Water Access Quotes

Life is a perspective and for me, if a human being has access to school, clean water, food, proper health care, that is the basis of human rights.

Gelila Bekele

Freedom alone is not enough, without light to read at night, without time or access to water to irrigate your farm, without the ability to catch fish to feed your family.

Nelson Mandela

Clean water and access to food are some of the simplest things that we take for granted each and every day. In places like Africa, these can be some of the hardest resources to attain if you live in natural areas.

Marcus Samuelsson

You are rich if you have enough to meet your most basic needs. You are rich if you have access to clean water, food, shelter, love, a roof over your head.

Michelle Singletary

Why is it that wanting clean drinking water makes you an activist, but proposing to destroy water with chemical warfare doesn’t make a corporation a terrorist.

Winona LaDuke

Climate change will affect the basic elements of life for people around the world, food production, health, and the environment. Hundreds of millions of people could suffer hunger, water shortages and coastal flooding as the world warms.

Nicolas Stern