Tag Archives: walden

What’s the real cost?

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

Posted in work | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in advice, Philosophy | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Thoreau | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

“The fault-finder will find faults even in paradise”

“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

Posted in 19th century, Philosophy, Thoreau | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Possessions

“A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone.” Walden, Henry David Thoreau 1854.

Posted in minimalism, Philosophy, Thoreau | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment