Our houses are such unwieldy property that we are often imprisoned rather than housed by them.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is...
It is true, I never assisted the sun materially in his rising, but doubt not,...
Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air. They are where...
Every people have gods to suit their circumstances.
The law will never make men free, it is men that have to make the...
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the...
It is characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay...
Nature is full of genius, full of the divinity; so that not a snowflake escapes...
In my afternoon walk I would fain forget all my morning occupations and my obligations...
We are constantly invited to be who we are.
Instead of noblemen, let us have noble villages of men.
It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.
It is better to have your head in the clouds, and know where you are......
We know but a few men, a great many coats and breeches.
How could youths better learn to live than by at once trying the experiment of...