Some are reputed sick and some are not. It often happens that the sicker man is the nurse to the sounder.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the...
I had three chairs in my house; one for solitude, two for friendship, three for...
I only desire sincere relations with the worthiest of my acquaintance, that they may give...
I did not wish to take a cabin passage, but rather to go before the...
I have a great deal of company in the house, especially in the morning when...
That aim in life is highest which requires the highest and finest discipline.
The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools, but the gentle touches...
In the meanest are all the materials of manhood, only they are not rightly disposed.
My Aunt Maria asked me to read the life of Dr. Chalmers, which, however, I...
The way by which you may get money almost without exception leads downward.
It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.
The universe is wider than our views of it.
Fame is not just. She never finely or discriminatingly praises, but coarsely hurrahs.
In eternity there is indeed something true and sublime. But all these times and places...
I have always been regretting that I was not as wise as the day I...
That government is best which governs least.
Shall I not have intelligence with the earth? Am I not partly leaves and vegetable...
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
I am not influenced by the techniques or fashions of any other motion picture company.
It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.