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The beach along Thoreau's famous Walden Pond.

The beach along Thoreau's famous Walden Pond.

Walden Pond, Massachusetts When I wrote the following pages, or rather the bulk of them, I lived alone, in the woods, a mile from any neighbor, in a house which I had built myself, on the shore of Walden Pond, in Concord, Massachusetts, and earned my living by the labor of my hands only.

Tour Walden Pond in Concord where Henry David Thoreau wrote his famous written works.

Walden Pond, where Thoreau went to find peace and simplicity.

Walden Pond was a part of Ralph Waldo Emerson’s land. Henry David Thoreau went on retreat to this scenic place after his brother John died to find himself and peace as well as to connect with nature.

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Paper Artwork - The Wheatfield

All good things are wild and free - Henry David Thoreau. Art by Katie Daisy

Thoreau found contentment in solitude in nature when he spent over two years living alone in a shack by Walden Pond.

Photo (The Messes of Men)

"I have never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude." -Henry D. Thoreau ~ leit að lífi / search for life

If you're like us, and you hear that you're in an area that is home to a place that has any little bit of literary historical significance, you have to go and visit it. Since there's a pretty good ...

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This quote was written by Henry David Thoreau when he was at Walden Pond, Concord, MA. This quote is urging each of us to go out into nature and do as he did, live deliberately and to make ourselves part of nature.