I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that…
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
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The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
This life is not for complaint, but for satisfaction.
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
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Instead of noblemen, let us have noble villages of men.
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The only way to speak the truth is to speak lovingly.
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I have climbed several higher mountains without guide or path, and have found, as might...
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Politics is the gizzard of society, full of gut and gravel.
Politics doesn't make strange bedfellows, marriage does.
Where annual elections end, there slavery begins