It is best to avoid the beginnings of evil.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
May we so love as never to have occasion to repent of our love!
Instead of noblemen, let us have noble villages of men.
How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading...
Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.
All this worldly wisdom was once the unnameable heresy of some wise man.
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
The man who goes alone can start today; but he who travels with another must...
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with...
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
Our life is frittered away by detail... simplify, simplify.
I think that there is nothing, not even crime, more opposed to poetry, to philosophy,...
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit...
That man is rich whose pleasures are the cheapest.
The kindness I have longest remembered has been of this sort, the sort unsaid; so...
Truths and roses have thorns about them.
It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What...
I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and...
Abasement, degradation is simply the manner of life of the man who has refused to...
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.