Wallace Smith Broecker quotes

  • Normally, small talk is enough for me to form an opinion of someone. I make quick judgments, often completely wrong, and then stick by them rigidly.

  • But I am a lover of all kinds of art. And I just can't stick to one thing. I guess I could if I made myself, but I'd always be looking the other way, for other things.

  • The warnings about global warming have been extremely clear for a long time. We are facing a global climate crisis. It is deepening. We are entering a period of consequences.

  • Each and every one of us can make changes in the way we live our lives and become part of the solution [to climate change]

  • ...the Climate Research Unit of the University of East Anglia apparently cherry-picked Russian climate data.

  • I had only that one picture, Hitler, the Beast of Berlin, in which I had a part big enough to impress anyone. I tried for better roles over and over again

  • Good to know: Doctors can't cure you of being a beast.

  • During a chess tournament a master must envisage himself as a cross between an ascetic monk and a beast of prey.

  • Learn from the beasts the physic of the field.

  • Anyone who has no need of anybody but himself is either a beast or a God.