Henry David Thoreau Quotes (743 quotes)
“My life is like a stroll upon the beach,
As near the ocean's edge as I can go.”
―Henry David Thoreau
The Fisher's Boy, Edmund Clarence Stedman, ed. (1833–1908). An American Anthology, 1787–1900.
Letter to Lidian Jackson Emerson, October 16, 1843
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsHenry David Thoreau
Born: July 12, 1817
Died: May 6, 1862 (aged 44)
Bio: Henry David Thoreau was an American author, poet, philosopher, freemason, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, historian, and leading transcendentalist.