It is remarkable how closely the history of the apple tree is connected with that of man.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Every people have gods to suit their circumstances.
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the...
All this worldly wisdom was once the unnameable heresy of some wise man.
Water is the only drink for a wise man.
Books must be read as deliberately and reservedly as they were written.
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...
Faith keeps many doubts in her pay. If I could not doubt, I should not...
Dreams are the touchstones of our character.
The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I...
The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.
Poverty - it is life near the bone, where it is sweetest
Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does...
It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.
We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal and then leap in the...
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to...
It is only by striving for beauty and love In all our relationships, That we...
Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it...
While civilization has been improving our houses, it has not equally improved the men who...
It is what a man thinks of himself that really determines his fate.