Two Quotes

“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.” – Henry David Thoreau

“A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade thy know they shall never sit in.” – Greek proverb

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Manx Proverbs

The corn is in the haggard and all made right

you will not know which reaper was first or last.

– Manx proverb

 

A green hill far from me,

Bare, bare when I reach it.

– Manx proverb