A man may acquire a taste for wine or brandy, and so lose his love for water, but should we not pity him
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
The meeting of two eternities, the past and future....is precisely the present moment.
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
Justice is sweet and musical; but injustice is harsh and discordant.
We are constantly invited to be who we are.
Silence is the universal refuge, the sequel to all dull discourses and all foolish acts,...
Thinking is only a process of talking to yourself.
I have heard of a dog that barked at every stranger who approached his master's...
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
Some are reputed sick and some are not. It often happens that the sicker man...
To be admitted to Nature's hearth costs nothing. None is excluded, but excludes himself. You...
In eternity there is indeed something true and sublime. But all these times and places...
I have never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for...
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
I lose my respect for the man who can make the mystery of sex the...
Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What...
It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a...
His morality is all sympathy, just what morality should be
Respect for self is the beginning of cultivating virtue in men and women.