Rachel Carson Quotes

11 November 2014

If I had influence with the good fairy who is supposed to preside over the christening of all children, I should ask that her gift to each child in the world be a sense of wonder so indestructible that it would last throughout life.

11 November 2014

A child's world is fresh and new and beautiful, full of wonder and excitement. It is our misfortune that for most of us that clear-eyed vision, that true instinct for what is beautiful and awe-inspiring, is dimmed and even lost before we reach adulthood.

11 November 2014

The "control of nature" is a phrase conceived in arrogance, born of the Neanderthal age of biology and the convenience of man.

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