John Burroughs Quotes

We talk of communing with Nature but 'tis with ourselves we commune .... Nature furnishes the conditions.

John Burroughs
John Burroughs
  • Born: April 3, 1837
  • Died: March 29, 1921
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Writer, Naturalist

John Burroughs was an American naturalist and nature essayist, active in the U.S. conservation movement. The first of his essay collections was Wake-Robin in 1871.