Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay...
The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
What is once well done is done forever.
Most men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song...
I quarrel not with far-off foes, but with those who, near at home, co-operate with,...
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
He is blessed over all mortals who loses no moment of the passing life in...
I have lately been surveying the Walden woods so extensively and minutely that I now...
There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted.
I have thought there was some advantage even in death, by which we mingle with...
We are always paid for our suspicion by finding what we suspect.
Every people have gods to suit their circumstances.
We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aid, but by...
Dreams are the touchstones of our characters.
The universe is wider than our views of it.
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
Through our own recovered innocence we discern the innocence of our neighbors.
Some are reputed sick and some are not. It often happens that the sicker man...