Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #126 – February 16, 2016



We need no more words on the matter. What we need now are heroes. And heroines. About a million of them. One brave deed is worth a thousand books. Sentiment without action is the ruin of the soul.

—EDWARD ABBEY, Beyond the Wall, 1984


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