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Thinh AuHenry David Thoreau Walden ActivityACTIVITY 1:1 aphorism and 1-2 sentences rationale of the central theme for each paragraph1.“I did not wish to live what was not life, living is so dear; nor did I wish to practice resignation, unless it was quite necessary.”After going to a wood, Thoreau did not want to be in the position where was about to die, realizing that he has never really lived. The central theme of this quote is that one must live life to the fullest extent possible.Teenagers these days are fascinated with technology, as the Golden Age of Technology has approached. Often times, they missed to see the opportunities of beauty in nature. If they put their smart phones down and look at surroundings, they will find wonders, living their lives to the fullest extent possible.2.“Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! I say, let your affairs be as two or three, and not a hundred or a thousand; instead of a million count half a dozen, and keep your accounts on your thumb-nail.”

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