It is not part of a true culture to tame tigers, any more than it is to make sheep ferocious.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
It is true, I never assisted the sun materially in his rising, but doubt not,...
Thought is the sculptor who can create the person you want to be.
Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame.
I did not wish to take a cabin passage, but rather to go before the...
Books are to be distinguished by the grandeur of their topics even more than by...
The bluebird carries the sky on his back.
The perception of beauty is a moral test.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
I belive that there is a subtile magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield...
It is only by striving for beauty and love In all our relationships, That we...
Nothing goes by luck in composition. It allows of no tricks. The best you can...
As if there were safety in stupidity alone.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream-world into reality
I only desire sincere relations with the worthiest of my acquaintance, that they may give...
We were born to succeed, not to fail.
Experience is in the fingers and head. The heart is inexperienced.
The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools, but the gentle touches...
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when...
The heart is forever inexperienced.
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.