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Walden

Walden

by Henry David Thoreau

Isolation Quotes Page 4

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Quote #10

In proportion as he simplifies his life, the laws of the universe will appear less complex, and solitude will not be solitude, nor poverty poverty, nor weakness weakness. (Conclusion.6)

This statement offers a kind of summing up of what Thoreau accomplished in his private experiment.

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