"What is human warfare but just this an effort to make the laws of God and nature take sides with one party."
"Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right."Henry David Thoreau on Abraham Lincoln
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."Henry David Thoreau on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."Henry David Thoreau on Albert Einstein
"While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation."Henry David Thoreau on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."Henry David Thoreau on Lawrence Welk
"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."