It is only when we forget all our learning that we begin to know.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
I have always been regretting that I was not as wise as the day I...
After the first blush of sin comes its indifference.
Nothing is so much to be feared as fear
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the...
All endeavor calls for the ability to tramp the last mile, shape the last plan,...
All good things are wild, and free.
There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.
Superfluous wealth can buy superfluities only. Money is not required to buy one necessity of...
Time is like a handful of sand- the tighter you grasp it, the faster it...
If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. Men will believe...
Music is perpetual, and only the hearing is intermittent.
Government never furthered any enterprise but by the alacrity with which it got out of...
The lawyer's truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
If... the machine of government... is of such a nature that it requires you to...
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
I did not wish to take a cabin passage, but rather to go before the...
To be admitted to Nature's hearth costs nothing. None is excluded, but excludes himself. You...
Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.