Cite This Page
To Go
by Henry David Thoreau
group rates for schools and districts

Walden Happiness Quotes Page 4

Page (4 of 4) Quotes:   1    2    3    4  
How we cite the quotes:
Quote #10

It is life near the bone where it is sweetest. (Conclusion.15)

Here, Thoreau refers to a principle that chefs know well: keep the meat on the bone to maintain its flavor. Of course, as a vegetarian, Thoreau's being metaphorical here.

Next Page: Visions of America: Antebellum Period Quotes
Previous Page: Happiness Quotes (3 of 4)

Need help with College?