It is an interesting question how far men would retain their relative rank if they were divested of their clothes.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
Most men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song...
Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.
Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim...
It is best to avoid the beginnings of evil.
I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the...
Good for the body is the work of the body, good for the soul is...
In eternity there is indeed something true and sublime. But all these times and places...
I quarrel not with far-off foes, but with those who, near at home, co-operate with,...
It takes two to speak the truth: one to speak, and another to hear.
Being is the great explainer.
How novel and original must be each new mans view of the universe - for...
The rarest quality in an epitaph is truth.
The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
Beware of all enterprises that require a new set of clothes.
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
Most are engaged in business the greater part of their lives, because the soul abhors...
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
There are old heads in the world who cannot help me by their example or...
The light which puts out our eyes is darkness to us. Only that day dawns...