I only desire sincere relations with the worthiest of my acquaintance, that they may give me an opportunity once in a year to speak the truth.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Alas! how little does the memory of these human inhabitants enhance the beauty of the...
Experience is in the fingers and head. The heart is inexperienced.
Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
The heart is forever inexperienced.
Instead of noblemen, let us have noble villages of men.
If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. Men will believe...
Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and...
There is no remedy for love than to love more.
As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler; solitude will...
There is always a present and extant life, be it better or worse, which all...
Dreams are the touchstones of our character.
Faith keeps many doubts in her pay. If I could not doubt, I should not...
The Canadians of those days, at least, possessed a roving spirit of adventure which carried...
We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aid, but by...
It is usually the imagination that is wounded first, rather than the heart; it being...
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
It is best to avoid the beginnings of evil.
Dreams are the touchstones of our characters.
Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like...
Do you know the terror of he who falls asleep? To the very toes he...