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

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“There is new life in the soil for every man. There is healing in the trees for tired minds and for our overburdened spirits, there is strength in the hills, if only we will lift up our eyes. Remember that nature is your great restorer.” – Calvin Coolidge

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“I am speaking of the life of a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers, but borrowed from his children; who has undertaken to cherish it and do it no damage, not because he is duty-bound, but because he loves the world and loves his children” – Wendell Berry


“We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another.” – Lucretius


“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


“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


“Don’t knock the weather; nine-tenths of the people couldn’t start a conversation if it didn’t change once in a while.” – Kin Hubbard