Wake Up And Live

H.D. Thoreau

Posted in Uncategorized by Sarah Skeen on March 16, 2008

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I love Nature partly because she is not man, but a retreat from him. None of his institutions control or pervade her. There a different kind of right prevails. In her midst I can be glad with an entire gladness. If this world were all man, I could not stretch myself, I should lose all hope. He is constraint, she is freedom to me. He makes me wish for another world. She makes me content with this.

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  1. Karessa said, on March 17, 2008 at 6:07 pm

    I love that you posted this.


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