"We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect."
- from A Sand County Almanac (1949)
- Aldo Leopold (American ecologist, forester, and conservationist; b. 1887 - d. 1948)
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