This we know: The earth does not belong to man, man belongs to the earth. All things are connected like the blood which unites us all. Man did not weave the web of life, he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web he does to himself.
- Chief Seattle, 1854
Why be at all, if not the one to seize the moon and carry off the sun?
- James Louis Carcioppolo
The human brain now holds the key to our future. We have to recall the image of the planet from outer space, a single entity in which air, water, and continents are interconnected. That is our home.