Authors > Edward Abbey

The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other - instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals.

~Edward Abbey

The missionaries go forth to Christianize the savages - as if the savages weren't dangerous enough already.

~Edward Abbey

The idea of wilderness needs no defense, it only needs defenders.

~Edward Abbey

That which today calls itself science gives us more and more information, and indigestible glut of information, and less and less understanding

~Edward Abbey

Taxation: how the sheep are shorn.

~Edward Abbey