Аланис Обомсавин цитаты

3  0

Аланис Обомсавин

Дата рождения: 31. Август 1932

Реклама

Аланис Обомсавин — канадский режиссёр, сценарист, обладатель многочисленных наград в области документального кинематографа; представительница индейского племени абенаки.

Цитаты Аланис Обомсавин

Реклама

„When the last tree is cut, the last fish is caught, and the last river is polluted; when to breathe the air is sickening, you will realize, too late, that wealth is not in bank accounts and that you can’t eat money.“

— Alanis Obomsawin
Context: Canada, the most affluent of countries, operates on a depletion economy which leaves destruction in its wake. Your people are driven by a terrible sense of deficiency. When the last tree is cut, the last fish is caught, and the last river is polluted; when to breathe the air is sickening, you will realize, too late, that wealth is not in bank accounts and that you can’t eat money. As quoted in "Conversations with North American Indians" by Ted Poole in Who is the Chairman of This Meeting? : A Collection of Essays (1972) edited by Ralph Osborne, p. 43. In the article [http://quoteinvestigator.com/2011/10/20/last-tree-cut/ "When the Last Tree Is Cut Down, the Last Fish Eaten, and the Last Stream Poisoned, You Will Realize That You Cannot Eat Money"] "Quote Investigator" states that Greenpeace placed a paraphrased approximation on a banner in 1981, which has been widely propagated as a "Cree prophesy" or "Cree saying" and alternately attributed directly to Obomsawin, as in [http://wordsmith.org/words/virulent.html "A Thought for the Day" at Wordsmith (8 October 2014)]:

Годовщины сегодня
Морихэй Уэсиба фото
Морихэй Уэсиба28
основатель современного айкидо 1883 - 1969
Семён Яковлевич Надсон фото
Семён Яковлевич Надсон14
русский поэт 1862 - 1887
Джордж Вашингтон фото
Джордж Вашингтон38
первый президент США 1732 - 1799
Другие 69 годовщин