Quotes: Henry David Thoreau

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  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Henry David Thoreau,   

    If men could combine thus earnestly, and patiently, and harmoniously to some really worthy end, what might they not accomplish?

    Henry David Thoreau

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Henry David Thoreau,   

    There never is but one opportunity of a kind.

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  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Henry David Thoreau,   

    If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

    Henry David Thoreau

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Henry David Thoreau,   

    We are not what we are, nor do we treat or esteem each other for such, but for what we are capable of being.

    Henry David Thoreau

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    , Henry David Thoreau   

    If one advances confidently in the direction of one’s dreams, and endeavors to live the life which one has imagined, one will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

    Henry David Thoreau

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Henry David Thoreau,   

    We belong to the community. It is not the tailor alone who is the ninth part of a man; it is as much the preacher, and the merchant, and the farmer. Where is this division of labor to end? and what object does it finally serve? No doubt another may also think for me; but it is not therefore desirable that he should do so to the exclusion of my thinking for myself.

    Henry David Thoreau

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Henry David Thoreau,   

    If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.

    Henry David Thoreau

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Henry David Thoreau,   

    If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost: that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.

    Henry David Thoreau

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Henry David Thoreau,   

    It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.

    Henry David Thoreau

     
  • 10:00 am on January 26, 2017 Permalink | Reply |
    Henry David Thoreau,   

    It is never too late to give up our prejudices.

    Henry David Thoreau

     
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