Category Archives: 2014 Wanderungen

26. September 2014: A Hike through the Leine-Area

“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. I did not wish to live what was not life, living is so dear; nor did I wish to practise resignation, unless it was quite necessary. I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life, to live so sturdily and Spartan-like as to put to rout all that was not life, to cut a broad swath and shave close, to drive life into a corner, and reduce it to its lowest terms.”

― Henry David Thoreau, Walden: Or, Life in the Woods

“Ich zog in den Wald, weil ich den Wunsch hatte, mit Überlegung zu leben, dem eigentlichen, wirklichen Leben näher zu treten, zu sehen, ob ich nicht lernen konnte, was es zu lehren hätte, damit ich nicht, wenn es zum Sterben ginge, einsehen müsste, dass ich nicht gelebt hatte…”



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