It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Being Busy Quotes
I have been as sincere a worshipper of Aurora as the Greeks.
The law will never make men free, it is men that have to make the...
I have always been regretting that I was not as wise as the day I...
There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted.
'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes.
I have a great deal of company in the house, especially in the morning when...
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Nothing goes by luck in composition. It allows of no tricks. The best you can...
Books must be read as deliberately and reservedly as they were written.
Men are born to succeed, not to fail.
Through our own recovered innocence we discern the innocence of our neighbors.
It is easier to sail many thousand miles through cold and storm and cannibals, in...
God reigns when we take a liberal view, when a liberal view is presented to...
To him whose elastic and vigorous thought keeps pace with the sun, the day is...
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.
What's the use of a fine house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to...
Friends... they cherish one another's hopes. They are kind to one another's dreams.
My friends are Peter Gabriel, Bruce Springsteen, and we're singing about mortality, getting older. It's...
If you pour oil and vinegar into the same vessel, you would call them not...