Today is the 195thanniversary of the birthof Henry David Thoreau                                                  Quotes f...
If the day and the night                            are such that you                           greet them with joy,
and life emits a fragrance like flowers       and sweet-scented herbs,
is more elastic,              more starry,                      more immortal —Photo by Brocken Inaglory   Source: Wikimed...
that is your success.
All nature is your congratulation,
and you  have causemomentarily tobless yourself.
The greatest gains and values
are farthest from being appreciated.
We easily come to doubt if  they exist.
We soon forget them.
They are thehighest reality.
Perhaps the facts mostastounding
and most real
are never communicated by man to man.
The true harvest of my daily life
is somewhat as intangible and  indescribable
as the tints ofmorning or evening.
It is a little star-dust caught,               Photo by Chensiyuan   Source: Wikimedia Commons
a segment of the rainbow  which I have clutched.
Quotes on the nature     of success from   “Walden” by Henry     David Thoreau        All photos in the          public do...
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Happy Birthday, Henry David Thoreau

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In honor of Thoreau's birthday, I have set a quote from his classic essay, "Walden", in slides with inspirational photos.

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Happy Birthday, Henry David Thoreau

  1. 1. Today is the 195thanniversary of the birthof Henry David Thoreau Quotes from “Walden”http://PresentationsWithResults.com 7/22/2012
  2. 2. If the day and the night are such that you greet them with joy,
  3. 3. and life emits a fragrance like flowers and sweet-scented herbs,
  4. 4. is more elastic, more starry, more immortal —Photo by Brocken Inaglory Source: Wikimedia Commons
  5. 5. that is your success.
  6. 6. All nature is your congratulation,
  7. 7. and you have causemomentarily tobless yourself.
  8. 8. The greatest gains and values
  9. 9. are farthest from being appreciated.
  10. 10. We easily come to doubt if they exist.
  11. 11. We soon forget them.
  12. 12. They are thehighest reality.
  13. 13. Perhaps the facts mostastounding
  14. 14. and most real
  15. 15. are never communicated by man to man.
  16. 16. The true harvest of my daily life
  17. 17. is somewhat as intangible and indescribable
  18. 18. as the tints ofmorning or evening.
  19. 19. It is a little star-dust caught, Photo by Chensiyuan Source: Wikimedia Commons
  20. 20. a segment of the rainbow which I have clutched.
  21. 21. Quotes on the nature of success from “Walden” by Henry David Thoreau All photos in the public domain except where specific attribution is noted. Slides designed by Susan Joy Schleefhttp://PresentationsWithResults.com July 22, 2012
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