Henry David Thoreau Quote

The best books are not read even by those who are called good readers. What does our Concord culture amount to? There is in this town, with a very few exceptions, no taste for the best or for very good books even in English literature, whose words all can read and spell.


The Writings of Henry David Thoreau (ed. 1894)

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The best books are not read even by those who are called good readers. What does our Concord culture amount to? There is in this town, with a very...

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The best books are not read even by those who are called good readers. What does our Concord culture amount to? There is in this town, with a very...

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The best books are not read even by those who are called good readers. What does our Concord culture amount to? There is in this town, with a very...

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The best books are not read even by those who are called good readers. What does our Concord culture amount to? There is in this town, with a very...