Monday thought of the week: to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder (Google honors Rachel Carson)

Today is the 107th anniversary of the birth of naturalist, environmentalist, and author Rachel Carson, and Google has honored her today with a splendid doodle:

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Today’s thought is from Carson, one I’ve shared before:

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement, and mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carson, The Sense of Wonder (1956)

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