Elizabeth Vaughan’s Profile

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Elizabeth.





Beyond the Wall: ...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Elizabeth's Recent Updates

Elizabeth Vaughan is now friends with Heather
30121981
Beyond the Wall by Edward Abbey
Rate this book
Clear rating
4407
There's none so blind as those who will not listen.Neil Gaiman
37218
One final paragraph of advice: do not burn yourselves out. Be as I am - a reluctant enthusiast....a part-time crusader, a half-hearted fanatic. Save the other half of yourselves and your lives for pleasure and adventure. It is not enough to fight for the land; it is even more important to enjoy it. While you can. While it’s still here. So get out there and hunt and fish and mess around with your friends, ramble out yonder and explore the forests, climb the mountains, bag the peaks, run the rivers, breathe deep of that yet sweet and lucid air, sit quietly for a while and contemplate the precious stillness, the lovely, mysterious, and awesome space. Enjoy yourselves, keep your brain in your head and your head firmly attached to the body, the body active and alive, and I promise you this much; I promise you this one sweet victory over our enemies, over those desk-bound men and women with their hearts in a safe deposit box, and their eyes hypnotized by desk calculators. I promise you this;...more Edward Abbey
Elizabeth Vaughan added Goodreads to her Facebook Timeline
Goodreads for Timeline
Add your books to Timeline!
learn more
More of Elizabeth's books…
Neil Gaiman
“There's none so blind as those who will not listen.”
Neil Gaiman, American Gods

Edward Abbey
“One final paragraph of advice: do not burn yourselves out. Be as I am - a reluctant enthusiast....a part-time crusader, a half-hearted fanatic. Save the other half of yourselves and your lives for pleasure and adventure. It is not enough to fight for the land; it is even more important to enjoy it. While you can. While it’s still here. So get out there and hunt and fish and mess around with your friends, ramble out yonder and explore the forests, climb the mountains, bag the peaks, run the rivers, breathe deep of that yet sweet and lucid air, sit quietly for a while and contemplate the precious stillness, the lovely, mysterious, and awesome space. Enjoy yourselves, keep your brain in your head and your head firmly attached to the body, the body active and alive, and I promise you this much; I promise you this one sweet victory over our enemies, over those desk-bound men and women with their hearts in a safe deposit box, and their eyes hypnotized by desk calculators. I promise you this; You will outlive the bastards.”
Edward Abbey

Allyson
94 books | 35 friends

Jennifer
38 books | 24 friends

Heather
281 books | 22 friends

Ann
Ann
214 books | 42 friends

Jeanett...
0 books | 10 friends

Kimberly
29 books | 30 friends

Jodi
51 books | 27 friends

Christy
0 books | 43 friends

More friends…


Polls voted on by this member