Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises? If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
The bluebird carries the sky on his back.
Truths and roses have thorns about them.
Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and...
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay...
Superfluous wealth can buy superfluities only. Money is not required to buy one necessity of...
Before printing was discovered, a century was equal to a thousand years.
I have found that hollow, which even I had relied on for solid.
It takes two to speak truth, one to speak and another to hear.
Behave so the aroma of your actions may enhance the general sweetness of the atmosphere.
To be admitted to Nature's hearth costs nothing. None is excluded, but excludes himself. You...
This life is not for complaint, but for satisfaction.
The fibers of all things have their tension and are strained like the strings of...
There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest...
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the...
I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as...
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to...
It is not part of a true culture to tame tigers, any more than it...
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.