Our life is frittered away by detail... simplify, simplify.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
In wilderness is the preservation of the world.
There is always a present and extant life, be it better or worse, which all...
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
Politics is the gizzard of society, full of gut and gravel.
Truth is always in harmony with herself, and is not concerned chiefly to reveal the...
I should be pleased to meet man in the woods. I wish he were to...
Books must be read as deliberately and reservedly as they were written.
How does it become a man to behave towards the American government today? I answer,...
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Through our own recovered innocence we discern the innocence of our neighbors.
It is better to have your head in the clouds, and know where you are......
This world is but a canvas to our imagination.
It is characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.
The Artist is he who detects and applies the law from observation of the works...
My Aunt Maria asked me to read the life of Dr. Chalmers, which, however, I...
It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What...
Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air. They are where...
Behave so the aroma of your actions may enhance the general sweetness of the atmosphere.
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a...