Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it till it comes to have a separate and integral interest. To regret deeply is to live afresh.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
If I seem to boast more than is becoming, my excuse is that I brag...
I only desire sincere relations with the worthiest of my acquaintance, that they may give...
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
How can any man be weak who dares to be at all?
Time is but the stream I go fishing in. I drink at it, but while...
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
As in geology, so in social institutions, we may discover the causes of all past...
We hate the kindness which we understand.
To affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of arts.
How does it become a man to behave towards the American government today? I answer,...
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
I say beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new...
Books are to be distinguished by the grandeur of their topics even more than by...
The meeting of two eternities, the past and future....is precisely the present moment.
What is once well done is done forever.
There is no more fatal blunderer than he who consumes the greater part of his...
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up...
Our life is frittered away by detail... simplify, simplify.
The bluebird carries the sky on his back.