Henry David Thoreau Quote

On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have henceforth to fulfill the promise of our friend's life also, in our own, to the world.


February 28, 1840 - Journals (1838-1859)

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On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have...

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On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have...

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On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have...

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On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have...