Line(s) of the Day #HenryDavidThoreau

Henry David Thoreau

I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavours to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

The extraordinary Henry David Thoreau (1817 – 1862), who among his many interests was a philosopher, abolitionist and historian.


5 thoughts on “Line(s) of the Day #HenryDavidThoreau

  1. I have had a great respect for Thoreau ever since I was a student. Looking at this picture now, I have to note that his beard looks curiously unreal πŸ˜€

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