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Thought of the Day - Henry David Thoreau


“As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. 32 more words

Authentic Life

Searching for My Walden

Early, oh so early, on a Sunday morning. I have walked the dog and she is snuggling in our bed now with my sleeping wife. One kid is sound asleep in his room. 647 more words

A Bridge to the Moon


The youth gets together his materials to build a bridge
to the moon, or, perchance, a palace or temple on
the earth, and, at length, the middle-aged man… 19 more words


Things do not change; we change. – Henry David Thoreau

Quote Of The Day

3 Extra Ways We Complicate Life (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 34)

“It is not enough to be busy; so are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?”
— Henry David Thoreau

Most of us are very busy nearly every day, all day. 468 more words


The Cry of the Anarcho-Primitivists

In short, all good things are wild and free.

— Henry David Thoreau, Excursions

As someone who enjoys running in the mountains, I find myself drawn to…

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