Money is not required to buy one necessity of the soul.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things....
No face which we can give to a matter will stead us so well at...
Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises?...
Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! I say, let your affairs be as two or three, and not...
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
It is what a man thinks of himself that really determines his fate.
Night is certainly more novel and less profane than day.
Books must be read as deliberately and reservedly as they were written.
Nay, be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you, opening new channels,...
What's the use of a fine house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to...
For an impenetrable shield, stand inside yourself
If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.
Justice is sweet and musical; but injustice is harsh and discordant.
The only way to speak the truth is to speak lovingly.
I should be pleased to meet man in the woods. I wish he were to...
Time is but the stream I go fishing in. I drink at it, but while...
Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.
Music does bring people together. It allows us to experience the same emotions. People everywhere...
No other acoustic instrument can match the piano's expressive range, and no electric instrument can...
When was the last time you wanted to say it all to the right person?...