William Beebe

William Beebe

A first walk in any new country is one of the things which makes life on this planet worth being grateful for.More William Beebe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
... the only other place comparable to these marvelous nether regions, must surely be naked space itself, out far beyond atmosphere, between the stars, where sunlight has no grip upon the dust and rubbish of planetary air, where the blackness of space, the shining planets, comets, suns, and stars must really be closely akin to the world of life as it appears to the eyes of an awed human being, in the open ocean, one half mile down.More William Beebe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Earth has few secrets from the birds.More William Beebe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Butterflies doing strange things in very beautiful ways were in my mind when I sat down, but by the time my pen was uncapped my thoughts had shifted to rocks.More William Beebe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To be a Naturalist is better than to be a King.More William Beebe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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