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The tendency of human beings is to comply with society to the point where even the thought of adopting different ideas becomes unimaginable. Henry David Thoreau was a transcendentalist in the 19th century whose views reflected a high-level mentality and spirituality. Thoreau published his works of writing not to prove something to people, but for purposes of recording his experiences throughout his experiment. Today, people comply with society not for their satisfaction but for the mere approval of others. However, with an open
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Unformatted text preview: mind, people could accept Thoreau’s beliefs. It is possible to adopt Thoreau’s ideas in today’s world because people’s detachment from society’s conformity and materialism can elevate their spirituality, regardless of where they live. People who oppose Thoreau’s ideas usually think of him as an unrealistic dreamer because they lack potential in imagining the power of their mind and instead depend on their physical aspect to go through life....
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