Edward Abbey (January 29, 1927 - March 14, 1989)
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Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit
A drink a day keeps the shrink away
The missionaries go forth to Christianize the savages - as if the savages weren't dangerous enough already
The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other - instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals.
Baseball is a slow, sluggish game, with frequent and trivial interruptions, offering the spectator many opportunities to reflect at leisure upon the situation on the field: This is what a fan loves most about the game
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. So does a journey in a circle.
Personality begins where comparison ends.
(September 10, 1938 - )
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all the rest of men, but yet sets less value on his own opinions of himself than on the opinions of others