Water is the only drink for a wise man.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
I should be pleased to meet man in the woods. I wish he were to...
I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be...
Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises?...
The cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which...
If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.
Measure your health by your sympathy with morning and Spring. If there is no response...
Before printing was discovered, a century was equal to a thousand years.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit...
Speech is for the convenience of those who are hard of hearing; but there are...
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
There is one consolation in being sick; and that is the possibility that you may...
That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal and then leap in the...
Every people have gods to suit their circumstances.
Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the...
What is called genius is the abundance of life and health.