Jacques-Yves Cousteau

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Jacques-Yves Cousteau

Jacques-Yves Cousteau

A lot of people attack the sea, I make love to it.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:19]
Farming as we do it is hunting, and in the sea we act like barbarians.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:23]
From birth, man carries the weight of gravity on his shoulders. He is bolted to earth. But man has only to sink beneath the surface and he is free.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:28]
I am not a scientist. I am, rather, an impresario of scientists.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:38]
I believe that national sovereignties will shrink in the face of universal interdependence.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:44]
If we go on the way we have, the fault is our greed and if we are not willing to change, we will disappear from the face of the globe, to be replaced by the insect.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:48]
If we were logical, the future would be bleak, indeed. But we are more than logical. We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope, and we can work.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:53]
In order to stabilize world population, we must eliminate 350,000 per day.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:58]
It is certain that the study of human psychology, if it were undertaken exclusively in prisons, would also lead to misrepresentation and absurd generalizations.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:09]
Man, of all the animals, is probably the only one to regard himself as a great delicacy.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:18]
Mankind has probably done more damage to the Earth in the 20th century than in all of previous human history.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:23]
No aquarium, no tank in a marine land, however spacious it may be, can begin to duplicate the conditions of the sea. And no dolphin who inhabits one of those aquariums or one of those marine lands can be considered normal.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:28]
No sooner does man discover intelligence than he tries to involve it in his own stupidity.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:33]
People protect what they love.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:37]
The happiness of the bee and the dolphin is to exist. For man it is to know that and to wonder at it.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:52]
The real cure for our environmental problems is to understand that our job is to salvage Mother Nature. We are facing a formidable enemy in this field. It is the hunters... and to convince them to leave their guns on the wall is going to be very difficult.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:57]
The road to the future leads us smack into the wall. We simply ricochet off the alternatives that destiny offers. Our survival is no more than a question of 25, 50 or perhaps 100 years.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:08]
The sea is the universal sewer.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:12]
The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:16]
The sea, the great unifier, is man's only hope. Now, as never before, the old phrase has a literal meaning: we are all in the same boat.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:24]
Water and air, the two essential fluids on which all life depends, have become global garbage cans.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:29]
We forget that the water cycle and the life cycle are one.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:33]
We must plant the sea and herd its animals using the sea as farmers instead of hunters. That is what civilization is all about - farming replacing hunting.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:38]
What is a scientist after all? It is a curious man looking through a keyhole, the keyhole of nature, trying to know what's going on.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:43]
When one man, for whatever reason, has the opportunity to lead an extraordinary life, he has no right to keep it to himself.More Jacques-Yves Cousteau [10/06/2011 03:10:50]

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