Henry David Thoreau

(12 July 1817 – 6 May 1862 / Concord, Massachusetts)

My Life Has Been The Poem - Poem by Henry David Thoreau

My life has been the poem
I would have writ,
But I could not both live
and utter it.

Comments about My Life Has Been The Poem by Henry David Thoreau

  • (4/5/2015 10:22:00 AM)

    A great teaching to the humans.... (Report) Reply

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  • Kim Barney (4/5/2015 6:01:00 AM)

    Profound concept when you think about it, uttered in few words. Short and sweet. (Report) Reply

  • (4/22/2012 2:14:00 PM)

    Very simple, yet very beautiful. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 12, 2010

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