Generally speaking, a howling wilderness does not howl: it is the imagination of the traveler that does the howling.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
The law will never make men free, it is men that have to make the...
Fame is not just. She never finely or discriminatingly praises, but coarsely hurrahs.
None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Before printing was discovered, a century was equal to a thousand years.
For an impenetrable shield, stand inside yourself
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
It takes two to speak truth, one to speak and another to hear.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old...
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
Live each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit,...
It is remarkable how closely the history of the apple tree is connected with that...
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit...
Through our own recovered innocence we discern the innocence of our neighbors.
Books are to be distinguished by the grandeur of their topics even more than by...
Faith never makes a confession.
If it is surely the means to the highest end we know, can any work...
It is only when we forget all our learning that we begin to know.