"Every spring is the only spring, a perpetual astonishment."
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science."
"Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake."
"Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain."
(Henry David Thoreau)
"If you are in a beautiful place where you can enjoy sunrise and sunset, then you are living like a lord."
"Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns."
"Bee to the blossom, moth to the flame; Each to his passion; what's in a name?"
(Helen Hunt Jackson)