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

A quote from legendary homesteader Scott Nearing.
PHOTO: RICHARD GARRETT


Content Tools

Related Content

Massive Debt or No Debt At All: You Choose

Congress is about to pass legislation to ease the worry of homeowner debt, but it's also possible to...

Two Years After Oklahoma Earthquake Officials Warn More to Come

The quake that struck near Prague, Oklahoma on November 5, 2011, was the biggest ever recorded in th...

The New Earthineer

From the outset, Earthineer was built to support and promote sustainability and homesteading as a li...

2014 Homesteaders of the Year Nominations Call-Out

It's time for our third annual call for nominations for outstanding modern homesteaders! Organic gar...

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.








Post a comment below.

 








Subscribe Today - Pay Now & Save 66% Off the Cover Price

First Name: *
Last Name: *
Address: *
City: *
State/Province: *
Zip/Postal Code:*
Country:
Email:*
(* indicates a required item)
Canadian subs: 1 year, (includes postage & GST). Foreign subs: 1 year, . U.S. funds.
Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
Non US and Canadian Subscribers - Click Here

Lighten the Strain on the Earth and Your Budget

MOTHER EARTH NEWS is the guide to living — as one reader stated — “with little money and abundant happiness.” Every issue is an invaluable guide to leading a more sustainable life, covering ideas from fighting rising energy costs and protecting the environment to avoiding unnecessary spending on processed food. You’ll find tips for slashing heating bills; growing fresh, natural produce at home; and more. MOTHER EARTH NEWS helps you cut costs without sacrificing modern luxuries.

At MOTHER EARTH NEWS, we are dedicated to conserving our planet’s natural resources while helping you conserve your financial resources. That’s why we want you to save money and trees by subscribing through our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. By paying with a credit card, you save an additional $5 and get 6 issues of MOTHER EARTH NEWS for only $12.00 (USA only).

You may also use the Bill Me option and pay $17.00 for 6 issues.