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Henry David Thoreau

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Biography - Henry David Thoreau:

American essayist, poet and philosopher.
Born: 1817 - Died: 1862
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: United States
United States

It is never too late to give up our prejudices.



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It is never too late to give up our prejudices.



Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Il n'est jamais trop tard pour renoncer à nos préjugés.

German
Es ist nie zu spät, unsere Vorurteile aufzugeben.




See also 

See also...



Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are.

The sun is new each day.

No man's error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it.




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Quotes about prejudice:


A judgment can be refuted, but never a prejudice.
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Whoever has destroyed a prejudice, a single prejudice, is a benefactor of mankind.
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A man who takes away another man's freedom is a prisoner of hatred, he is locked behind the bars of prejudice and narrow-mindedness. I am not truly free if I am taking away someone else's freedom, just as surely as I am not free when my freedom is taken from me. The oppressed and the oppressor alike are robbed of their humanity.
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Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit, and lost without deserving.
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A wise man's kingdom is his own breast: or, if he ever looks farther, it will only be to the judgment of a select few, who are free from prejudices, and capable of examining his work.
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Henry David Thoreau also said...


Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
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It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.
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It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a statue, and so to make a few objects beautiful; but it is far more glorious to carve and paint the very atmosphere and medium through which we look, which morally we can do. To affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of arts.
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The cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run.
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Love must be as much a light as it is a flame.
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Poetry implies the whole truth, philosophy expresses only a particle of it.
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