Live each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
We are not what we are, nor do we treat or esteem each other for...
Faith keeps many doubts in her pay. If I could not doubt, I should not...
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
I was more independent than any farmer in Concord, for I was not anchored to...
Thinking is only a process of talking to yourself.
Be not simply good - be good for something.
Good for the body is the work of the body, and good for the soul...
It is never too late to give up our prejudices.
There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted.
I was not designed to be forced. I will breathe after my own fashion. Let...
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only...
Truths and roses have thorns about them.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that...
Fire is the most tolerable third party
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the...
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
In my afternoon walk I would fain forget all my morning occupations and my obligations...
I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
Every man casts a shadow; not his body only, but his imperfectly mingled spirit. This...