In my afternoon walk I would fain forget all my morning occupations and my obligations to society.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
They can do without architecture who have no olives nor wines in the cellar.
It is not part of a true culture to tame tigers, any more than it...
Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and...
There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and...
Ignorance and bungling with love are better than wisdom and skill without.
True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.
Is the babe young? When I behold it, it seems more venerable than the oldest...
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for law, so much as a respect...
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to...
Our life is frittered away by detail... simplify, simplify.
What is once well done is done forever.
I have found that hollow, which even I had relied on for solid.
Books can only reveal us to ourselves, and as often as they do us this...
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he...
We should come home from adventures, and perils, and discoveries every day with new experience...
What is called genius is the abundance of life and health.
There is no just and serene criticism as yet.
In wilderness is the preservation of the world.
There is more of good nature than of good sense at the bottom of most...