Can’t You Smell the New Air Brewing?

“Forest” by Vukar

It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.
**Robert Louis Stevenson

National Ideals

A man’s country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
**George William Curtis