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


“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.”