It is remarkable how closely the history of the apple tree is connected with that of man.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
For an impenetrable shield, stand inside yourself
It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a...
Ignorance and bungling with love are better than wisdom and skill without.
How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading...
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
Every people have gods to suit their circumstances.
We are not what we are, nor do we treat or esteem each other for...
It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What...
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
The true harvest of my life is intangible - a little star dust caught, a...
Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
In eternity there is indeed something true and sublime. But all these times and places...
Justice is sweet and musical; but injustice is harsh and discordant.
Law never made men a whit more just.
Books can only reveal us to ourselves, and as often as they do us this...
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
It is better to have your head in the clouds, and know where you are......
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
While civilization has been improving our houses, it has not equally improved the men who...