I have received no more than one or two letters in my life that were worth the postage.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
It takes two to speak the truth one to speak, and another to hear.
I have always been regretting that I was not as wise as the day I...
Instead of noblemen, let us have noble villages of men.
Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the...
The bluebird carries the sky on his back.
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
Good poetry seems too simple and natural a thing that when we meet it we...
We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal and then leap in the...
The man who is dissatisfied with himself, what can he do?
Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing it is not fish they...
In wilderness is the preservation of the world.
To be admitted to Nature's hearth costs nothing. None is excluded, but excludes himself. You...
I have never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for...
Law never made men a whit more just.
He is blessed over all mortals who loses no moment of the passing life in...
Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises?...
The lawyer's truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
The most effective tool to promote deception is to clothe the deception in truth.
The truth is that all men having power ought to be mistrusted.