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
Live the life you've dreamed.
I have a great deal of company in the house, especially in the morning when...
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
Those whom we can love, we can hate; to others we are indifferent.
All this worldly wisdom was once the unnameable heresy of some wise man.
Superfluous wealth can buy superfluities only. Money is not required to buy one necessity of...
Water is the only drink for a wise man.
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking...
Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame.
That government is best which governs least.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined
Law never made men a whit more just.
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for law, so much as a respect...
Alas! how little does the memory of these human inhabitants enhance the beauty of the...
There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and...
I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the...
Measure your health by your sympathy with morning and Spring. If there is no response...
Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the...
There is no rule more invariable than that we are paid for our suspicions by...
Faith never makes a confession.