Henry David Thoreau

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An American author, development critic, transcendentalist, pacifist, and philosopher.. American author poet philosopher abolitionist naturalist tax resister development critic surveyor historian and leading transcendentalist


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Quote Left Is it not singular that, while the religious world is gradually picking to pieces its old testaments, here are some coming slowly after, on th... Quote Right
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Quote Left I went to the woods because I wanted to live deliberately. I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life. To put to rout all that was not life, and not, when I had come to die, discover that I had not lived. Quote Right
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Quote Left To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, an they who edit and read it are old women over their tea. Quote Right
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Quote Left What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new. Quote Right
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Quote Left Some men are judges, these August days, sitting on benches, even till the court rises; they sit judging there honorably, between the seasons a... Quote Right
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