We should come home from adventures, and perils, and discoveries every day with new experience and character
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Our houses are such unwieldy property that we are often imprisoned rather than housed by...
All this worldly wisdom was once the unnameable heresy of some wise man.
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the...
Dreams are the touchstones of our character.
We were born to succeed, not to fail.
Water is the only drink for a wise man.
God reigns when we take a liberal view, when a liberal view is presented to...
That government is best which governs least.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined!
Fame is not just. She never finely or discriminatingly praises, but coarsely hurrahs.
It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.
It takes two to speak truth, one to speak and another to hear.
I only desire sincere relations with the worthiest of my acquaintance, that they may give...
I did not wish to take a cabin passage, but rather to go before the...
Do what you love. Know your own bone; gnaw at it, bury it, unearth it,...
I have lately been surveying the Walden woods so extensively and minutely that I now...
The language of excitement is at best picturesque merely. You must be calm before you...
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
Men have a respect for scholarship and learning greatly out of proportion to the use...