More From John Burroughs
- "Joy in the universe, and keen curiosity about it all – that has been my religion."
- "The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are."
- "If we take science as our sole guide, if we accept and hold fast that alone which is verifiable, the old theology must go."
More In Nature
- "I am deeply concerned that, without peace and a two-state solution, the Jewish and democratic nature of Israel is in danger. That’s why I have opposed Israel’s settlement policy since 1973, and that’s why I have favored a two-state solution since 1967."― Alan Dershowitz
- "My progress was rendered delightful by the sylvan elegance of the groves, chearful meadows, and high distant forests, which in grand order presented themselves to view."― William Bartram
- "I’m so touched that complete strangers will send me a script asking me to be in their film. That still amazes me – and sometimes for a lot of money too."― Liam Neeson