Henry David Thoreau Quotes in The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail
“I’ve forgotten the name of my best friend!”
“Cast conformity behind you!”
I want to be as much as possible like Ralph Waldo Emerson.
I refuse to commit murder. That’s why I’m here.
For you and me, deacon, the declaration of Independence has already been written. Young Thoreau has to declare it every day.
You might try getting yourself born in a more just and generous age.
I gotta git to Cañada!
Always do the right thing, even if it’s wrong.
Seems to me I’ve got several more lives to live.