The cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
The bluebird carries the sky on his back.
Beware of all enterprises that require a new set of clothes.
It takes two to speak the truth: one to speak, and another to hear.
Music does bring people together. It allows us to experience the same emotions. People everywhere...
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
Instead of noblemen, let us have noble villages of men.
What is called genius is the abundance of life and health.
Those whom we can love, we can hate; to others we are indifferent.
There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.
The works of the great poets have never yet been read by mankind, for only...
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
May we so love as never to have occasion to repent of our love!
Live the life you've dreamed
Men have a respect for scholarship and learning greatly out of proportion to the use...
Things do not change; we change.
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to...
I have learned this at least by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in...
We shall see but a little way if we require to understand what we see.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate...
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit...