10 famous lines from teen activist



Greta Thunberg

"The eyes of all future generations are upon you. And if you choose to fail us, I say - we will never forgive you." - UN Climate Summit, New York, 23 September 2019 

"We showed that we are united and that we, young people, are unstoppable." - UN Youth Climate Summit, New York City, 21 September 2019 

"We are striking because we have done our homework, and they have not." - Climate protest in Hamburg, Germany, 1 March 2019 

"Since our leaders are behaving like children, we will have to take the responsibility they should have taken long ago." - COP24, Poland, 4 December 2018 

"I want you to act as if the house is on fire, because it is." - World Economic Forum, Davos, 24 January 2019 

"The moment we decide to fulfil something, we can do anything." - Houses of Parliament, UK, 23 April 2019 

"When haters go after your looks and differences, it means they have nowhere left to go. And then you know you're winning!" - Instagram, 31 August 2019 

"You must unite behind the science. You must take action. You must do the impossible. Because giving up can never ever be an option." - US Congress, Washington DC, 17 September 2019 

"We deserve a safe future. And we demand a safe future. Is that really too much to ask?" - Global Climate Strike, New York, 20 September 2019 

"Change is coming, whether you like it or not. " - Instagram, 21 September 2019