More From Henry David Thoreau
- "To have done anything just for money is to have been truly idle."
- "A man cannot be said to succeed in this life who does not satisfy one friend."
- "If it is surely the means to the highest end we know, can any work be humble or disgusting? Will it not rather be elevating as a ladder, the means by which we are translated?"
More In Great
- "Liberty is a great celestial Goddess, strong, beneficent, and austere, and she can never descend upon a nation by the shouting of crowds, nor by arguments of unbridled passion, nor by the hatred of class against class."― Annie Besant
- "The most important thing is to write material that YOU think is funny. If you don’t think it’s funny, but you’re convinced that other people will think it is, well they won’t."― Mo Rocca
- "There’s a saying, ‘It’s easy to write songs, but very difficult to write great songs.’ I’m going through that right now."― Bryan Adams