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ليس كافيًا أن تكون مشغولًا. فكذلك النمل. السؤال هو: بماذا نحن مشغولون ؟


Henry David Thoreau

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Light Winged Smoke Lightwinged Smoke, Icarian bird, Melting thy pinions in thy upward flight, Lar...
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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...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Is the babe young? When I behold it, it seems more venerable than the oldest man.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Our moments of inspiration are not lost though we have no particular poem to show for them; for thos...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
So thoroughly and sincerely are we compelled to live, reverencing our life, and denying the possibil...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Humility like darkness reveals the heavenly lights.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The world is but a canvas to our imagination.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Pity the man who has a character to support --it is worse than a large family -- he is silent poor i...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
If the injustice is part of the necessary friction of the machine of government, let it go, let it g...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
How earthy old people become --moldy as the grave! Their wisdom smacks of the earth. There is no for...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Men are born to succeed, not to fail.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
A man cannot be said to succeed in this life who does not satisfy one friend.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I lose my respect for the man who can make the mystery of sex the subject of a coarse jest, yet when...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Through want of enterprise and faith men are where they are, buying and selling and spending their l...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
You must not know too much or be too precise or scientific about birds and trees and flowers and wat...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I fear chiefly lest my expression may not be extravagant enough, may not wander far enough beyond th...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The rich man is always sold to the institution which makes him rich. Absolutely speaking, the more m...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
If you give money, spend yourself with it.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I am sorry to think that you do not get a man's most effective criticism until you provoke him. Seve...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
A man's interest in a single bluebird is worth more than a complete but dry list of the fauna an...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
There is something servile in the habit of seeking after a law which we may obey. We may study the l...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Knowledge does not come to us in details, but in flashes of light from heaven.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The knowledge of an unlearned man is living and luxuriant like a forest, but covered with mosses and...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for law, so much as a respect for right.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Whatever the human law may be, neither an individual nor a nation can commit the least act of injust...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
If we knew all the laws of Nature, we should need only one fact, or the description of one actual ph...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Having each some shingles of thought well dried, we sat and whittled them.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It requires nothing less than a chivalric feeling to sustain a conversation with a lady.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
What does education often do? It makes a straight-cut ditch of a free, meandering brook.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
That man is rich whose pleasures are the cheapest.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign your...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
We perceive and are affected by changes too subtle to be described
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
If the fairest features of the landscape are to be named after men, let them be the noblest and wo...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The rarest quality in an epitaph is truth.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I have found that no exertion of the legs can bring two minds much nearer to one another.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It is not a man's duty, as a matter of course, to devote himself to the eradication of any, even the...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I find it wholesome to be alone the greater part of time. To be in company, even with the best, is s...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The only way to speak the truth is to speak lovingly.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The best thing a man can do for his culture when he is rich is to endeavor to carry out those scheme...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I went to the woods because I wanted to live deliberately, I wanted to live deep and suck out all th...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Associate reverently, and as much as one can with our loftiest thoughts
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Any man more right than his neighbors constitutes a majority of one
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Whatever the human law may be, neither an individual nor a nation can commit the least act of injust...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Even trees do not die without a groan
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
We should go forth on the shortest walk, perchance, in the spirit of undying adventure, never to ret...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Our houses are such unwieldy property that we are often imprisoned rather than housed by them.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Výstrednosť, premrštenosť - tá predsa závislý od toho, aká ohrada vás zväzuje.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
If the day and the night are such that you greet them with joy, and life emits a fragrance like flow...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Sure there are poets which did never dream
Upon Parnassus, nor did taste the stream
Of He...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
We talk of civilizing the Indian, but that is not the name for his improvement. By the wary independ...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
There is in my nature, methinks, a singular yearning toward all wildness.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Dreams are the touchstones of our characters. We are scarcely less afflicted when we remember some u...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
A man can suffocate on courtesy.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The only obligation which I have a right to assume is to do at any time what I think right
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It is not enough to be busy; so are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Every man is the builder of a temple, called his body, to the god he worships, after a style purely ...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Most men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song still in them.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Men go back to the mountains, as they go back to sailing ships at sea, because in the mountains and ...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit it and read it are old wome...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Men go back to the mountains, as they go back to sailing ships at sea, because in the mountains and ...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Poverty - it is life near the bone, where it is sweetest
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It is too late to be studying Hebrew; it is more important to understand even the slang of today.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Generally speaking, a howling wilderness does not howl: it is the imagination of the traveler that d...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The youth may build or plant or sail, only let him not be hindered from doing that which he tells me...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It's too late to be studying Hebrew; it's more important to understand even the slang of today.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I have, as it were, my own sun and moon and stars, and a little world all to myself.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
We hear and apprehend only what we already half know.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
He who hears the rippling of rivers in these degenerate days will not utterly despair.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I ask for, not at once no government, but at once a better government.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Truth is always in harmony with herself, and is not concerned chiefly to reveal the justice that may...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The orator yields to the inspiration of a transient occasion, and speaks to the mob, before him, to ...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The keeping of bees is like the direction of sunbeams.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Not till we are lost, in other words not till we have lost the world, do we begin to find ourselves,...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The walking of which I speak has nothing in it akin to taking exercise, as it is called, as the sick...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
If it is asserted that civilization is a real advance in the condition of man — and I think that i...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It is remarkable that, notwithstanding the universal favor with which the New Testament is outwardly...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
If there is any hell more unprincipled than our rulers, and we, the ruled, I feel curious to see it.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
A truly good book…teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay it down and commence living o...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Some men fish all their lives without knowing it is not really the fish they are after.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things. They ar...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
There are some who complain most energetically and inconsolably of any, because they are, as they sa...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
what a rich book might be made about buds and, perhaps, sprouts!
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I did not know that mankind were suffering for want of gold. I have seen a little of it. I know that...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It is never too late to give up your prejudices
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation. What is called resignation is confirmed desperation...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Men are probably nearer the central truth in their superstitions than in their science.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
For many years I was self-appointed inspector of snow-storms and rain-storms and did my duty faithf...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It is better to have your head in the clouds, and know where you are... than to breathe the clearer ...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
You were once wild here
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aid, but by an infinite expect...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I thought, and attended to ...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools, but the gentle touches of air and water w...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now ...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
I was once reproved by a minister who was driving a poor beast to some meeting-house horse-sheds amo...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Give me the poverty that enjoys true wealth.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
What sort of philosophers are we, who know absolutely nothing about the origin and destiny of cats?
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, nor even to found a school, but so to lov...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Public opinion is a weak tyrant compared with our own private opinion. What a man thinks of himself,...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, an they who edit and read it are old women ov...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
We seem but to linger in manhood to tell the dreams of our childhood, and they vanish out of memory ...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Behave so the aroma of your actions may enhance the general sweetness of the atmosphere.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
The mass of men serve the state thus, not as men mainly, but as machines, with their bodies. They ar...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
A man's ignorance sometimes is not only useful, but beautiful-while his knowledge, so called, is oft...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
We need only travel enough to give our intellects an airing.
HENRY DAVID THOREAU