Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
The meeting of two eternities, the past and future....is precisely the present moment.
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to...
I have a great deal of company in the house, especially in the morning when...
I had three chairs in my house: one for solitude, two for friendship, three for...
It takes two to speak truth, one to speak and another to hear.
I have found that hollow, which even I had relied on for solid.
Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
Give me the poverty that enjoys true wealth.
He is blessed over all mortals who loses no moment of the passing life in...
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
Justice is sweet and musical; but injustice is harsh and discordant.
Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes...
Thought is the sculptor who can create the person you want to be.
The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.
All good things are wild, and free.
The character inherent in the American people has done all that has been accomplished; and...
Poetry implies the whole truth, philosophy expresses only a particle of it.
To act with common sense according to the moment, is the best wisdom I know;...
It was my first meeting with a philosophy that confirmed my vague speculations and seemed...
I have never started a poem yet whose end I knew. Writing a poem is...