Henry David Thoreau Quotes
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It makes but little difference whether you are committed to a farm or the county jail.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
The faultfinder will find faults even in paradise.
Fire is the most tolerable third party.
As long as possible live free and uncommitted. It makes but little difference whether you are committed to a farm or the county jail.
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
Government is at best but an expedient; but most governments are usually, and all governments are sometimes, inexpedient.
Those undeserved joys which come uncalled and make us more pleased than grateful are they that sing.
Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
Wherever men have lived there is a story to be told, and it depends chiefly on the story-teller or historian whether that is interesting or not.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.