Sierra Club Daily Ray of Hope

If there is magic on the planet, it is contained in the water.

~ Loren Eisley

Photo by Karen Hall | Sea otter, Morro Bay, California

You think I have big feet?//

Sierra Club Daily Ray of Hope

At some point in life the world’s beauty becomes enough.

~ Toni Morrison

Photo by Steve Corey | Horsetail Falls, Yosemite National Park, California

Earth; Born of Wind and Fire//

Sierra Club Daily Ray of Hope

Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.

~ Helen Keller

Photo by Fishhawk | Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

Red-headed woodpecker//

Sierra Club Daily Ray of Hope

It is a happy talent to know how to play.

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Photo by Don Henderson | Yellow-bellied marmot, Sequoia National Park, California

Warning Call//

Sierra Club Daily Ray of Hope

Nature is always lovely, invincible, glad, whatever is done and suffered by her creatures. All scars she heals, whether in rocks or water or sky or hearts.

~ John Muir

Photo by Gary Benson | Portage Lake near Whittier, Alaska

Portage Lake//

Sierra Club Daily Ray of Hope

The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter – often an unconscious but still a faithful interpreter – in the eye.

~ Charlotte Brontë

Photo by Rich Miller | Morro Bay, California

What are you doing?//

Sierra Club Daily Ray of Hope

Evolution and all hopes for a better world rest in the fearlessness and open-hearted vision of people who embrace life.

~ John Lennon

Photo by Alice Cahill | The South American sea lion (Otaria flavescens), also called the southern sea lion and the Patagonian sea lion located in Patagonia, Argentina, South America

Southern Sea Lion portrait//