Nothing goes by luck in composition. It allows of no tricks. The best you can write will be the best you are.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
Shall I not have intelligence with the earth? Am I not partly leaves and vegetable...
It is only when we forget all our learning that we begin to know.
Music is perpetual, and only the hearing is intermittent.
The bluebird carries the sky on his back.
Visit the Navy-Yard, and behold a marine, such a man as an American government can...
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined!
There is no more fatal blunderer than he who consumes the greater part of his...
Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they...
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
It takes two to speak the truth: one to speak, and another to hear.
Glances of true beauty can be seen in the faces of those who live in...
Politics is the gizzard of society, full of grit and gravel, and the two political...
The meeting of two eternities, the past and future....is precisely the present moment.
You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in...
That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
How often we find ourselves turning our backs on our actual friends, that we might...
If one advances confidently in the direction of one's dreams, and endeavors to live the...
Truth is always in harmony with herself, and is not concerned chiefly to reveal the...
Time discovers truth.
What's better? A lie that draws a smile or the truth that draws a tear?