proved unprofitable, and private institutions failed time and time again to create comprehensive programs that would dramatically reduce litter. Expensive recycling programs survived as the preferred and exclusive solution for solid-waste disposal in this country only because private corporations used their lobbying might to shift responsibility for the collection and recycling of corporate waste onto the public sector. In the end, consumers did most of the work, subsidizing (both through their labor and through taxes) the beverage industry's packaging-reclamation system, allowing companies to expand their operations without incurring increased costs. #Quote by Bartow J. Elmore
Recycling quotes by Catherine Clark
#145. I'm all in favor of recycling everything we can, but it's strange to see your past walking around with a new identity. #Quote by Catherine Clark
Recycling quotes by Donald Miller
#146. ALONE

One of my new housemates, Stacy, wants to write a story about an astronaut. In his story the astronaut is wearing a suit that keeps him alive by recycling his fluids. In the story the astronaut is working on a space station when an accident takes place, and he is cast into space to orbit the earth, to spend the rest of his life circling the globe. Stacy says this story is how he imagines hell, a place where a person is completely alone, without others and without God. After Stacy told me about his story, I kept seeing it in my mind. I thought about it before I went to sleep at night. I imagined myself looking out my little bubble helmet at blue earth, reaching toward it, closing it between my puffy white space-suit fingers, wondering if my friends were still there. In my imagination I would call to them, yell for them, but the sound would only come back loud within my helmet. Through the years my hair would grow long in my helmet and gather around my forehead and fall across my eyes. Because of my helmet I would not be able to touch my face with my hands to move my hair out of my eyes, so my view of earth, slowly, over the first two years, would dim to only a thin light through a curtain of thatch and beard.
I would lay there in bed thinking about Stacy's story, putting myself out there in the black. And there came a time, in space, when I could not tell whether I was awake or asleep. All my thoughts mingled together because I had no people to remind m #Quote by Donald Miller
Recycling quotes by Adam Minter
#147. In fact, Wen'an was the prefect location for the scrap-plastics trace: it was close, but not too close, to Beijing and Tianjin, two massive metropolises with lots of consumers and lots of factories in need of cheap raw materials. Even better, its traditional industry - farming - was disappearing as the region's once-plentiful streams and wells were run dry by the region's rampant, unregulated oil industry. So land was plentiful, and so were laborers desperate for a wage to replace the money lost when their fields died. As I hear these stories, I can't help but wonder: How much of the plastic that Wen'an recycles was made from the oil pumped from Wen'an's soil? Are all those old plastic bags blowing down Wen'an's streets ghosts of the fuel that used to run beneath them? #Quote by Adam Minter
Recycling quotes by Frances Beinecke
#148. Water efficiency, recycling, and other local supplies will help California flourish in a drier future. #Quote by Frances Beinecke
Recycling quotes by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I Of Constantinople
#149. Consider the willful scorching of the earth, over-fishing, wasteful hunting, excessive and dangerous recycling of resources, and other similar "injustices" against the ways of nature share in the responsibility for this ecological spiraling down. #Quote by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I Of Constantinople
Recycling quotes by Derrick Williams
#150. O love, please give me a passionate red recycling bin. I will put my desire in it. I don't ever want to throw love away. #Quote by Derrick Williams
Recycling quotes by Wendy Cope
#151. A Green Song
(to sing at the bottle-bank)
One green bottle,
Drop it in the bank.
Ten green bottles,
What a lot we drank.
Heaps of bottles
And yesterday's a blank.
But we'll save the planet,
Tinkle, tinkle, clank!
We've got bottles -
Nice, percussive trash.
Bags of bottles
Cleaned us out of cash.
Empty bottles,
We love to hear them smash
And we'll save the planet,
Tinkle, tinkle, crash! #Quote by Wendy Cope
Recycling quotes by Brian D'Ambrosio
#152. Her moral obligation
to keep our hearts entwined.
Her preeminent love,
smelling like life,
in a good way,
familiar like an ancient woodcut,
a private postcard in the midst of a crowd,
in an old T-shirt to soak up the memories,
committed to recycling life.

repairing the nucleus. #Quote by Brian D'Ambrosio
Recycling quotes by Rick Yancey
#153. I am like the water that runs over me, immune to permanence, recycling endlessly. I am water; I am life. The form may change, but the substance stays the same. Strike me down and I will rise again. Vincit qui patitur. #Quote by Rick Yancey
Recycling quotes by Neal A. Maxwell
#154. Time Management Tips: The perpetual processing of the same temptation is both dangerous and time-wasting. Cycling and recycling the same temptation (instead of rejecting such blandishment out of hand) is not only to risk one's soul, again and again, but is to bring on fatigue, so that the Adversary may be able to do indirectly what we will not let him do directly. A lack of decisiveness in dealing with temptation ties up our thought processes and prevents us from doing good with the time allotted to us. #Quote by Neal A. Maxwell
Recycling quotes by Russell Howard
#155. Are you recycling? Are you!? You just killed a polar bear! YOU! #Quote by Russell Howard
Recycling quotes by Bonnie Wright
#156. In my family we've always been into ethical stuff and recycling. #Quote by Bonnie Wright
Recycling quotes by Tishuan Scott
#157. I wish for recycling to become a major industrial agriculture. #Quote by Tishuan Scott
Recycling quotes by Ed Begley, Jr.
#158. If you're not buying recycled products, you're not really recycling. #Quote by Ed Begley, Jr.
Recycling quotes by Anthony Pratt
#159. We were in recycling before recycling was cool. #Quote by Anthony Pratt
Recycling quotes by Jane Levy
#160. My mom is the recycling Nazi, and I always bring a bag to the grocery store. #Quote by Jane Levy
Recycling quotes by Cassandra Clare
#161. Iron Sisters also badass at recycling! #Quote by Cassandra Clare
Recycling quotes by Diane Samuels
#162. You mustn't throw them away. Let me have them. #Quote by Diane Samuels
Recycling quotes by Ash Gabrieli
#163. I just don't get it. How does it happen, that good people let unworthy ones into their lives? Why can't we just leave those people who are made out of trash? We are not a recycling company for God's sake. #Quote by Ash Gabrieli
Recycling quotes by Vera Nazarian
#164. Unlike a fountain that circulates the same water in an enclosed, perpetually recycling system, a human being circulates thoughts in an unlimited reservoir of self.
Don't limit yourself to being a mere fountain when you contain an ocean. #Quote by Vera Nazarian
Recycling quotes by Alan Moore
#165. The announcement that there is a League of Extraordinary Gentlemen television series hasn't caused me to drastically alter my opinions. Now it seems they are recycling things that have already proven not to work. #Quote by Alan Moore

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