I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Being Single Quotes
Things do not change; we change.
For an impenetrable shield, stand inside yourself
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, they had better...
Thaw with her gentle persuasion is more powerful than Thor with his hammer. The one...
The only way to speak the truth is to speak lovingly.
It appears to be a law that you cannot have a deep sympathy with both...
Silence is the universal refuge, the sequel to all dull discourses and all foolish acts,...
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay...
To him whose elastic and vigorous thought keeps pace with the sun, the day is...
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them...
God reigns when we take a liberal view, when a liberal view is presented to...
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
That aim in life is highest which requires the highest and finest discipline.
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
Justice is sweet and musical; but injustice is harsh and discordant.
I put a piece of paper under my pillow, and when I could not sleep...
If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
The law will never make a man free; it is men who have got to...