We are not what we are, nor do we treat or esteem each other for such, but for what we are capable of being.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
Law never made men a whit more just.
If you can speak what you will never hear, if you can write what you...
To affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of the arts.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that...
The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
The squirrel that you kill in jest, dies in earnest.
If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. Men will believe...
What you get by achieving your goals is to as important as what you become...
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
The universe is wider than our views of it.
What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old...
Shall I not have intelligence with the earth? Am I not partly leaves and vegetable...
Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to...
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate...
Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.
When it's time to die, let us not discover that we have never lived.
An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.
As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single...
If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with...