"Power is always dangerous. Power attracts the worst and corrupts the best."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."Edward Abbey on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."Edward Abbey on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."Edward Abbey on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."Edward Abbey on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."Edward Abbey on Dalai Lama
"One man alone can be pretty dumb sometimes, but for real bona fide stupidity, there ain't nothin' can beat teamwork."
"May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds."
"Love implies anger. The man who is angered by nothing cares about nothing."
"When a man's best friend is his dog, that dog has a problem."
"There is science, logic, reason there is thought verified by experience. And then there is California."