Men have become the tools of their tools.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Great men, unknown to their generation, have their fame among the great who have preceded...
The rarest quality in an epitaph is truth.
This life is not for complaint, but for satisfaction
Sacrificing your happiness for the happiness of the one you love, is by far, the...
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
Fame is not just. She never finely or discriminatingly praises, but coarsely hurrahs.
Faith keeps many doubts in her pay. If I could not doubt, I should not...
I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be...
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
There is more of good nature than of good sense at the bottom of most...
They can do without architecture who have no olives nor wines in the cellar.
There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest...
If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.
'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes.
It is never too late to give up your prejudices
Good poetry seems too simple and natural a thing that when we meet it we...
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay...
You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop...
Books that cannot bear examination, certainly ought not to be established as divine inspiration by...