What's the use of a fine house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it..
No face which we can give to a matter will stead us so well at...
Music does bring people together. It allows us to experience the same emotions. People everywhere...
Those whom we can love, we can hate; to others we are indifferent.
Books can only reveal us to ourselves, and as often as they do us this...
Ignorance and bungling with love are better than wisdom and skill without.
The universe is wider than our views of it.
My Aunt Maria asked me to read the life of Dr. Chalmers, which, however, I...
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
Every man casts a shadow; not his body only, but his imperfectly mingled spirit. This...
If you give money, spend yourself with it.
I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
I say beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new...
Silence is the universal refuge, the sequel to all dull discourses and all foolish acts,...
This world is but a canvas to our imagination.
It is best to avoid the beginnings of evil.
I have lately been surveying the Walden woods so extensively and minutely that I now...
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he...
Love is like playing Music. First you must learn to play by the rules, then...
Music is the only language in which you cannot say a mean or sarcastic thing
The only other better feeling than loving someone, is knowing that they love you back.