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


“A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers but borrowed from his children.” – Audobon

“Come forth into the light of things. Let nature be your teacher.” – William Wordsworth

“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Keep your sense of proportion by regularly, preferably daily, visiting the natural world” – Catlin Matthews

“It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment” – Ansel Adams

“I never saw a discontented tree. They grip the ground as though they liked it, and though fast rooted they travel about as far as we do” – John Muir

“Nature never hurries. Atom by atom, little by little she achieves her work” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Discovering this idyllic place, we find ourselves filled with a yearning to linger here, where time stands still and beauty overwhelms.”