John Muir fabled as ‘John of the Mountains’ was a well-known Scottish-American author, naturalist, glaciologist and environmental philosopher. He was one of the early propagandists for the perpetuation of wilderness in the United States. His thoughts, views, writings, books, letters and essays that describe his adventures in nature, especially in Sierra Nevada have a large readership. He founded the ‘Sierra Club’ which is an illustrious American conservation organization. Muir’s activism also aided in safeguarding the ‘Sequoia National Park’ and ‘Yosemite Valley’ amongst others. Both Scots and Americans consider Muir an inspiration. The enthusiasm and spirituality that Muir has expressed in his writings towards his environment and nature have inspirited readers, congressmen and presidents to do their bit in preserving large nature areas. Here is a collection of thoughts and quotes by John Muir, the ecological thinker and religious prophet whose writings till date serve as a bible for countless environmentalists. Read through the quotes and sayings by John Muir that will make you fall in love with nature.