The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
All good things are wild, and free.
In wilderness is the preservation of the world.
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them...
There is always a present and extant life, be it better or worse, which all...
All endeavor calls for the ability to tramp the last mile, shape the last plan,...
There is no remedy for love but to love more
We should distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
The Canadians of those days, at least, possessed a roving spirit of adventure which carried...
Children, who play life, discern its true law and relations more clearly than men, who...
It is not all books that are as dull as their readers.
If you give money, spend yourself with it.
For an impenetrable shield, stand inside yourself
In the meanest are all the materials of manhood, only they are not rightly disposed.
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
Poetry implies the whole truth, philosophy expresses only a particle of it.
Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it...
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it
If I think more about death than some other people, it is probably because I...
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever...