A Quote From Legendary Homesteader Scott Nearing

This issue ends with a photo and a quote by legendary homesteader Scott Nearing from his book "The Making of a Radical, A Political Autobiography."
By the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Editors
October/November 2003
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A quote from legendary homesteader Scott Nearing.
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Remembering legendary homesteader Scott Nearing. This issue features a quote from Scott Nearing, a reflection of the simple way of life chosen by he and his wife Helen Nearing. 

"I assume that ardent endeavor to discover the ideal, and to embody it in individual and collective life, develops the bone and sinew of body, mind and spirit."

— Scott Nearing, in The Making of a Radical, A Political Autobiography.








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