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
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only...
I belive that there is a subtile magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield...
If it is surely the means to the highest end we know, can any work...
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for...
We shall see but a little way if we require to understand what we see.
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he...
Books must be read as deliberately and reservedly as they were written.
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
In wilderness is the preservation of the world.
There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.
Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with...
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing it is not fish they...
Live the life you've dreamed
I am sorry to think that you do not get a man's most effective criticism...
Most are engaged in business the greater part of their lives, because the soul abhors...
We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal and then leap in the...
I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude
A loyal friend laughs at your jokes when they're not so good, and sympathizes with...
Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself.