Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
We live but a fraction of our lives
We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the...
Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air. They are where...
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he...
I had three chairs in my house; one for solitude, two for friendship, three for...
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined!
There is no remedy for love than to love more.
It takes two to speak the truth: one to speak, and another to hear.
I have found that hollow, which even I had relied on for solid.
We are always paid for our suspicion by finding what we suspect.
I have never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for...
I quarrel not with far-off foes, but with those who, near at home, co-operate with,...
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the...
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.