Wangari Maathai Quotes

It's one thing to plant a tree, it's another to make it survive. If you know you are not going to take care of that tree, don't bother

Wangari Maathai
Wangari Maathai
  • Born: April 1, 1940
  • Died: September 25, 2011
  • Nationality: Kenyan
  • Profession: Environmentalist, Political Activist, Writer

Wangarĩ Muta Maathai was a Kenyan environmental political activist and Nobel laureate. She was educated in the United States at Mount St. Scholastica (Benedictine College) and the University of Pittsburgh, as well as the University of Nairobi in Kenya.