2015-0212

A man‘s ignorance sometimes is not only useful, but beautiful, while his knowledge, so called, is oftentimes worse than useless, besides being ugly. Which is the best man to deal with, he who knows nothing about a subject, and, what is extremely rare, knows that he knows nothing, or he who really knows something about it, but thinks that he knows all?
Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862) via Dictionary.com

2013-0219

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862) via Washington Post

”Give me my longsword, ho!
—William Shakespeare

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