Words From the Wise
Dr. Joe MacInnis, director of the
upcoming Wisdom Keepers
videos, shares eco-advice from
some of his favorite profiles.
“All of us who live on this astonishing planet have to realize that
the ocean is our primary life-support
system. We have to stop abusing it.
We have to stop overfishing its depths
and destroying its coastal habitats.”
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“Everyone—not just the youth—
must understand that we can change
the world if we spend a little more
time thinking about how the choices
we make affect the earth.”
Robert Kennedy Jr.
“There are a lot of defeats in the
field I’ve chosen, but I detach myself
and say, ‘ The only thing I control is my
own conduct.’ I fight as hard as I can
to make sure that the world I leave
my children has the same good health
as the world my parents gave me.”