Edward Abbey Quotes (118 quotes)




Edward Abbey
Source/Notes:
A Voice Crying in the Wilderness (Vox Clamantis in Deserto) (1990)
Edward Abbey
Source/Notes:
A Voice Crying in the Wilderness (Vox Clamantis in Deserto) (1990)
Edward Abbey
Source/Notes:
A voice crying in the wilderness (1989). This quote is sometimes misattributed to Mark Twain.
Edward Abbey
Source/Notes:
George Hayduke, p. 200 - The Monkey Wrench Gang (1975)
Edward Abbey
Source/Notes:
Shadows from the Big Woods, p. 223 - The Journey Home (1991)


If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!

Edward Abbey
Edward AbbeyShare on Facebook

Born: January 29, 1927

Died: March 14, 1989 (aged 62)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author, essayist, novelist

Bio: Edward Paul Abbey was an American author and essayist noted for his advocacy of environmental issues, criticism of public land policies, and anarchist political views. His best-known works include the novel The Monkey Wrench Gang, which has been cited as an inspiration by radical environmental groups, and the non-fiction work Desert Solitaire.

Quote of the day

When you are there, you are. With words, you aren't.

Popular Authors

Joseph Heller
Thomas Jefferson
Ogden Nash
William Congreve
Paulo Freire
Dalai Lama
Ray Bradbury
Aldous Huxley
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Thornton Wilder
Stephen Spender
Miguel de Cervantes
Isaac Newton
William Faulkner
W. H. Auden
Albert Einstein