The man who is dissatisfied with himself, what can he do?
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
If it is surely the means to the highest end we know, can any work...
They will wait, well disposed, for others to remedy evil, that they may no longer...
As if there were safety in stupidity alone
We live but a fraction of our lives
We are always paid for our suspicion by finding what we suspect.
The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
No doubt another may also think for me; but it is not therefore desirable that...
Men are born to succeed, not to fail.
The true harvest of my life is intangible - a little star dust caught, a...
None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
How does it become a man to behave towards the American government today? I answer,...
It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.
Men are born to succeed, not fail.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
Nature is full of genius, full of the divinity; so that not a snowflake escapes...
Time is like a handful of sand- the tighter you grasp it, the faster it...
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for...
Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things....
There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.