There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is society, where none intrudes. By the deep sea, and music in its roars; I love not man the less, but nature more.
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.
If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer. But if he spends his days as a speculator, shearing off those woods and making the earth bald before her time, he is deemed an industrious and enterprising citizen.
I drank the silence of God from a spring in the woods.
I love to ride horses, hike in the woods with Juliette and appraise Longhorns.
I'd rather fight 100 structure fires than a wildfire. With a structure fire you know where your flames are, but in the woods it can move anywhere; it can come right up behind you.
I grew up in New Hampshire. My closest neighbor was a mile away. The deer and the raccoons were my friends. So I would spend time walking through the woods, looking for the most beautiful tropical thing that can survive the winter in the woods in New Hampshire.
The parish I live in is a very abrupt, uneven country, full of hills and woods, and therefore full of birds.
A long time ago, when all the grandfathers and grandmothers of today were little boys and little girls or very small babies, or perhaps not even born, Pa and Ma and Mary and Laura and Baby Carrie left their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin.
But in the east the sky was pale and through the gray woods came lanterns with wagons and horses, bringing Grandpa and Grandma and aunts and uncles and cousins.
They drove a long way through the snowy woods, till they came to the town of Pepin. Mary and Laura had seen it once before, but it looked different now.
Rationalism and Newtonian science has lured us into dark woods, but a new metaphysics can rescue us.
Read the folklore masters. Go to galleries. Walk in the woods. That's what you need to be an artist or storyteller.
The quiet rhythmic monotone of the wall of logs fills one with the rustic peace of a secluded nook in the woods.
Our bench really got the job done for us. Brandon Woods (seven points) gave us some great minutes and Austin Montgomery came up with some big rebounds.
Michael Jordan and Tiger Woods are out there performing all the time. As kickers, we're not out there much. Our teammates build the cake, and sometimes we're fortunate enough to put the icing on it.
I'm not a city kind of guy. I'm happiest when I'm tromping through the woods. That's why I don't live in Los Angeles. Being physically away from Hollywood probably loses me a few jobs, but the best ones seek me out.
There is some way to go yet before we are out of the woods. We need more rain.
It looks as if we are turning it round after that dreadful run, although we're not out of the woods yet.
I am moving out to Asheville to apprentice with a professional potter. I've got my own cabin in the woods about a half a mile from the studio.
We're not out of the woods yet. It will be an interesting next six months.
Just when you think you're almost out of the woods, Wall Street has a way of changing the subject. The focus now is, how much will the economy slow and how much of a negative effect will that have on earnings.
Look, my dear ma! What beautiful flowers I have found growing in our place! Why, all the woods are full of them!