Speech is for the convenience of those who are hard of hearing; but there are many fine things which we cannot say if we have to shout.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Men will lie on their backs, talking about the fall of man, and never make...
We are constantly invited to be who we are.
A man's interest in a single bluebird is worth more than a complete but dry...
Time is but the stream I go fishing in. I drink at it, but while...
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
I had three chairs in my house: one for solitude, two for friendship, three for...
The perception of beauty is a moral test.
If misery loves company, misery has company enough.
Is the babe young? When I behold it, it seems more venerable than the oldest...
It is not all books that are as dull as their readers.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Measure your health by your sympathy with morning and Spring. If there is no response...
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it..
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them...
Some who have read the book, or at any rate have reviewed it, have found...
It is not so very important for a person to learn facts. For that he...