"Climb the mountains and get their good tidings."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."John Muir on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."John Muir on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."John Muir on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."John Muir on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."John Muir on Abraham Lincoln
"Take a course in good water and air and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own. Go quietly, alone no harm will befall you."
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."
"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."
"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."
"When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe."