Tag Archives: Henry David Thoreau

What’s the real cost?

“The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.” ~ Henry David Thoreau Advertisements

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Be Yourself

This advice will go a long way towards happiness.  It isn’t an excuse to be selfish or uncaring of others but to find who you are and what you want to be.  A path we’re all on. “Be yourself- not … Continue reading

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Where is Your Study? By a Creek in the Woods

When a traveler asked Wordsworth’s servant to show him her master’s study, she answered “Here is his library, but his study is out of doors.”

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A Little Art and Some Wise Words from Thoreau for the End of the Week

However mean your life is, meet it and live it; do not shun it and call it hard names. It is not so bad as you are. It looks poorest when you are richest.  The fault-finder will find faults even … Continue reading

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Making Your Attitude

“Men and boys are learning all kinds of trades but how to make men of themselves. They learn to make houses; but they are not so well housed, they are not so contented in their houses, as the woodchucks in … Continue reading

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