Henry David Thoreau Quotes (977 quotes)
Letter to Harrison Gray Otis Blake, March 27, 1848
February 3, 1860. - Journals (1838-1859)
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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.
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“Genius is, to be sure, not a matter of arbitrariness, but rather of freedom, just as wit, love, and faith, which once shall become arts and disciplines. We should demand genius from everybody, without, however, expecting it.”