I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
The lawyer's truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.
I have received no more than one or two letters in my life that were...
Poetry implies the whole truth, philosophy expresses only a particle of it.
If you have built castles in the air; your work need not be lost; that...
Ignorance and bungling with love are better than wisdom and skill without.
There is only one path to Heaven. On Earth, we call it Love.
It is easier to sail many thousand miles through cold and storm and cannibals, in...
Men are born to succeed, not to fail.
If you give money, spend yourself with it.
Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
Nature is full of genius, full of the divinity; so that not a snowflake escapes...
None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.
All good things are wild, and free.
The language of excitement is at best picturesque merely. You must be calm before you...
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them...
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream-world into reality.
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the...
For many people a job is more than an income, it's an important part of...
There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more...
The value of identity of course is that so often with it comes purpose.