Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
Children, who play life, discern its true law and relations more clearly than men, who...
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
Every people have gods to suit their circumstances.
To him whose elastic and vigorous thought keeps pace with the sun, the day is...
Be not simply good - be good for something.
Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the...
It is characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.
Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they...
Men have a respect for scholarship and learning greatly out of proportion to the use...
Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame.
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
An unclean person is universally a slothful one.
Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air. They are where...
Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and...
True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.
We live but a fraction of our lives
I know I am beautiful. I know I am strong. Because I love myself, and...
What oxygen is to the lungs, such is hope to the meaning of life.
If it is an extraordinary blindness to live without investigating what we are, it is...