“Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.” – William Abby

Fall

“The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.” – John Muir


“The wilderness and the idea of wilderness is one of the permanent homes of the human spirit.” – Joseph Wood Krutch


“In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.” – Aristotle


“Nature is often hidden; sometimes overcome; seldom extinguished.” – Sir Francis Bacon – Of Nature in Men


“Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does.” – George Bernard Shaw


“Let us permit nature to have her way: she understands her business better than we do.” – Montaigne


“Each season has its joys to treasure, to lift one’s spirits and bring us pleasure.”