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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

In a world of peace and love, music would be the universal language.



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French
Dans un univers de paix et d'amour, la musique serait le langage universel.

German
In einer Welt des Friedens und der Liebe wäre die Musik die universelle Sprache.




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Quotes for: love


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Quotes about love:


Where love rules, there is no will to power and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.
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Love, love, all the rest is nothing.
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Intelligence has value only in the service of love.
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There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
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Love, and do what you will.
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Quotes for: music


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Quotes about music:


Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
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Without music, life would be a mistake.
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Music before all else.
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Architecture in general is frozen music.
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Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
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If music be the food of love, play on.
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Quotes for: Language


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Quotes for: Language


Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our mind by means of our language.
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The language of truth is simple.
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Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
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Language serves not only to express thoughts, but to make possible thoughts which could not exist without it.
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The meaning of a word is its use in the language.
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Language is a source of misunderstanding.
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Quotes for: peace


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Quotes about peace:


There was never a good war, or a bad peace.
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If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
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If you want to live in peace with yourself, you have to accept yourself as you are.
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Thoughts at peace. That is the goal someone who philosophizes longs for.
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Peace is rarely denied to the peaceful.
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Our peace shall stand as firm as rocky mountains.
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Henry David Thoreau also said...


It is never too late to give up our prejudices.
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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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