Henry David ThoreauHenry David Thoreau, (1817-1862) American author, poet, philosopher, polymath, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, historian, and transcendentalist

Henry David Thoreau Quote

“Goodness is the only investment that never fails.”

Henry David ThoreauHenry David Thoreau
~ Henry David Thoreau

Ratings and Comments

cal, Lewisville, Tx

There can be too much of a good thing-such as centralized government.

Mike, Norwalk

cal, I like it

Mike, Norwalk

I like it. In context  a great way to go. Goodness is but one attribute of many that would fill the rest of the thought. Adding to cal's directional focus, the ole adage: "no good deed goes un-punished".

Ronw13, Oregon

Tuwb, as a noun, goodness, beauty, gladness, welfare. As an adj, Towb a precious prosperity. worthy of investment. Towb often characterizes a statement as an important assertion for salvation and prosperity.(real or imagined). promises life in the face of oppression or uncertainty. 


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