"Wendell Berry" is an American novelist, poet, environmental activist, cultural critic, and farmer. A prolific author, he has written dozens of novels, short stories, poems, and essays. He is an elected member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers, a recipient of The National Humanities Medal, and the Jefferson Lecturer for 2012. He is also a 2013 Fellow of American Academy of Arts and Sciences/The American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Berry has been named the recipient of the 2013 Dayton Literary Peace Prize/Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous poets! More Wendell Berry on Wikipedia.