All men are children, and of one family. The same tale sends them all to bed, and wakes them in the morning.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
I had three chairs in my house: one for solitude, two for friendship, three for...
An unclean person is universally a slothful one.
The meeting of two eternities, the past and future....is precisely the present moment.
Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
I have always been regretting that I was not as wise as the day I...
To have done anything just for money is to have been truly idle.
Behave so the aroma of your actions may enhance the general sweetness of the atmosphere.
Public opinion is a weak tyrant, compared with our private opinion - what a man...
I was not designed to be forced. I will breathe after my own fashion. Let...
Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish...
Money is not required to buy one necessity of the soul.
I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be...
Books are to be distinguished by the grandeur of their topics even more than by...
Men are born to succeed, not to fail.
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when...
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.