I was not designed to be forced. I will breathe after my own fashion. Let us see who is the strongest.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Human Nature Quotes
To say that a man is your Friend, means commonly no more than this, that...
The law will never make a man free; it is men who have got to...
You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in...
The Canadians of those days, at least, possessed a roving spirit of adventure which carried...
Our houses are such unwieldy property that we are often imprisoned rather than housed by...
How could youths better learn to live than by at once trying the experiment of...
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
All endeavor calls for the ability to tramp the last mile, shape the last plan,...
Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
Government never furthered any enterprise but by the alacrity with which it got out of...
The meeting of two eternities, the past and future....is precisely the present moment.
This life is not for complaint, but for satisfaction
I had three chairs in my house: one for solitude, two for friendship, three for...
Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame.
Good poetry seems too simple and natural a thing that when we meet it we...
Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends... Sell your...
Fame is not just. She never finely or discriminatingly praises, but coarsely hurrahs.
A broad margin of leisure is as beautiful in a man's life as in a...
Through our own recovered innocence we discern the innocence of our neighbors.
The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I...