“Life consists with Wildness. The most alive is the wildest. Not yet subdued to …

Written by on September 15, 2021


“Life consists with Wildness. The most alive is the wildest. Not yet subdued to man, its presence refreshes him. One who pressed forward incessantly and never rested from his labors, who grew fast and made infinite demands on life, would always find himself in a new country or wilderness, and surrounded by the raw material of life. He would be climbing over the prostrate stems of primitive forest trees.”

-From “Walking” by Henry Thoreau; 1862

BELOW: Heading up Mount Wachusett. Photo by Richard Smith.




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