If I seem to boast more than is becoming, my excuse is that I brag for humanity rather than for myself.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
What's the use of a fine house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to...
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.
Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim...
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
Friends... they cherish one another's hopes. They are kind to one another's dreams.
Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends... Sell your...
True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.
Be not simply good - be good for something.
That aim in life is highest which requires the highest and finest discipline.
How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading...
Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they...
When it's time to die, let us not discover that we have never lived.
You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in...
The heart is forever inexperienced.
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single...
Front yards are not made to walk in, but, at most, through, and you could...
Nature puts no question and answers none which we mortals ask. She has long ago...
It is not part of a true culture to tame tigers, any more than it...