"The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Henry David Thoreau on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Henry David Thoreau on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Henry David Thoreau on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Henry David Thoreau on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Henry David Thoreau on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."