Quotes by John Burroughs

John Burroughs was an American naturalist and nature essayist, active in the U.S. conservation movement.

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The human body is a steed that goes freest and longest under a light rider, and the lightest of all riders is a cheerful heart.

Heart, Positive QuotesJohn Burroughs
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A man can fail many times, but he isn't a failure until he begins to blame somebody else.

Failures, Losing & DefeatJohn Burroughs
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If you think you can do it, you can!

MotivationJohn Burroughs
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A somebody was once a nobody who wanted to and did.

MotivationJohn Burroughs
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To find the universal elements enough; to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter... to be thrilled by the stars at night; to be elated over a bird's nest or a wildflower in spring - these are some of the rewards of the simple life.

John Burroughs
 
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