Season of Creation Daily 18: Images and words from Ansel Adams and John Muir

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mountain range
Ansel Adams public domain | "Middle For at Kings River from South Fork of Cartridge Creek" | Kings River Canyon, Ca.

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.
Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.
We all flow from one fountain Soul. All are expressions of one Love.

— John Muir from Our National Parks


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river with mountain range in the back ground
Ansel Adams public domain | "The Tetons - Snake River" Grand Teton National Park, Wy.

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