Books, not which afford us a cowering enjoyment, but in which each thought is of unusual daring; such as an idle man cannot read, and a timid one would not be entertained by, which even make us dangerous to existing…
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
A man's interest in a single bluebird is worth more than a complete but dry...
It is never too late to give up your prejudices
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
The lawyer's truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.
Poetry implies the whole truth, philosophy expresses only a particle of it.
Government is at best but an expedient; but most governments are usually, and all governments...
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.
Poverty - it is life near the bone, where it is sweetest
Those whom we can love, we can hate; to others we are indifferent.
Live the life you've dreamed
Generally speaking, a howling wilderness does not howl: it is the imagination of the traveler...
The only way to speak the truth is to speak lovingly.
If one advances confidently in the direction of one's dreams, and endeavors to live the...
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, they had better...
Our houses are such unwieldy property that we are often imprisoned rather than housed by...
Nay, be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you, opening new channels,...