"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."
― John Muir
"If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive." ― Eleonora Duse
“A lake is a landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is Earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature.”― Henry David Thoreau, Walden