Quotations that match 'drought'.

Our fish, our recreation, our irrigation and all our uses of the Missouri River are threatened if the drought continues and the Corps of Engineers decisions aren't changed. Mike Rounds
[ Changed Continues Corps Decisions Drought Engineers Fish Irrigation Missouri Our Recreation River Threatened Uses]
Everyone except the far right wing of the Republican Party realizes that oil, gas and coal burning are the main activities that have sent the climate into bigger floods, droughts, hurricanes, and El Ninos. Donella Meadows
[ Activities Bigger Burning Climate Coal Droughts El Everyone Except Far Floods Gas Hurricanes Into Main Oil Party Realizes Republican Right Sent Wing]
For most of the history of our species we were helpless to understand how nature works. We took every storm, drought, illness and comet personally. We created myths and spirits in an attempt to explain the patterns of nature. Ann Druyan
[ Attempt Comet Created Drought Every Explain Helpless History How Illness Most Myths Nature Our Patterns Personally Species Spirits Storm Took Understand Were Works]
Texas has been hit especially hard this year by a continuing drought, threatening high winds and increasingly destructive range fires. Simply, these conditions have lead to extremely adverse conditions in the agriculture industry. Michael McCaul
[ Adverse Agriculture Been Conditions Continuing Destructive Drought Especially Extremely Fires Hard High Hit Increasingly Industry Lead Range Simply Texas These Threatening Winds Year]
You see, I had been riding with the storm clouds, and had come to earth as rain, and it was drought that I had killed with the power that the Six Grandfathers gave me. Black Elk
[ Been Clouds Come Drought Earth Gave Grandfathers Had Killed Power Rain Riding See Six Storm]
God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools. John Muir Environmental
[ Cannot Cared Disease Drought Floods Fools God Save Saved Them These Thousand Trees]
Any party which takes credit for the rain must not be surprised if its opponents blame it for the drought. Dwight Morrow
[ Any Blame Credit Drought Must Opponents Party Rain Surprised Takes Which]
The year 1826 was remarkable for the commencement of one of those fearful droughts to which we have reason to believe the climate of New South Wales is periodically subject. Charles Sturt
[ Believe Climate Commencement Droughts Fearful New Periodically Reason Remarkable South Subject Those Wales Which Year]
Yeah, the material's been good so far, although I'm sure there's got to be a drought coming someday. John Goodman
[ Although Been Coming Drought Far Good Got Material Someday Sure Yeah]
Violence is like a weed - it does not die even in the greatest drought. Simon Wiesenthal
[ Die Does Drought Even Greatest Violence Weed]
Plant diseases, drought, desolation, despair were recurrent catastrophes during the ages - and the ancient remedies: supplications to supernatural spirits or gods. Norman Borlaug
[ Ages Ancient Catastrophes Desolation Despair Diseases Drought During Gods Plant Recurrent Remedies Spirits Supernatural Were]
Texas' and America's farmers are suffering. As the Member of Congress representing the 10th Congressional District of Texas, I have traveled throughout our area and have seen first-hand how the drought has affected our agricultural communities. Michael McCaul
[ Affected Agricultural America Area Communities Congress Congressional District Drought Farmers First-Hand How Member Our Representing Seen Suffering Texas Throughout Traveled]
There is a lot that happens around the world we cannot control. We cannot stop earthquakes, we cannot prevent droughts, and we cannot prevent all conflict, but when we know where the hungry, the homeless and the sick exist, then we can help. Jan Schakowsky
[ Around Cannot Conflict Control Droughts Earthquakes Exist Happens Help Homeless Hungry Know Lot Prevent Sick Stop Then Where World]
Worm or beetle - drought or tempest - on a farmer's land may fall, Each is loaded full o' ruin, but a mortgage beats 'em all. Will Carleton
[ Beats Beetle Drought Each Em Fall Farmer Full Land Loaded May Mortgage Ruin Tempest Worm]
I think we are bound to, and by, nature. We may want to deny this connection and try to believe we control the external world, but every time there's a snowstorm or drought, we know our fate is tied to the world around us. Alice Hoffman
[ Around Believe Bound Connection Control Deny Drought Every External Fate Know May Nature Our Think Tied Time Try Us Want World]
Elephants can live to an age of up to 70 or 80 years and they have a good memory. It could be they come across an area that is experiencing a drought. Then they continue on their path and run into people. Richard Leakey
[ Across Age Area Come Continue Could Drought Elephants Experiencing Good Into Live Memory Path Run Their Then Up Years]
Our farmers and ranchers have never faced as many problems as they do today with drought, range fires, high gas prices and an ever tightening budget on agriculture subsidies. Michael McCaul
[ Agriculture Budget Drought Ever Faced Farmers Fires Gas High Many Never Our Prices Problems Ranchers Range Subsidies Tightening Today]