Garbage Quotes (5 quotes)
I am not unmindful of the journalists quip that yesterdays paper wraps todays garbage. I am also not unmindful of the outrages visited upon our forests to publish redundant and incoherent collections of essays; for, like Dr. Seuss Lorax, I like to think that I speak for the trees. Beyond vanity, my only excuses for a collection of these essays lie in the observation that many people like (and as many people despise) them, and that they seem to cohere about a common themeDarwins evolutionary perspective as an antidote to our cosmic arrogance.
The public is hedged about by so many goddam bookkeepers that no time is left in which to produce. More time is spent in carrying out garbage than in carrying in food.
Vultures are homely, but they clean up all the garbage and that's good. And they're elegant in the sky.
Wait a thousand years and even the garbage left behind by a vanished civilization becomes precious to us.
You must learn to talk clearly. The jargon of scientific terminology which rolls off your tongues is mental garbage