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„[.. ] the values to which people cling most stubbornly under inappropriate conditions are those values that were previously the source of their greatest triumphs.“

—  Jared Diamond, Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
Cited by Tim Flannery, "Learning from the past to change our future" http://science.sciencemag.org/content/307/5706/45.full, Science, volume 307, 7 January 2005, page 45.

„My hope in writing this book has been that enough people will choose to profit from that opportunity to make a difference.“

—  Jared Diamond
Chapter "The world as a polder: what does it all mean to us today?", section "Reasons for hope" (Penguin Books, 2011, page 525, .

„Those numbers ay not sound like a bid deal until one reflects that average global temperatures were "only" 5 degrees cooler at the height of the last Ice Age.“

—  Jared Diamond
About global warming. Chapter "The world as a polder: what does it all mean to us today?", section "The most serious problems" (Penguin Books, 2011, page 493, .

„Remember that impact is the product of two factors: population multiplied times impact per person.“

—  Jared Diamond
Chapter "The world as a polder: what does it all mean to us today?", section "Reasons for hope" (Penguin Books, 2011, page 524, .

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