Some Thoreau I actually understand…etc.

“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.”

-Henry David Thoreau

Now if only he wrote Walden in that same voice. Maybe I’m a shitty writer for “just not getting” it but I read to the part of one of his other famous quotes, “all men lead lives of quiet desperation” (or something like that), and I pretty much gave up because besides the beginning when he’s talking about living by a lake, I was lost. Maybe I’m just a shitty reader. Shit!

Oh well, maybe next time.

Other good stuff:

This one’s epic!:

“We are here to laugh at the odds and live our lives so well that Death will tremble to take us.”

-Charles Bukowski

Amazing. That ones going on facebook…and maybe twitter.


About jtkwriting

Writer living in Toronto. "Sneak out of your window darling, let's live like outlaws honey." View all posts by jtkwriting

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