14 Tweet-able Quips by Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau was a super writer. I love his quotes….a lot. So much so that I decided to put some of the those that are tweet worthy (in length & content) into a blog post. Plus I wanted to hand code the neat html [tweet] link into every entry. Try it out. It’s fun, enjoy.

He would have scored high on “Klout”

1) “Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it” [tweet]

2) “Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new” [tweet]

3) “Friends, they cherish one another’s hopes. They are kind to one another’s dreams” [tweet]

4) “Goodness is the only investment that never fails” [tweet]

5) “I wanted to live deep & suck the marrow out of life” [tweet]

6) “A man thinking or working is always alone” [tweet]

7) “I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion” [tweet]

8) “In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, they had better aim at something high” [tweet]

9) “Live your life, do your work, then take your hat” [tweet]

10) “The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer” [tweet]

11) “There are a 1000 hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root” [tweet]

12) “Those whom we can love, we can hate; to others we are indifferent” [tweet]

13) “What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us” [tweet]

14) “What you get by achieving your goals is to as important as what you become by achieving your goals” [tweet]

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