Good for the body is the work of the body, and good for the soul is the work of the soul, and good for either is the work of the other.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Books are to be distinguished by the grandeur of their topics even more than by...
Whatever the human law may be, neither an individual nor a nation can commit the...
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
This American government what is it but a tradition, though a recent one, endeavoring to...
Dreams are the touchstones of our characters.
There is no more fatal blunderer than he who consumes the greater part of his...
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream-world into reality
We should distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
Through our own recovered innocence we discern the innocence of our neighbors.
It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking...
If you give money, spend yourself with it.
There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted.
Politics is the gizzard of society, full of gut and gravel.
Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
Books can only reveal us to ourselves, and as often as they do us this...
Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he...
It takes two to speak truth, one to speak and another to hear.
Speech is the image of actions
They stick you with those names, those labels -- 'rebel' or whatever; whatever they like...
Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness.