Al Gore Quotes (80 quotes)
“As I have said for many years throughout this land, we're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the future of human civilization. Every bit of that has to change.”
Speech at the Democratic National Convention in Denver, August 28, 2008
“There's an old African proverb that says If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together. We have to go far — quickly. And that means we have to quickly find a way to change the world's consciousness about exactly what we're facing, and why we have to work to solve it.”
Press conference at an Alliance for Climate Protection meeting (12 October 2007), after winning the Nobel Peace Prize (Video at YouTube)
“Someone who expresses a view that is contrary to the view of the overwhelming majority should be allowed to stand undisturbed as a monument to our commitment to free speech.”
As quoted in the article: Gore, Rebuking Congress, Rejects Policy of Isolation (November 12, 1999) by Katharine Seelye, New York Times
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAl Gore
Born: March 31, 1948 (age 69)
Occupation: Vice President
Bio: Albert Arnold Al Gore, Jr. served as the 45th Vice President of the United States, under President Bill Clinton. He was the Democratic Party's nominee for President and lost the 2000 U.S. presidential election despite winning the popular vote.
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