"Do what you love. Know your own bone gnaw at it, bury it, unearth it, and gnaw it still."
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."Henry David Thoreau on Lao Tzu
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."Henry David Thoreau on Oscar Wilde
"Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself - and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is."Henry David Thoreau on Jim Morrison
"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."Henry David Thoreau on H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
"Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable."Henry David Thoreau on Bruce Lee
"None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm."
"I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude."
"I have never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. A man thinking or working is always alone, let him be where he will."
"A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone."
"The man who goes alone can start today but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready."