The idea of wilderness needs no defense, it only needs defenders.
The undisturbed coastal plain is home to a wide variety of plants and animals and is the only wilderness sanctuary in North America that protects a complete range of the arctic ecosystem.
The gospel of Jesus Christ is all about people. It's about leaving the ninety and nine and going into the wilderness after those who are lost. It's about bearing one another's burdens, with the ultimate burden anyone can bear being walking through this life without light.
I believe that Ronald Reagan will someday make this country what it once was... an arctic wilderness.
I am not a conventionally religious man, but in the wilderness I have come closest to finding myself and knowing the universe and accepting God — by which I mean accepting all that I don't know.
We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend.
I see the world being slowly transformed into a wilderness; I hear the approaching thunder that, one day, will destroy us too. I feel the suffering of millions. And yet, when I look up at the sky, I somehow feel that everything will change for the better, that this cruelty too shall end, that peace and tranquility will return once more.
Only by going alone in silence, without baggage, can one truly get into the heart of the wilderness. All other travel is mere dust and hotels and baggage and chatter.
Wilderness — quotes and aphorisms
Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.
Sometimes you have to go through the wilderness before you get to the Promised Land.
The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.