Who Is Ron Finley?
Ron Finley is a prominent fashion designer and an urban gardener in Los Angeles, United States. He was born in California, United States. Ron Finley has gained a game and has become a very prominent personality in the United States. He is not only known for his fashion designing work and collections but also many other works.
One very unique possession of Ron Finley is the collection of posters known as drop-dead collections that have historic importance. The collection is quite famous and the world knows about it. The special thing about the collection is that it has posters that show the journey of discrimination the black people faced in historic periods. It shows the journey of struggle which the blacks faced in order to get the recognition they deserved. His poster collection has become so famous that it has been featured in books and famous writings.
Accomplishments That Made Him Famous
Finley has dedicated himself to work as an urban gardener. This was because of the very keen interest, took by Finley in urban farming. His TED talk is very famous where he told the people about the progress he has had as a guerilla gardener. He also assures the people that his experiences and teachings in the field of urban gardening can help people improve the quality of life.
Ron Finley has been featured in ‘Can You Dig This’ and ‘Urban Fruit’, which are some of the famous documentaries about gardening. He is known to give expert suggestions on urban farming and gardening techniques.
Best Ron Finley Quotations List
“We’ve gotten so far away from our food source. It’s been hijacked from us. But if you get soil, plant something in it and water it, you can feed yourself. It’s that simple.”
“People in my neighborhood are so disconnected from the fresh food supply that kids don’t know an eggplant from a sweet potato. We have to show them how to get grounded in the truest sense of the word.”
“Children learn what they live.”
“If children live with hostility, they learn to fight. If they live with fear, they learn to be apprehensive. If they live with criticism, they learn to condemn.”
“People need to realize how powerful the transformation of soil can be.”
“All the attention in the world won’t do my dishes.”
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