Sunday, September 06, 2015

On avoiding dullness

"There is an incessant influx of novelty into the world, and yet we tolerate incredible dullness."
Henry David Thoreau
Thoreau died in 1862, but his words resonate as powerfully today as they would have then. I wonder why that is.

1 comment:

Karen S. said...

He was another timeless being, who took joy in nature and the simple things life has to offer.