Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Night is certainly more novel and less profane than day.
To say that a man is your Friend, means commonly no more than this, that...
Time is but the stream I go fishing in. I drink at it, but while...
How can any man be weak who dares to be at all?
Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Men have become the tools of their tools.
Money is not required to buy one necessity of the soul.
An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
Justice is sweet and musical; but injustice is harsh and discordant.
No face which we can give to a matter will stead us so well at...
This world is but canvas to our imaginations
I have thought there was some advantage even in death, by which we mingle with...
To affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of the arts.
Our houses are such unwieldy property that we are often imprisoned rather than housed by...
Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises?...
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
Elegance does not consist in putting on a new dress.
One had as good be out of the world, as out of the fashion