I left the woods for as good a reason as i went there

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“ I left the woods for as good a reason as I went there. Perhaps it seemed to me that I hadseveral more lives to live, and could not spare any more time for that one. It is remarkable how easily and insensibly we fall into a particular route, and make a beaten track for ourselves. I had not lived there a week before my feet wore a path from my door to the pond-side; … It is true, I fear, that others may have fallen into it, and so helped to keep it open”aphorisma terse saying embodying a general truth, or astute observation“An honest man has hardly need to count more than his ten fingers, or in extreme cases he may add his ten toes, and lump the rest” paradoxstatements which seem to be logically contradictory but do “The light which puts out our eyes is darknessto us. Only that day dawns to which we are
present a truth which reconciles the contradiction.awake. There is more day to dawn. The sun is but a morning star” allusiona passing reference; and incidental mention of something, either directly or by implication/ ESP in literature“a stern and more than Spartan simplicity of life and elevation of purpose”simile

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