The law will never make a man free; it is men who have got to make the law free.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to...
Faith never makes a confession.
My Aunt Maria asked me to read the life of Dr. Chalmers, which, however, I...
A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish...
If you give money, spend yourself with it.
Money is not required to buy one necessity of the soul.
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Poetry implies the whole truth, philosophy expresses only a particle of it.
The only way to speak the truth is to speak lovingly.
The rich man is always sold to the institution which makes him rich. Absolutely speaking,...
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
This world is but canvas to our imaginations
I have seen how the foundations of the world are laid, and I have not...
The works of the great poets have never yet been read by mankind, for only...
Nature and human life are as various as our several constitutions. Who shall say what...
Most are engaged in business the greater part of their lives, because the soul abhors...
Great men, unknown to their generation, have their fame among the great who have preceded...
The man who is dissatisfied with himself, what can he do?
To have done anything just for money is to have been truly idle.
Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things....