If gazing at the star-filled sky in the midst of wilderness or having a great time by the campfire, is your definition of sheer bliss, then the one thing you need to do right away is - pack your bags and head outdoors.
Light a campfire and everyone's a storyteller.
– John Geddes
Camping is nature's way of promoting the motel business.
– Dave Barry
We now no longer camp as for a night, but have settled down on earth and forgotten heaven.
– Henry David Thoreau
It always rains on tents. Rainstorms will travel thousands of miles, against prevailing winds for the opportunity to rain on a tent.
– Dave Barry
In a cool solitude of trees, where leaves and birds a music spin, mind that was weary is at ease, new rhythms in the soul begin.
– William Kean Seymour
I don’t need a therapist. I go camping often.
Camp is a solvent of morality. It neutralizes moral indignation, sponsors playfulness.
– Susan Sontag
You don’t have to say everything to be a light. Sometimes a fire built on a hill will bring interested people to your campfire.
– Shannon L. Alder
The stars were better company anyway. They were very beautiful, and they almost never snored.
– David Eddings
The camp is the space that is opened when the state of exception begins to become the rule.
– Giorgio Agamben
I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery. Air, mountains, tree, people. I thought: this is what it is to be happy.
– Sylvia Plath
Sleep under a blanket of stars, and your heart will forever be kept warm by your love of life.