A man's interest in a single bluebird is worth more than a complete but dry list of the fauna and flora of a town.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
Books must be read as deliberately and reservedly as they were written.
I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
It is what a man thinks of himself that really determines his fate.
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream-world into reality.
Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.
As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single...
To be admitted to Nature's hearth costs nothing. None is excluded, but excludes himself. You...
It is never too late to give up our prejudices.
Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
There are old heads in the world who cannot help me by their example or...
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit...
Music does bring people together. It allows us to experience the same emotions. People everywhere...
If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.
Give me the poverty that enjoys true wealth.
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he...
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
All good things are wild, and free.
Some of the press who speak loudly about the freedom of the press are themselves...
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.