Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

Jeremy Rifkin Quotes: We now have an opportunity, though, to do something we didn't do in the industrial age, and that is to get a leg up on this, to bring the public in quickly, to have an informed debate.
         

We now have an opportunity, though, to do something we didn't do in the industrial age, and that is to get a leg up on this, to bring the public in quickly, to have an informed debate.


Jeremy Rifkin
Check all other quotes by Jeremy Rifkin

Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.

Embed:

Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.





We now have an opportunity, though, to do something we didn't do in the industrial age, and that is to get a leg up on this, to bring the public in quickly, to have an informed debate.
         



Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


Styles:

×

MLA Style Citation


"Jeremy Rifkin Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2024. Mon. 20 May. 2024. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/We-now-have-an-opportunity-though-to-296897>.





Check out


Other quotes of Jeremy Rifkin


Basic income is not a utopia, it's a practical business plan for the next step of the human journey.

Basic income is not a utopia, it's a practical business plan for the next step of the human journey.



You can eliminate, for example, a Brazil nut gene if you know that it will create an allergenic effect.

You can eliminate, for example, a Brazil nut gene if you know that it will create an allergenic effect.



Many of the genetically modified foods will be safe, I'm sure. Will most of them be safe? Nobody knows.

Many of the genetically modified foods will be safe, I'm sure. Will most of them be safe? Nobody knows.



The world's environment can no longer handle beef.

The world's environment can no longer handle beef.



Can we reach biosphere consciousness and global empathy in time to avert planetary collapse?

Can we reach biosphere consciousness and global empathy in time to avert planetary collapse?



Back in 1983, the United States government approved the release of the first genetically modified organism. In this case, it was a bacteria that prevents frost on food crops.

Back in 1983, the United States government approved the release of the first genetically modified organism. In this case, it was a bacteria that prevents frost on food crops.



What the public needs to understand is that these new technologies, especially in recombinant DNA technology, allow scientists to bypass biological boundaries altogether.

What the public needs to understand is that these new technologies, especially in recombinant DNA technology, allow scientists to bypass biological boundaries altogether.



The position I took at the time was that we hadn't really examined any of the potential environmental consequences of introducing genetically modified organisms.

The position I took at the time was that we hadn't really examined any of the potential environmental consequences of introducing genetically modified organisms.



We are entering a new phase in human history - one in which fewer and fewer workers will be needed to produce the goods and services for the global population.

We are entering a new phase in human history - one in which fewer and fewer workers will be needed to produce the goods and services for the global population.



Being both entrepreneurial and social is no longer an oxymoron, but rather a tautology.

Being both entrepreneurial and social is no longer an oxymoron, but rather a tautology.





Other quotes you may like


There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.

There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.



Change is not made without inconvenience even from worse to better.

Change is not made without inconvenience even from worse to better.



Writing my novel 'The Narrow Road to the Deep North, ' I came to conclude that great crimes like the Death Railway did not begin with the first beating or murder on that grim line of horror in 1943.

Writing my novel 'The Narrow Road to the Deep North, ' I came to conclude that great crimes like the Death Railway did not begin with the first beating or murder on that grim line of horror in 1943.



Your good friend has just taken a piece of cake out of the garbage and eaten it. You will probably need this information when you check me into the Betty Crocker Clinic.

Your good friend has just taken a piece of cake out of the garbage and eaten it. You will probably need this information when you check me into the Betty Crocker Clinic.



Feed the lettuce to the bunny and eat the bunny.

Feed the lettuce to the bunny and eat the bunny.



The Clintons are criminals, remember that. They're criminals.

The Clintons are criminals, remember that. They're criminals.



The first essential for economists ... is to ... combat, not foster, the ideology which pretends that values which can be measured in terms of money are the only ones that ought to count.

The first essential for economists ... is to ... combat, not foster, the ideology which pretends that values which can be measured in terms of money are the only ones that ought to count.



I spend hundreds of pounds a year on candles and it is such a waste of money. It is burning cash whatever way you look at it but I love them.

I spend hundreds of pounds a year on candles and it is such a waste of money. It is burning cash whatever way you look at it but I love them.



The riddle of the age has for each a private solution.

The riddle of the age has for each a private solution.



I've taken my cue from people here and from viewers, especially survivors-who said, 'When it's time to literally flip your wig, you'll know.'

I've taken my cue from people here and from viewers, especially survivors-who said, 'When it's time to literally flip your wig, you'll know.'




Quote Description


This page presents the quote "We now have an opportunity, though, to do something we didn't do in the industrial age, and that is to get a leg up on this, to bring the public in quickly, to have an informed debate.". Author of this quote is Jeremy Rifkin. This quote is about bring, opportunity, debate,.