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Showing posts with label Henry David Thoreau. Show all posts

"A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint. What I began by reading, I must finish by acting." - Henry David Thoreau

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"A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint. What I began by reading, I must finish by acting." - Henry David Thoreau
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"It is not enough to be busy; so are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?"- Henry David Thoreau

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"Let every man make known what kind of government would command his respect and that will be one step toward obtaining it." - Henry David Thoreau

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"Let every man make known what kind of government would command his respect and that will be one step toward obtaining it." - Henry David Thoreau
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"I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours." - Henry David Thoreau

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"I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours." - Henry David Thoreau
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"Our truest life is when we are in our dreams, awake." - Henry David Thoreau

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"Our truest life is when we are in our dreams, awake." - Henry David Thoreau
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"When a dog runs at you, whistle for him." - Henry David Thoreau

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"When a dog runs at you, whistle for him." - +Henry David Thoreau
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"Dreams are the touchstones of our personalities." - Henry David Thoreau

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"Dreams are the touchstones of our personalities." - Henry David Thoreau
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