"Each one who is born comes into the world as a question for which old answers are not sufficient."
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"Our liminality is before our eyes these days; it takes no lengthy discernment process to name it. Everything is both familiar and unfamiliar, named and unnamed, known and unknown. Certainty seems a thing of the past as the reality of vulnerability sinks in; it holds both threat and promise."
"Change is something desirable, yet it becomes a source of anxiety when it causes harm to the world and to the quality of life of much of humanity."
"To see a world in a grain of sand and a heaven in a wild flower, hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour."
"Sustainable development is essential for lasting peace, and both depend on respect for human rights. We need to protect our planet. And only by working together can we make our common home safe for future generations."
"The Earth needs mercy, and we need to give mercy to the Earth and all other creatures rather than dominate over them and take what we don't need."
". . . . Ecology speaks to us of our deep interrelatedness within nature, and technology lures us to become something other than nature; to transcend the limits of nature . . . ."
"I thank you God for most this amazing day: for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue true dream of sky; and for everything which is natural which is infinite which is yes."
"If we believe that rights are inherent, then Nature’s rights already exist, and any law that denies those fundamental rights is illegitimate."
"Let those be ashamed and dishonored who seek my life; let those be turned back and humiliated who devise evil against me."
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