Henry David Thoreau Quote

Whoever can discern truth has received his commission from a higher source than the chiefest justice in the world who can discernonly law. He finds himself constituted judge of the judge. Strange that it should be necessary to state such simple truths!


A Yankee in Canada: With Anti-slavery and Reform Papers (ed. 1866)

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Whoever can discern truth has received his commission from a higher source than the chiefest justice in the world who can discernonly law. He finds...

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Whoever can discern truth has received his commission from a higher source than the chiefest justice in the world who can discernonly law. He finds...

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Whoever can discern truth has received his commission from a higher source than the chiefest justice in the world who can discernonly law. He finds...

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Whoever can discern truth has received his commission from a higher source than the chiefest justice in the world who can discernonly law. He finds...