"If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life."
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."Henry David Thoreau on Robert Frost
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."Henry David Thoreau on Buddha
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."Henry David Thoreau on Will Smith
"Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it."Henry David Thoreau on Sai Baba
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."Henry David Thoreau on George Bernard Shaw
"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."