AdriesWorld - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[In wildness is the preservation of the world.]]> <![CDATA[Is not disease the rule of existence? There is not a lily pad floating on the river but has been riddled by insects. Almost every shrub and tree has its gall, oftentimes esteemed its chief ornament and hardly to be distinguished from the fruit. If misery loves company, misery has company enough. Now, at midsummer, find me a perfect leaf or fruit.]]> <![CDATA[I put a piece of paper under my pillow, and when I could not sleep I wrote in the dark.]]> <![CDATA[The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.]]> <![CDATA[If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?]]> <![CDATA[If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life.]]> <![CDATA[As for doing good; that is one of the professions which is full. Moreover I have tried it fairly and, strange as it may seem, am satisfied that it does not agree with my constitution.]]> <![CDATA[Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.]]> <![CDATA[Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.]]> <![CDATA[Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.]]>