Land Related Quotes



“[NEW YORK (CNN) -- In his monologue] Swimming to Cambodia, ... Thailand, the Pure Land.”

Spalding Gray


“Land trusts are good at integrating biological, recreational and other considerations in setting priorities for making purchases. Now, for the first time, it's becoming important to factor in land market dynamics as well, or well-intentioned actions may do more harm than good.”

Gretchen Daily


“was losing altitude, trying to maintain altitude and trim, trying to find a place to land. I didn't want to land on the freeway. I would have endangered so many people.”

David Hanson


“Our priorities right now are land acquisition for parks and renovating existing parks.”

Mark Wasserman


“The politicians have focused so much on the mega-churches in the county from a land use perspective until they have not looked at the contributions being made by the smaller churches. Our church has a partnership with Longfields Elementary where we provide textbooks, school supplies and even shoes for the children.”

Robert White


“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.”

Aldo Leopold


“If you want to have control of the land under you, you need to own it. Any time you are renting, a person has the right to evict you. People who moved here 30 years ago didn't think it could happen.”

Anthony Jones


“We will go ahead with the varsity project as soon as land is available. The target is to complete it by 2012.”

Anil Agarwal


“There's a whole new toolbox to encourage someone to preserve their land. This will make the pot sweeter for preservation.”

Cindy Houben


“We believe MDC has greater risk of earnings decline due to lower margins from its short land supply and exposure to markets where affordability is stretched.”

Daniel Oppenheim