Quotations that match 'sustainable'.

If you believe that health care is a public good to be guaranteed by the state, then a single-payer system is the next best alternative. Unfortunately, it is fiscally unsustainable without rationing. Charles Krauthammer
[ Alternative Believe Best Care Fiscally Good Guaranteed Health Next Public Rationing State System Then Unfortunately Unsustainable Without]
When I think about the world I would like to leave to my daughter and the grandchildren I hope to have, it is a world that moves away from unequal, unstable, unsustainable interdependence to integrated communities - locally, nationally and globally - that share the characteristics of all successful communities. William J. Clinton
[ Away Characteristics Communities Daughter Globally Grandchildren Hope Integrated Interdependence Leave Locally Moves Nationally Share Successful Think Unequal Unstable Unsustainable World Would]
The recognition that things that are not sustainable will eventually come to an end does not give us much of a guide to whether the transition will be calm or exciting. Timothy Geithner
[ Calm Come Does End Eventually Exciting Give Guide Much Recognition Sustainable Things Transition Us Whether Will]
Achieving price stability is not only important in itself, it is also central to attaining the Federal Reserve's other mandate objectives of maximum sustainable employment and moderate long-term interest rates. Ben Bernanke
[ Achieving Also Attaining Central Employment Federal Important Interest Itself Long-Term Mandate Maximum Moderate Objectives Only Other Price Rates Reserve Stability Sustainable]
If a product is more expensive than another one, and more sustainable in ecology, consumers will not buy it. Jean Claude
[ Another Buy Consumers Ecology Expensive More Product Sustainable Than Will]
San Francisco lags behind other communities in providing a vital, vibrant and ecologically sustainable urban canopy, as well as open space in the city. Gavin Newsom
[ Behind City Communities Francisco Lags Open Other Providing San Space Sustainable Urban Vibrant Vital Well]
Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance. Kofi Annan
[ Building Challenge Development Equality Gender Goal Good Governance Itself Meeting More Poverty Precondition Promoting Reducing Sustainable Than]
The key to truly rebuilding our central city on a vital and sustainable foundation is people. Alan Autry
[ Central City Foundation Key Our Rebuilding Sustainable Truly Vital]
I'd like to provide information, inspiration, and access to whatever goods and services are needed to make it super easy for everyone to change their lifestyle to a sustainable one. Daryl Hannah
[ Access Change Easy Everyone Goods Information Inspiration Lifestyle Make Needed Provide Services Super Sustainable Their Whatever]
In my view, there is an urgent need to communicate with the public and help to explain where there is consensus, and where are there doubts about the issues of sustainable development. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Communicate Consensus Development Doubts Explain Help Issues Need Public Sustainable Urgent View Where]
Don't accept that you can't make a difference. Because if you can't make a difference, you won't make a difference, and if you put a multiplier on that we will continue on an unsustainable pathway. Maurice Strong
[ Accept Because Continue Difference Make Multiplier Pathway Put Unsustainable Will Won]
The conflict in the Middle East needs to be solved for the same reasons. It is necessary to reach a two-states solution, built on international law, for sustainable peace and development, and it can only be achieved through joint efforts by the international community. Anna Lindh
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Global markets must be balanced by global values such as respect for human rights and international law, democracy, security and sustainable economic and environmental development. Anna Lindh
[ Balanced Democracy Development Economic Environmental Global Human International Law Markets Must Respect Rights Security Such Sustainable Values]
First, the year 2004, the year past, the Comptroller General of the United States, David A. Walker, said that arguably it was the worst year in American fiscal history, clearly setting our Nation on an unsustainable path. Jim Cooper
[ American Arguably Clearly David First Fiscal General History Nation Our Past Path Said Setting States United Unsustainable Walker Worst Year]
We need what I have often called an ecological approach to the management of these resources and we do not have that now. We have the inertia of past habits, unsustainable habits. Maurice Strong
[ Approach Called Ecological Habits Inertia Management Need Now Often Past Resources These Unsustainable]
They will therefore not be in a hurry to risk their entire business by expanding too rapidly, but they are the major indicator of whether the manufacturing industry accepts there is a sustainable business in RFID production. Mike Marsh
[ Accepts Business Entire Expanding Hurry Indicator Industry Major Manufacturing Production Rapidly Rfid Risk Sustainable Their Therefore Too Whether Will]
Nevertheless, the concept of sustainable development is now known - even amongst those who haven't accepted it - and it's recognized, debated and followed by an increasing number of businesses. Maurice Strong
[ Accepted Amongst Businesses Concept Debated Development Even Followed Haven Increasing Known Nevertheless Now Number Recognized Sustainable Those]
If you want to maintain a sustainable supply of fish you have to farm the fish, rather than mine them. So putting your money into fishing fleets that are going to exacerbate the problem by over-fishing is not the way to preserve the underlying asset. Maurice Strong
[ Asset Exacerbate Farm Fish Fishing Fleets Going Into Maintain Mine Money Preserve Problem Putting Rather Supply Sustainable Than Them Underlying Want Way Your]
Moderation of oil prices would be very, very welcome. But overall I think we are in a position of stable growth, sustainable growth, and basically with inflation in check. John W. Snow
[ Basically Check Growth Inflation Moderation Oil Overall Position Prices Stable Sustainable Think Very Welcome Would]
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development. Kofi Annan
[ Cornerstones Democracy Development Education Foundation Freedom Human Immense Power Rest Right Sustainable Transform]
Yet, despite our many advances, our environment is still threatened by a range of problems, including global climate change, energy dependence on unsustainable fossil fuels, and loss of biodiversity. Dan Lipinski
[ Advances Biodiversity Change Climate Dependence Despite Energy Environment Fossil Fuels Global Including Loss Many Our Problems Range Still Threatened Unsustainable Yet]
The realization of a sustainable economic development strategy for Maine's Native American communities has always been a priority and a critical element of my administration's overall economic development strategy. John Baldacci
[ Administration Always American Been Communities Critical Development Economic Element Maine Native Overall Priority Realization Strategy Sustainable]
I will not let anyone tell me we must spend more money. This crisis did not come about because we issued too little money but because we created economic growth with too much money and it was not sustainable growth. Angela Merkel
[ Anyone Because Come Created Crisis Did Economic Growth Issued Little Money More Much Must Spend Sustainable Tell Too Will]
The African Union has to act in order to put an end to armed conflicts that undermine the continent, to fight against the devastation caused by AIDS and other contagious diseases, to promote sustainable development of its member states. Omar Bongo
[ Act African Against Aids Armed Caused Conflicts Contagious Continent Devastation Development Diseases End Fight Member Order Other Promote Put States Sustainable Undermine Union]
What pleases me most is that sustainable development is on almost everybody's agenda now. Maurice Strong
[ Agenda Almost Development Everybody Most Now Pleases Sustainable]
The Prime Minister of India, at a meeting that I co-chaired a few months ago, stated that any development that is not sustainable is not development. Maurice Strong
[ Ago Any Development Few India Meeting Minister Months Prime Stated Sustainable]
I firmly believe that we can have a healthy environment and a sustainable timber industry. Frank Murkowski Environmental
[ Believe Environment Firmly Healthy Industry Sustainable Timber]
Our mission, as set forth by the Congress is a critical one: to preserve price stability, to foster maximum sustainable growth in output and employment, and to promote a stable and efficient financial system that serves all Americans well and fairly. Ben Bernanke
[ Americans Congress Critical Efficient Employment Fairly Financial Forth Foster Growth Maximum Mission Our Output Preserve Price Promote Serves Set Stability Stable Sustainable System Well]
What Canada has to do is to have a government connected to the priorities of the people of which it is elected to serve. Those priorities include ensuring medicare is sustainable, support for the military, and tax and justice systems that work. Peter MacKay
[ Canada Connected Elected Ensuring Government Include Justice Medicare Military Priorities Serve Support Sustainable Systems Tax Those Which Work]
That the AIDS pandemic is threatening sustainable development in Africa only reinforces the reality that health is at the center of sustainable development. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Africa Aids Center Development Health Only Pandemic Reality Reinforces Sustainable Threatening]
In our view, successful reform is not an event. It is a sustainable process that will build on its own successes - a virtuous cycle of change. Abdallah II
[ Build Change Cycle Event Our Own Process Reform Successes Successful Sustainable View Virtuous Will]
I think we'll build a consensus for action on Social Security reform which will reduce that long-term unfunded obligation and put the system on a sustainable basis. John W. Snow
[ Action Basis Build Consensus Long-Term Obligation Put Reduce Reform Security Social Sustainable System Think Unfunded Which Will]
We have a moral responsibility to protect the earth and ensure that our children and grandchildren have a healthy and sustainable environment in which to live. Jim Clyburn
[ Children Earth Ensure Environment Grandchildren Healthy Live Moral Our Protect Responsibility Sustainable Which]
I believe sustainable use is the greatest propaganda in wildlife conservation at the moment. Steve Irwin
[ Believe Conservation Greatest Moment Propaganda Sustainable Use Wildlife]
Also, it is interesting that developing countries, with China and India perhaps in the lead, where the future of the global environment will be decided are now on board with the case for sustainable development. Maurice Strong
[ Also Board Case China Countries Decided Developing Development Environment Future Global India Interesting Lead Now Perhaps Sustainable Where Will]
During my nearly five years as director-general of WHO, high-level policymakers have increasingly recognized that health is central to sustainable development. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Central Development During Five Health High-Level Increasingly Nearly Policymakers Recognized Sustainable Years]
A safe and nutritionally adequate diet is a basic individual right and an essential condition for sustainable development, especially in developing countries. Gro Harlem Brundtland Diet
[ Adequate Basic Condition Countries Developing Development Diet Especially Essential Individual Nutritionally Right Safe Sustainable]