My Favorite Quotes
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 Henry Thoreau - “We need the tonic of wildness, to wade sometimes in marshes where the bittern and the meadow-hen lurk, and hear the booming of the snipe to smell the whispering sedge where only some wilder and more solitary fowl builds her nest, and the mink crawls with its belly close to the ground.”
 Henry Thoreau - “You must get your living by loving, or at least half your life is a failure.”
 Henry Thoreau - “What is called resignation is confirmed desperation.”
 Henry Thoreau - “I respect not his labors, his farm where everything has its price, who would carry the landscape, who would carry his God, to market, if he could get anything for him who goes to market for his god as it is on whose farm nothing grows free, whose fields bear no crops, whose meadows no flowers, whose trees no fruits, but dollars.”
 Henry Thoreau - “I would not talk so much about myself if there were anybody else whom I knew as well.”
 Henry Thoreau - “I say, break the law.”
 Henry Thoreau - “It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.”
 Henry Thoreau - “Man is the artificer of his own happiness.”
 Henry Thoreau - “We have not so good a right to hate any as our Friend.”
 Henry Thoreau - “Farmers are respectable and interesting to me in proportion as they are poor.”
 Henry Thoreau - “Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame.”
 Henry Thoreau - “When you knock, ask to see God - none of the servants.”
 Henry Thoreau - “We know but a few men, a great many coats and breeches.”
 Henry Thoreau - “Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.”