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I Like Henry David Thoreau

This group is for anyone who connects with Henry David Thoreau's poetry and quotes 56 People

    Living Life Fully..

    From Walden by Henry David Thoreau I find this very meaningful..   We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aids, but by an infinite expectation of the dawn, which does not forsake us in our soundest sleep.  I know of no more...
    luvmc11 luvmc11 46-50, F 3 Responses Sep 20, 2010

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    The price of anything is the amount of life you

    exchange for it. - Henry David Thoreau
    DA68 DA68 46-50, M Jun 24

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    Great Trivial Pursuit Answer To Literary Questions

    The only better answer being "George Bernard Shaw".  I used those two answers over and over whenever i was stumped trying to get one of those damn brown wedges.But seriously.  Have you read Walden?  Perhaps, my favorite book of all time.
    johnnybliss johnnybliss 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 1, 2011

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