James Lovelock Quotes and its meanings

James Lovelock has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Change Environmental Faith Food Freedom Future History Hope Intelligence Power Religion Respect Science Trust War

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What does James Lovelock write about?

James Lovelock has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about change, environmental, faith, food, freedom, future, history, hope, intelligence, power, religion, respect, science, trust & war. People always share Change quotes, Environmental quotes, faith, food, freedom, future, history, hope, intelligence & power from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by James Lovelock?

Here are the top most famous quotes by James Lovelock.

  • Geological change usually takes thousands of years to happen but we are seeing the climate changing not just in our lifetimes but also year by year.
  • I don't think we're yet evolved to the point where we're clever enough to handle a complex a situation as climate change. The inertia of humans is so huge that you can't really do anything meaningful.
  • If we gave up eating beef we would have roughly 20 to 30 times more land for food than we have now.
  • I'm a scientist, not a theologian. I don't know if there is a God or not. Religion requires certainty. Revere and respect Gaia. Have trust in Gaia. But not faith.
  • I've got personal views on the '60s. You can't have freedom without paying the price for it.
  • You mustn't take what I say as gospel because no one can second-guess the future.
  • There aren't just bad people that commit genocide we are all capable of it. It's our evolutionary history.
  • There is little evidence that our individual intelligence has improved through recorded history.
  • One thing that being a scientist has taught me is that you can never be certain about anything. You never know the truth. You can only approach it and hope to get a bit nearer to it each time. You iterate towards the truth. You don't know it.
  • I have heard that the Saudi Arabians are paying Greenpeace to campaign against Nuclear Power. It wouldn't surprise me at all.