Superfluous wealth can buy superfluities only. Money is not required to buy one necessity of the soul.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the...
Night is certainly more novel and less profane than day.
The man who is dissatisfied with himself, what can he do?
As for doing good; that is one of the professions which is full. Moreover I...
Law never made men a whit more just.
Nature is full of genius, full of the divinity; so that not a snowflake escapes...
The government of the world I live in was not framed, like that of Britain,...
It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.
This life is not for complaint, but for satisfaction.
You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in...
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
Is the babe young? When I behold it, it seems more venerable than the oldest...
That man is rich whose pleasures are the cheapest.
If you can speak what you will never hear, if you can write what you...
It is easier to sail many thousand miles through cold and storm and cannibals, in...
Fame is not just. She never finely or discriminatingly praises, but coarsely hurrahs.
In wilderness is the preservation of the world.
Where there is an observatory and a telescope, we expect that any eyes will see...
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only...
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.