A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing it is not fish they...
A man may acquire a taste for wine or brandy, and so lose his love...
Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! I say, let your affairs be as two or three, and not...
May we so love as never to have occasion to repent of our love!
I lose my respect for the man who can make the mystery of sex the...
This world is but a canvas to our imagination.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined
To read well, that is, to read true books in a true spirit, is a...
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
If you can speak what you will never hear, if you can write what you...
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost. There...
I put a piece of paper under my pillow, and when I could not sleep...
The works of the great poets have never yet been read by mankind, for only...
There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest...
Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
That government is best which governs least.
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
It is only when we forget all our learning that we begin to know.
It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.