Quotes by Henry David Thoreau, Wednesday, A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers

Ignorance and bungling with love are better than wisdom and skill without.

Henry David Thoreau, Wednesday, A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers

Other Great Authors


In order to deserve, we must pay our dues and steadily work for perfection. We must relish in struggle, and relinquish pride. We must dispel fear and seek enlightenment. We must shun division and honor love. We must know our hearts and seek to understand others. We must try, live, create, feel, grow and love.

Bryant McGill, Stanford Lectures on Poetry, 1990

Life is a dream from which we must wake before we can dream again.

Robert Jordan, The Fires of Heaven

Yield not to evils, but attack all the more boldly.

Virgil

Wayne I once thought I had mono for an entire year, It turned out I was just really bored.

Wayne's World

There is no nonsense so gross that society will not, at some time, make a doctrine of it and defend it with every weapon of communal stupidity.

Robertson Davies

I find that a great part of the information I have was acquired by looking up something and finding something else on the way.

Franklin P. Adams »

Undoubtedly, we become what we envisage.

Claude M. Bristol »