Good poetry seems too simple and natural a thing that when we meet it we wonder that all men are not always poets. Poetry is nothing but healthy speech.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
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Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
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There is no remedy for love than to love more.
I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.
Instead of noblemen, let us have noble villages of men.
Law never made men a whit more just.
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For the skeptic there remains only one consolation: if there should be such a thing...