Off-Topic: I just read a 19th century quote
(Lake Martin Specific)
103,301 messages
Updated 11/21/2017 12:00:14 AM
Lakes Online Forum
51,498 messages
Updated 11/21/2017 10:10:05 PM
Lakes Online Forum
4,880 messages
Updated 11/14/2017 11:56:59 PM
(Lake Martin Specific)
4,006 messages
Updated 11/13/2017 4:56:03 PM
Lakes Online Forum
3,806 messages
Updated 11/21/2017 8:47:48 AM
Lakes Online Forum
4,147 messages
Updated 11/4/2017 4:12:51 PM
Lakes Online Forum
2,872 messages
Updated 11/21/2017 8:56:00 AM
(Lake Martin Specific)
160 messages
Updated 7/14/2017 9:45:06 AM
Lakes Online Forum
64 messages
Updated 7/25/2017 1:09:38 AM
Lake Martin Photo Gallery

    
Welcome, Guest Select View Mode: [ classic | beta | recent ]
Reply | Back | Search | Photos | News | Chat | Off-Topic Forum
Name:   10toLife The author of this post is registered as a member - Email Member
Subject:   I just read a 19th century quote
Date:   6/10/2013 10:18:37 PM

Your take on life is very much like the 30 year old who wrote Walden and later, Civil Disobedience. I would have loved to read a book by Thoreau when he was 60 to see if he had changed his mind at all after actually living life… but he died at 44. In a perfect world we could all be self sufficient and live like transcendentalist--- but nearly every attempt to live in a pure transcendentalist world has self destructed. The Amish have perfected it but still look for outside sources to gain advantage. Even Henry left his cabin on Walden to re-enter society. If it was so perfect I have often wondered why he did not stay there. 
    Reply | Back | Search | Photos | News | Chat | Off-Topic Forum
Other messages in this thread:View Entire Thread
I just read a 19th century quote - architect - 6/9/2013 8:58:02 AM
     I just read a 19th century quote - comrade - 6/9/2013 9:00:46 AM
          I just read a 19th century quote - architect - 6/9/2013 9:48:54 AM
               I just read a 19th century quote - comrade - 6/9/2013 10:02:35 AM
               I just read a 19th century quote - JohnGalt - 6/9/2013 10:05:49 AM
                    I just read a 19th century quote - architect - 6/9/2013 10:13:26 AM
                    Another quote appropriate for today - architect - 6/9/2013 10:24:49 AM
                         Another quote appropriate for today - comrade - 6/9/2013 5:14:48 PM
     Interesting quote - MartiniMan - 6/9/2013 5:17:48 PM
          Interesting quote - GoneFishin - 6/9/2013 7:45:00 PM
               Interesting quote - h_hob - 6/9/2013 8:54:38 PM
               Big difference and you know it - MartiniMan - 6/9/2013 10:41:21 PM
     I just read a 19th century quote - alahusker - 6/9/2013 9:36:22 PM
          I just read a 19th century quote - MartiniMan - 6/9/2013 10:47:47 PM
     I just read a 19th century quote - 10toLife - 6/10/2013 10:18:37 PM

Quick Links
Lake Martin News
Lake Martin Photos
Lake Martin Videos

About Us
Contact Us
Site Map
Search Site
Advertise With Us
   
www.LakeMartin.com
THE LAKE MARTIN WEBSITE

Copyright 2017, Lakes Online
Privacy    |    Legal