The Dude is a sucker for the natural world…and a great beard.
This John Muir cat is one rad dude. Loves nature and beards.
A large part of conservation land in the U.S. can be connected to Muir. But beyond any activism – activism always has pros and cons – I dig John’s view that nature is an integral part of our lives, and that we should break away from civilization to “wash [our] spirit clean.”
Happy spring. It’s a beautiful day. Let’s get out there and wash our spirit.
And Muir had a killer beard. Lookin’ good John, lookin’ good.
For anyone interested, here’s a list of 10 Cool Things About John Muir…see, a cool cat.
“Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.
The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.
The gross heathenism of civilization has generally destroyed nature, and poetry, and all that is spiritual.”