Men have a respect for scholarship and learning greatly out of proportion to the use they commonly serve.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame.
Do what nobody else can do for you. Omit to do anything else.
Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim...
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and...
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he...
Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
All good things are wild, and free.
We shall see but a little way if we require to understand what we see.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that...
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
The best thing a man can do for his culture when he is rich is...
Government never furthered any enterprise but by the alacrity with which it got out of...
Good for the body is the work of the body, good for the soul is...
The heart is forever inexperienced.
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only...
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
A man's interest in a single bluebird is worth more than a complete but dry...
Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the...
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.