"I did not become a vegetarian for my health, I did it for the health of the chickens."
"The environment is everything that isn't me."Isaac Bashevis Singer on Albert Einstein
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."Isaac Bashevis Singer on Margaret Mead
"Keep close to Nature's heart... and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean."Isaac Bashevis Singer on John Muir
"Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth."Isaac Bashevis Singer on Henry David Thoreau
"God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools."Isaac Bashevis Singer on John Muir
"Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression."
"The greatness of art is not to find what is common but what is unique."
"The waste basket is the writer's best friend."
"The very essence of literature is the war between emotion and intellect, between life and death. When literature becomes too intellectual - when it begins to ignore the passions, the emotions - it becomes sterile, silly, and actually without substance."
"Life is God's novel. Let him write it."