We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aid, but by an infinite expectation of the dawn.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
I have a great deal of company in the house, especially in the morning when...
Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises?...
The man who is dissatisfied with himself, what can he do?
Books, not which afford us a cowering enjoyment, but in which each thought is of...
The meeting of two eternities, the past and future....is precisely the present moment.
Sacrificing your happiness for the happiness of the one you love, is by far, the...
Politics is the gizzard of society, full of grit and gravel, and the two political...
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay...
There is no remedy for love than to love more.
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
As for doing good; that is one of the professions which is full. Moreover I...
We were born to succeed, not to fail.
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when...
If I seem to boast more than is becoming, my excuse is that I brag...
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim...
The rich man is always sold to the institution which makes him rich. Absolutely speaking,...
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
The perception of beauty is a moral test.
Live the life you've dreamed.