Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old...
It is remarkable how closely the history of the apple tree is connected with that...
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that...
Visit the Navy-Yard, and behold a marine, such a man as an American government can...
Every people have gods to suit their circumstances.
I say beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new...
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
Time is like a handful of sand- the tighter you grasp it, the faster it...
Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with...
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
We hate the kindness which we understand.
What is called genius is the abundance of life and health.
We are constantly invited to be who we are.
Thought is the sculptor who can create the person you want to be.
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
All endeavor calls for the ability to tramp the last mile, shape the last plan,...
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.
It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What...
The perception of beauty is a moral test.
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for...