“The authentic pagan has no need of religion because, whatever religion can provide, he already has it.” — Osho

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“Magic is not a practice. It is a living, breathing web of energy that, with our permission, can encase our every action.” — Dorothy Morrison

“Neo-Paganism “is in its essence the worship of the powers of this world. Beautiful or terrible, but all in a circle under the turning sky above, which is One.” — C.A. Burland, Echoes of Magic (1972)

“When we let go of believing we are superior, we open ourselves to the experience of living in the community of Nature.” — Philip and Stephanie Carr-Gomm

“The Supernatural is only the Natural disclosed.” — Emily Dickinson

“The poetry of the earth is never dead.” — John Keats

“Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these.” — Ovid

“A person should tend to the oak if they want to live under it.” — Egils’ Saga

“The happiest man is he who learns from nature the lesson of worship.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is nothing dead in nature.” — Lucius Annaeus Seneca

“I believe that Nature is a very, very good example of how to live.” — Cassandra Latham-Jones

“You are the spell the universe has cast.” — Phyllis CurottWiccan priestess, attorney, and author

“Come Fairies, take me out of this dull world, for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon the mountains like a flame!” — William Butler Yeats

“There are some situations even a half-Sidhe grand wizard can’t fix.” — Ellen Cannon Reed

“All over the sky a sacred voice is calling your name.” — Black Elk

“No matter how important everything else is to magical success, belief is the most crucial.” — Dorothy Morrison

“The Great Spirit is in all things, he is in the air we breathe. The Great Spirit is our Father, but the Earth is our Mother. She nourishes us, that which we put into the ground she returns to us….” — Big Thunder (Bedagi) Wabanaki Algonquin

“There is something pagan in me that I cannot shake off. In short, I deny nothing, but doubt everything.” — Lord Byron

“Give the Goddess her due, even when her due is grief.” — Darkovan proverb

“The goal of life is living in agreement with nature.” — Zeno

“So many people throughout my life have told me who I am, what I must do, what I can’t do, what I have to complete, and what I will never be able to accomplish…and then I met the Goddess.” — Amythyst Raine Hatayama

“A religion without a goddess is halfway to atheism.” — Dion Fortune

“Smile at the Fates and you will feel less their Slave.” — Denise Sevier Fries, Parca’s Forsaken

“Make no mistake about it, magick is an art form, and every true magician is an artist.” — Lon Milo DuQuette

“Regard Heaven as your Father, Earth as your Mother, and All That Lives as your Brother and Sister.” — Native Wisdom

“I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.” — Frank Lloyd Wright

“Man’s heart away from nature becomes hard.” — Standing Bear

“The gods conceal from men the happiness of death, that they may endure life.” — Lucan

“Paganism is the worship of life itself in its supreme mysteries of ecstasy and love.” — Jane Ellen Harrison

“Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.” — Khalil Gibran

“The witches are firm believers in reincarnation, and they say that ‘once a witch always a witch.” — Gerald Gardner

“If we pursue a spiritual path in-depth, then it changes who and what we are. There is no turning back. We can only move forward.” — Vivianne Crowley

“The essence of independence has been to think and act according to standards from within, not without.” — Aleister Crowley

“The Fates guide the person who accepts them and hinder the person who resists them.” — Cleanthes

“Magickal experiences are intuitive experiences felt at the spiritual level.” — Ellen Dugan

“Let My worship be in the heart that rejoices, for behold — all acts of love and pleasure are My rituals.” — Doreen Valiente, Charge of the Goddess

“There is darkness in light, there is pain in joy, and there are thorns on the rose.” — Cate Tiernan, American author

“Witchcraft … is a spiritual path. You walk it for nourishment of the soul, to commune with the life force of the universe, and to thereby better know your own life.” — Christopher Penczak

“We are the possibilities and the unshattered dream, we are what gives life magick.” — Raven Grimassi

“The earth does not belong to us. We belong to the earth.” — Chief Sealth