(Poor Richard's version: The farther from people, the greater the company).
"We have to do the best we can. This is our sacred human responsibility." - Albert Einstein
"If you would learn more, ask the cattle, seek information from the birds of the air, The creeping things of earth will give you lessons and the fishes of the sea will tell you all. Speak to the Earth and it will teach thee." - Job: 12, 7
"We begin to die the day we become silent about things that matter." - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.