127+ Best Global Warming Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational global warming quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

Famous Global Warming Quotes

Nothing is more obstinate than a fashionable consensus. – Margaret Thatcher

The global warming deniers persist in this air of unreality. After all, the entire north polar icecap, which has been there for most of the last 3 million years, is disappearing before our eyes. Forty percent is already gone. The rest is expected to go completely within the next decade. What do they think is causing this? – Al Gore

Unfortunately the global warming hysteria, as I see it, is driven by politics more than by science. – Freeman Dyson

Global warming, like Marxism, is a political theory of actions, demanding compliance with its rules. – Paul Johnson

We simply must do everything we can in our power to slow down global warming before it is too late…We can save our planet and also boost our economy at the same time. – Arnold Schwarzenegger

Here’s the thing about global warming that I didn’t realize: it would all happen at once. – Jon Stewart

Time is running out for the climate – Chris Rose

All of us living in today’s world are facing an enormous crisis – arguably the greatest that humanity has ever faced – in the form of man-made global warming; one can’t be neutral at such a moment. It’s like claiming to be neutral if you’re living in Germany in 1933. – Adam Hochschild

If we don’t figure out global warming, we’re not going to be able to be here. – Lisa Rinna

Climate change is some kind of tricky campaign made up by some commercial structures to promote their business projects. – Dmitry Medvedev

We simply don’t know yet what’s going to happen to the carbon in the atmosphere. – Freeman Dyson

Whether the process proves to be Kyoto or something else, let’s acknowledge the urgency of global warming. – Brian Mulroney

I’m often asked whether I believe in Global Warming. I now just reply with the question: Do you believe in Gravity? – Neil deGrasse Tyson

There are some areas where the Kochs are on the same page with [Donald] Trump. He doesn’t believe in global warming. He says it’s a hoax . – Jane Mayer

What is concisely referred to as global warming, is a fatal mistake of the present time. – Vaclav Klaus

Global warming threatens the survival of our species. – Lucien Bouchard

I don’t like being called a denier because deniers don’t believe in facts. There are no facts linking the concentration of atmospheric carbon dioxide with imminent catastrophic global warming there are only predictions based on complex computer models. – David Bellamy

We do not know how much of the environmental change is due to human activities and how much [is due] to long-term natural processes over which we have no control. – Freeman Dyson

Not only do journalists not have a responsibility to report what skeptical scientists have to say about global warming. They have a responsibility not to report what these scientists say. – Ross Gelbspan

I found the source of global warming is coming from the hot air coming out of Washington. – Matt Salmon

Our situation, with global warming and air quality and all of that, has gotten to be catastrophic. – Morgan Freeman

Cigarette smoking is a significant contributor to global warming! – Al Gore

Today, the global warming alarmists are the equivalent of the flat-Earthers. It used to be [that] it is accepted scientific wisdom the Earth is flat, and this heretic named Galileo was branded a denier. – Ted Cruz

Global warming, climate change, it’s a total. – Rush Limbaugh

We should never present flesh as somehow morally distinguishable from dairy. To the extent it is morally wrong to eat flesh, it is as morally wrong – and possibly more morally wrong – to consume dairy – Gary L. Francione

Pat Buchanan is so homo-phobic, he blames global warming on the AIDS quilt. – Dennis Miller

I used so much hairspray that I feel personally responsible for global warming! – Dusty Springfield

The cheapest and most efficient way of slowing down global warming is to protect and restore the forests, particularly the tropical forests – Jane Goodall

The climate change debate is basically not about science; it is about ideology. It is not about global temperature; it is about the concept of human society. It is not about nature or scientific ecology; it is about environmentalism, about one – recently born – dirigistic and collectivistic ideology, which goes against freedom and free markets. – Vaclav Klaus

To date, no convincing evidence for AGW (anthropogenic global warming) has been discovered. And recent global climate behavior is not consistent with AGW model predictions. – Richard Courtney

Penn & Teller don’t know jack about global warming. – Penn Jillette

They say this is global warming: I say this is poppycock. – David Bellamy

Global warming’ is just the latest in a long line of hysterical crusades to which we seem to be increasingly susceptible. – Thomas Sowell

I would like to see a future where artists think that they have a right to contemplate things like global warming. – Brian Eno

Today, we can see with our own eyes what global warming is doing. In that context it becomes truly irresponsible, if not immoral, for us not to do something. – Joe Lieberman

There’s so many things happening with computers and what-not, where we may be able to live until 150 and even longer, but if the planet’s not here for us to live on it, if we burn ourselves out from global warming and everything else, if we don’t figure that out, if we don’t figure out an alternative form of energy, I think we’re in big, fat trouble. – Lisa Rinna

Global warming is not a threat. It’s not a real threat. It’s not a credible threat. It’s not an imminent threat. ISIS is. – Eric Bolling

You know who they’re blaming for global warming now? This is true. Fat people. – Craig Ferguson

The biologists have essentially been pushed aside. Al Gore’s just an opportunist. The person who is really responsible for this overestimate of global warming is Jim Hansen. He consistently exaggerates all the dangers. – Freeman Dyson

The planet will continue to cook. – Paul Krugman

Each year we pump at least six billion tons of heat-trapping carbon into the innermost layer of our atmosphere, whose outer extent is only about twelve miles overhead. According to an IPCC (United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) report released this year, atmospheric CO2 will, if the buildup is left unchecked, double from its pre-industrial level within the next century. That doubling of CO2 correlates with an increase in the global temperature of at least three to eight degrees Fahrenheit. The last ice age was just five to nine degrees colder than our current climate. – Ross Gelbspan

Global warming is more of a blessing than a curse. – Julian Barnes

When we think about global warming at all, the arguments tend to be ideological, theological and economic. – Bill McKibben

When I listen to the public debates about climate change, I am impressed by the enormous gaps in our knowledge, the sparseness of our observations and the superficiality of our theories. – Freeman Dyson

Global warming has taken the place of Communism as an absurdity that ‘liberals’ will defend to the death regardless of the evidence showing its folly. – John Ray

The real negotiation is between humans on the one hand and chemistry and physics on the other. And chemistry and physics, unfortunately, don’t bargain. – Bill McKibben

Only the out of touch media elites think the biggest problems facing America – you know this, this is what they talk about, facing American society today is that there are 11 million illegal immigrants who don’t have legal status. And, they also think the biggest thing, and you know this, it’s not nuclear, and it’s not ISIS, it’s not Russia, it’s not China, it’s global warming. – Donald Trump

I don’t think we have conclusive proof that humans are at the center of [global warming] – Newt Gingrich

We are running out of time, we must have a planetary solution to a planetary crisis. – Al Gore

Global warming is the greatest and most successful pseudoscientific fraud I have seen in my long life as a physicist. – Harold Lewis

The big thing we are working on now is the global warming hoax. It’s all voodoo, nonsense, hokum, a hoax. – Michele Bachmann

Is global warming new? I don’t know. When I was young I remember the sun being hot. – Dennis Miller

Scientists like Bjorn Lomborg in The Skeptical Environmentalist have, in my opinion, properly nailed environmental extremists for these exaggerated scenarios. – Michael Shermer

Global warming is controversial, of course, but the controversy is mainly over whether human activity is driving it. – Michio Kaku

Global warming isn’t a prediction. It is happening. – James Hansen

I don’t believe man-made global warming is settled in science enough. – Rick Perry

I have not seen Al Gore’s movie. – Dick Cheney

Esso has been the main one in America spreading the disinformation that there is no global warming problem. – James Lovelock

Let’s just say that global warming deniers are now on a par with Holocaust deniers. – Ellen Goodman

Because of the complexity of the problem, environmental skepticism was once tenable. No longer. It is time to flip from skepticism to activism. – Michael Shermer

Industrial production of meat makes a huge contribution to global warming. – Noam Chomsky

Poor Al Gore. Global warming completely debunked via the very internet you invented. – Jon Stewart

There is no opinion, however absurd, which men will not readily embrace as soon as they can be brought to the conviction that it is generally adopted. – Arthur Schopenhauer

My first inclination is to be a bit skeptical about the claims that human-produced carbon dioxide is the direct contributor to global warming. – Buzz Aldrin

Global warming alarmists are unpatriotic racists knowingly misleading for their own ends, – Pat Sajak

Global warming is not a conqueror to kneel before – but a challenge to rise to. A challenge we must rise to. – Joe Lieberman

Decades of scientific research has proven that carbon pollution is harmful to human health and causes global warming. – Jeff Merkley

Irene’s got a middle name, and it’s Global Warming. – Bill McKibben

Not a scientific body capable of accurately assessing the facts about global warming. – Vaclav Klaus

How much damage will have been done before we act? – John McCain

The Aedes aegypti mosquito, which spreads dengue fever and yellow fever, has traditionally been unable to survive at altitudes higher than 1,000 meters because of colder temperatures there. But with recent warming trends, those mosquitoes have now been reported at 1,240 meters in Costa Rica and at 2,200 meters in Columbia. Malaria-bearing mosquitoes, too, have moved to higher elevations in central Africa, Asia, and parts of Latin America, triggering new outbreaks of the disease. – Ross Gelbspan

The only reason runaway global warming seems unstoppable is that we have not yet tried to stop it. – Gregg Easterbrook

As you get more global warming, you should see an increase in the extremes of the hydrological cycle – droughts and floods and heavy precipitation. – James Hansen

As someone who lived under communism for most of my life I feel obliged to say that the biggest threat to freedom, democracy, the market economy and prosperity at the beginning of the 21st century is not communism or its various softer variants. Communism was replaced by the threat of ambitious environmentalism. – Vaclav Klaus

The conversation on global warming has been stalled because a shrinking group of denialists fly into a rage when it’s mentioned. – Al Gore

Global warming is no longer a philosophical threat, no longer a future threat, no longer a threat at all. It’s our reality. – Bill McKibben

Forget about whether global warming exists. My focus is on jobs. – Debbie Stabenow

They say if the warming trend continues, by 2015 Hillary Clinton might actually thaw out. – Jay Leno

Millennials really don’t turn out in numbers that people expect and hope for. Speaking of global warming and climate change, you know all these emails that WikiLeaks is dumping? I haven’t found any on climate change. We got emails from Hillary to her campaign staff and her campaign staff to Hillary. – Rush Limbaugh

I hope to contribute to a global warming of hearts and a climate change in human consciousness. – Q’orianka Kilcher

This is not something that happens far away to people that we don’t know. Global warming is something that happens to all of us, all at once. – Larry Brilliant

The single greatest problem the world has is nuclear armament, nuclear weapons, not global warming. – Donald Trump

Humanity is facing a challenge unlike any we’ve ever had to confront. We are in an unprecedented period of change. – David Suzuki

If global warming is such a bad thing, then why is it taking out all of mankind’s competitors? It just seems to me that the less species are out there, killing all our Caribou, the better. – Zach Braff

Israel undermines the international community’s reaction to global warming. – Clare Short

We pull out of the ground death, we burn death in our power plants, and then we act shocked when we get death in the form of oil spills and global warming. – Van Jones

On average, global warming is not going to harm the developing world. – Bjorn Lomborg

I don’t think there is any global warming. I don’t see the statistical data for that. – Vaclav Klaus

I accept that climate change is a challenge, I accept the broad theory about global warming. I am sceptical about a lot of the more gloomy predictions. – John Howard

Just because you see an iceberg does not mean that there isn’t global warming. – John Hodgman

If you want to understand opposition to climate action, follow the money. – Paul Krugman

Collective human actions are transforming, even ravaging, the biosphere – perhaps irreversibly – through global warming and loss of biodiversity. – Martin Rees

The scientific enterprise will never be completely free of mistakes. What is important is that the overwhelming consensus on global warming remains unchanged. – Al Gore

Much of the debate over global warming is predicated on fear, rather than science. – James Inhofe

It is tempting to ascribe Katrina, Rita and now Wilma to global warming effects, but I am not sure that would pass statistical muster. – Kerry Emanuel

With global warming, I’m never going to time-travel. It’s probably going to cause some major emission problems. – Moon Bloodgood

It seems to be in fashion among Russian politicians to blame Berezovsky for everything. Soon they’ll be holding him responsible for global warming, earthquakes and tsunamis. – Alexander Lebedev

Society’s emissions of carbon dioxide may or may not turn out to have something significant to do with global warming-the jury is still out. – Edward Teller

I am a skeptic…Global warming has become a new religion. – Ivar Giaever

I would remind you to notice where the claim of consensus is invoked. Consensus is invoked only in situations where the science is not solid enough. Nobody says the consensus of scientists agrees that E=mc2. Nobody says the consensus is that the sun is 93 million miles away. It would never occur to anyone to speak that way. – Michael Crichton

Global Warming: It is a hoax. It is bad science. It is high-jacking public policy. It is the greatest scam in history. – John Coleman

It is easier for a libertarian to attack the science of global warming than to alter one’s core libertarian beliefs. – Al Seckel

The science has changed from ambiguous to near-unanimous… Based on the data I’m now switching sides regarding global warming, from skeptic to convert. – Gregg Easterbrook

In the history of science it has often happened that the majority was wrong and refused to listen to a minority that later turned out to be right. – Freeman Dyson

Personally, I have already turned down the Downing St thermostat by 1 degree – Tony Blair

The business of raising animals for food (with its continuous heavy waste stream of methane and nitrous oxide – leading global warming gases) is responsible for about 18% of global warming. Some scientists actually say the number is closer to 50%. – Kathy Freston

Unless we stop dumping 70 million tons of global warming pollution into the atmosphere every 24 hours, which we are doing right now … the continued acceleration of this pollution would destroy the future of human civilization. – Al Gore

According to a new UN report, the global warming outlook is much worse than originally predicted. Which is pretty bad, when they originally predicted it would destroy the planet. – Jay Leno

Only nuclear power can now halt global warming. – James Lovelock

Global warming threatens our health, our economy, our natural resources, and our children’s future. It is clear we must act. – Eliot Spitzer

Eighty per cent of global warming comes from livestock and deforestation. – Heather Mills

Have we failed to slow global warming pollution in part because climate and environmental activists have been too polite and well behaved? – Jeff Goodell

There is no doubt that parts of the world are getting warmer, but the warming is not global. – Freeman Dyson

I am not at all convinced that human emissions of CO2 are adding to global warming…. I remain to be convinced about the theory of anthropogenic global warming. – Nick Minchin

I believed in global warming after Al Gore’s movie made money; the market had spoken. – Stephen Colbert

It’s hard to find a reason that is not environmentally centered, that [doesn’t have] something to do with global warming or what the planet is going through. The amount of tornadoesit’s like three times the highest amount ever before, right? Something weird is happening with all of these natural catastrophes. – Rosie O’Donnell

To be clear, geoengineering won’t solve global warming. It’s not a ‘techno-fix.’ It would be enormously risky and almost certainly lead to troubling unforeseen consequences. – Jamais Cascio

Vegetation is really controlling what happens…whereas the emphasis in the climate models has always been on the atmosphere. – Freeman Dyson

I believe that global warming is a myth. And so, therefore, I have no conscience problems at all and I’m going to buy a Suburban next time. – Jerry Falwell

The G-8 has clearly rejected the failed U.S. policy of voluntary programs to address global warming. – David Hawkins

I personally cannot in good faith continue to contribute to a process [IPCC process] that I view as both being motivated by pre-conceived agendas and being scientifically unsound. – Christopher Landsea

But, when it comes to global warming, the public- at-large really doesn’t know whom to believe anymore. And NASA has contributed to that confusion. – Walter Cunningham

Let’s stop feeling so guilty about global warming – Emma Thompson

Republican politicians are contributed to heavily by climate change, global warming, environmentalist wackos. That’s how they’re brought on board with this, and that’s why an outsider like Trump is so appealing to so many people. – Rush Limbaugh

President Bush said global warming is happening much quicker than he thought, and then his staff pulled him aside and said ‘It’s just springtime.’ – Jay Leno

There is much debate in the scientific community as to the precise sources of global warming. – Pat Toomey

We’re running out of time. – James Hansen

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