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52 Inspirational John Muir Quotes 2022 : Love Nature

John Muir Quotes 2022

1. “Another glorious day, the air as delicious to the lungs as nectar to the tongue.” — John Muir

2. “I only went out for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in..” — John Muir

3. “Going to the mountains is going home.” — John Muir

4. “When one is alone at night in the depths of these woods, the stillness is at once awful and sublime. Every leaf seems to speak.” — John Muir

5. “I bade adieu to mechanical inventions, determined to devote the rest of my life to the study of the inventions of God.” — John Muir

6. “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.” — John Muir

7. “Hiking – I don’t like either the word or the thing. People ought to saunter in the mountains not hike!” — John Muir

8. “The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.” — John Muir

9. “The snow is melting into music.” — John Muir

10. “There is a love of wild nature in everybody, an ancient mother-love showing itself whether recognized or no, and however covered by cares and duties.” — John Muir

11. “Spring work is going on with joyful enthusiasm.” ― John Muir

12. “Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in a while, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.” — John Muir

13. “We are not in the mountains and they are in us, kindling enthusiasm, making every nerve quiver, filling every pore and cell of us.” — John Muir

14. “Any glimpse into the life of an animal quickens our own and makes it so much the larger and better in every way.” — John Muir

15. “Walk away quietly in any direction and taste the freedom of the mountaineer.” — John Muir

16. “Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world.” — John Muir

17. “I care to live only to entice people to look at Nature’s loveliness.” ― John Muir

18. “One should go to the woods for safety, if for nothing else.” ― John Muir

19. “One day’s exposure to mountains is better than a cartload of books.” ― John Muir

20. “Every hidden cell is throbbing with music and life, every fibre thrilling like harp strings.” ― John Muir

21. “When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.” ― John Muir

22. “How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains!” ― John Muir

23. “One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.” ― John Muir

24. “Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where Nature may heal and cheer and give strength to body and soul alike.” ― John Muir

25. “There is not a fragment in all nature, for every relative fragment of one thing is a full harmonious unit in itself.” ― John Muir

26. “Nothing truly wild is unclean.” ― John Muir

27. “Hidden in the glorious wildness like unlined gold.” ― John Muir

28. “When we tug at a single thing in nature, we find it attached to the rest of the world.” ― John Muir

29. “We all travel the Milky Way together, trees and men.” ― John Muir

30. “Not blind opposition to progress, but opposition to blind progress…” ― John Muir

31. “Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt.” ― John Muir

32. “The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.” ― John Muir

33. “When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.” ― John Muir

34. “Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity” ― John Muir

35. “The world’s big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.” ― John Muir

36. “And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul” ― John Muir

37. “I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.” ― John Muir

38. “In every walk with Nature one receives far more than he seeks.” ― John Muir

39. “I am losing precious days. I am degenerating into a machine for making money. I am learning nothing in this trivial world of men. I must break away and get out into the mountains to learn the news.” ― John Muir

40. “The sun shines not on us but in us.” ― John Muir

41. “The world, we are told, was made especially for man — a presumption not supported by all the facts.” ― John Muir

42. “The mountains are calling, and I must go.” ― John Muir

43. “Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world.” ― John Muir

44. “Handle a book as a bee does a flower, extract its sweetness but do not damage it.” ― John Muir

45. “Going to the mountains is going home.” ― John Muir

46. “We are now in the mountains and they are in us, kindling enthusiasm, making every nerve quiver, filling every pore and cell of us.” ― John Muir

47. “Everybody needs beauty…places to play in and pray in where nature may heal and cheer and give strength to the body and soul alike.” ― John Muir

48. “Going to the woods is going home.” ― John Muir

49. “Another glorious day, the air as delicious to the lungs as nectar to the tongue.” ― John Muir

50. “Yet how hard most people work for mere dust and ashes and care, taking no thought of growing in knowledge and grace, never having time to get in sight of their own ignorance.” ― John Muir

51. “Who wouldn’t be a mountaineer! Up here all the world’s prizes seem nothing” ― John Muir

52. “The power of imagination makes us infinite.” ― John Muir

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