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梭罗Henry David Thoreau名言

波士顿近郊的风景点便是位于小镇康科德镇(Concord)的瓦尔登湖 (Walden Pond)。美国十九世纪著名作家和思想家梭罗(Henry David Thoreau,1817-1862) 曾经在湖边的树林里隐居了两年两个月零两天:-),并为此花了当时28美元12美分买材料加运费自己造了一个长10尺宽15尺的小屋。回归社会以后他把这段经历和期间的所思所想写在了著名的《瓦尔登湖》一书里。

I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. 我到树林中去,因为我希望可以刻意地去只面对生活的根本,看看我是否能学到生活想传授给我的,以免到了临死的时候,才发现我根本就没有活过。

I would rather sit on a pumpkin, alone and not crowded, sitting on the seat of the velvet。我宁愿独自坐在一只南瓜上,而不愿拥挤地坐在天鹅绒的座垫上。

This world is but a canvas to our imagination. 这个世界只是一幅供我们幻想的画布。

Most of the luxuries, and many so-called life convenience, is not only not indispensable, but also is a hindrance to human progress.大多数的奢侈品和许多所谓的生活便利品,不仅不是不可或缺的,而且对人类的进步是一种阻碍。

Superfluous wealth can only exchange for luxuries of life, the heart is don’t need to use money to buy necessities 多余的财富只能换取奢靡者的生活,而心灵的必需品是无需用钱购买的。

What a beautiful house again good, if you don’t have put it a tolerable planet?一所精美的房子又有何用,如果你没有一个可以容忍的摆放它的星球?

Have time to increase his spiritual wealth of talent is the person who really enjoy the comfort. 有时间增加自己精神财富的人才是真正享受到安逸的人。