More From Henry David Thoreau
- "I have thought there was some advantage even in death, by which we mingle with the herd of common men."
- "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?"
- "True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance."
More In Great
- "You’ve got to be ready to be in a great relationship."― Billy Corgan
- "When you have a great and difficult task, something perhaps almost impossible, if you only work a little at a time, every day a little, suddenly the work will finish itself."― Isak Dinesen
- "Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for revenge or defense can be just."― Marcus Tullius Cicero