William D. Ruckelshaus
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Science Quotes by William D. Ruckelshaus (1 quote)
It has been said that America is like a gigantic boiler in that once the fire is lighted, there are no limits to the power it can generate. Environmentally, the fire has been lit.
— William D. Ruckelshaus
Opening remark in Foreward, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Legal Compilation (Jan 1973), iii. EPA website.