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  • Barton Seaver
    Barton Seaver
    American author and chef 1979-
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    80 percent of our global fish stocks are fully exploited, overly exploited or have collapsed. Two billion people rely on the oceans for their primary source of protein.
  • Bethany Hamilton
    Bethany Hamilton
    American professional surfer 1990-
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    God created the heavens and the earth, the oceans and the waves for our enjoyment. Surfing is just my way of worshipping Him.
  • Bernie Sanders
    Bernie Sanders
    American politician 1941-
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    Hillary Clinton is listening to the scientists who tell us that - unless we act boldly and transform our energy system in the very near future - there will be more drought, more floods, more acidification of the oceans, more rising sea levels.
  • Barbara Block
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    Human technology has made it to Mars. We are transmitting gorgeous pictures from it. Yet we have not explored our own planet. Two-thirds of it is covered with oceans that are still mysterious places.
  • Bill Mollison
    Bill Mollison
    Australian author, teacher and biologist 1928-2016
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    If and when the whole world is secure, we have won a right to explore space, and the oceans. Until we have demonstrated that we can establish a productive and secure earth society, we do not belong anywhere else, nor (I suspect) would we be welcome elsewhere.
    Source: Permaculture: A Designers Manual chapter 14.2
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    Imagine spending four billion years stocking the oceans with seafood, filling the ground with fossil fuels, and drilling the bees in honey production - only to produce a race of bed-wetters!
  • It is a noble land that God has given us: a land that can feed and clothe the world; a land whose coastlines would enclose half the countries of Europe; a land set like a sentinel between the two imperial oceans of the globe.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
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    It isn't the oceans which cut us off from the world - it's the American way of looking at things.
  • André Gide
    André Gide
    French writer 1869-1951
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    Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    New flood maps in many states have raised the estimation of flood risks along rivers, streams and oceans, adding many properties to flood zones for the first time.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    Our planet's lands and oceans are already stretched to meet the demands of 7 billion people. The human population continues to grow. The search for sustainable solutions is an economic and a moral imperative if we are to create the future we want.
  • Bill Nelson
    Bill Nelson
    American attorney and politician 1942-
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    We do not have the luxury of two big oceans protecting us as we have had in the past, for we now have a new kind of enemy who deals with stealthiness. Our ability to protect ourselves is having the information ahead of time so we can thwart the attack.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    We have reached a new milestone as a human family. With seven billion of us now inhabiting our planet, it is time to ask some fundamental questions. How can we provide a dignified life for ourselves and future generations while preserving and protecting the global commons - the atmosphere, the oceans and the ecosystems that support us?
  • Bernard Cornwell
    Bernard Cornwell
    British author of historical novels 1944-
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    What I mean by that is that the point of life, as I see it, is not to write books or scale mountains or sail oceans, but to achieve happiness, and preferably an unselfish happiness.
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