Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
As if there were safety in stupidity alone
Fire is the most tolerable third party
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
The rarest quality in an epitaph is truth.
I am sorry to think that you do not get a man's most effective criticism...
What you get by achieving your goals is to as important as what you become...
It is not part of a true culture to tame tigers, any more than it...
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to...
Truths and roses have thorns about them.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
In wilderness is the preservation of the world.
The youth gets together his materials to build a bridge to the moon, or, perchance,...
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and...
To affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of arts.
Art is long, and Time is fleeting
Beauty in art is often nothing but ugliness subdued.
I discovered that what's really important for a creator isn't what we vaguely define as...