“When people, land, and community are as one, all three members prosper; when they relate not as members but as competing interests, all three are exploited. …”
― The Land Institute
“The soil is the great connector of lives, the source and destination of all. It is the healer and restorer and resurrector, by which disease passes into health,
age into youth, death into life."
― Wendell Berry
“America is not a pile of goods… America is a dream of greater justice and opportunity for the average man and, if we can not obtain it, all our other achievements
amount to nothing.”
― Eleanor Roosevelt
“Ecological agriculture allows us to make peace with the earth, soil and the society.”
― Vandana Shiva
The river moves from land to water to land, in and out of organisms, … you cannot separate the land from the water, or the people from the land.
― Lynn Noel
The 21st Century will be the era of nurture capital, built around principles of carrying capacity, care of the commons, sense of place and non-violence.
― Slow Money Principle III.