Tag Archives: Inspiration

Henry David Thoreau Quote

“What’s the use of a fine house if you haven’t got a tolerable planet to put it on?” – Henry David Thoreau

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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote

“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Rachel Carson Quote

“Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life.” – Rachel Carson

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Rachel Carson Quote

“If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder without any such gift from the fairies, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement and mystery … Continue reading

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Rachel Carson Quote

“To stand at the edge of the sea, to sense the ebb and flow of the tides, to feel the breath of a mist moving over a great salt marsh, to watch the flight of shore birds that have swept … Continue reading

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Rachel Carson Quote

“We stand now where two roads diverge. But unlike the roads in Robert Frost’s familiar poem, they are not equally fair. The road we have long been traveling is deceptively easy, a smooth superhighway on which we progress with great … Continue reading

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A Sense of Wonder

In this 60 minute docudrama you’ll discover the spirit and history of Rachel Carson and the book she is best known for, Silent Spring.

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Rachel Carson Quote

“The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction.” – Rachel Carson

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My green school dream – John Hardy

Jewelry designer John Hardy co-founded the extraordinary Green School in Bali, where kids get a holistic and green education.

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180 Degrees South

Chris Malloy’s film strikes so deeply into the heart of Patagonia’s wilderness we come to feel at home there. 180° South: Conquerors of the Useless follows Jeff Johnson as he retraces the epic 1968 journey of his heroes Yvon Chouinard … Continue reading

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