Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate...
We are constantly invited to be who we are.
As for doing good; that is one of the professions which is full. Moreover I...
Books, not which afford us a cowering enjoyment, but in which each thought is of...
There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.
Dreams are the touchstones of our characters.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined
Good poetry seems too simple and natural a thing that when we meet it we...
This life is not for complaint, but for satisfaction
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he...
Life does not require us to make good; it asks only that we give our...
It is too late to be studying Hebrew; it is more important to understand even...
None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream-world into reality.
The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.
I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely.
I've never sought success in order to get fame and money; it's the talent and...