Quote of the Month – Feb 2008

February 2008 Quote:

“The longer you postpone the necessary, the more expensive becomes the inevitable.” said Chancellor Angela Merkel, the German head of state, regarding the need for decisive, cooperative actions to stabilize the climate. This quote represents the kind of leadership we need much more of at all levels says SustainableTucson member Bob Cook. “We here in Tucson, like people everywhere, live in an unsustainable city, in an unsustainable country, in an unsustainable world. Without sufficient attention to the priority challenges – that is, the timely sustainability challenges – our problems are certain to multiply.”

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