I went to the woods because I wanted to live deliberately. I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life.
I always thought the idea of education was to learn to think for yourself.
Sucking the marrow out of life doesn't mean choking on the bone.
Phone call from God. If it had been collect, that would have been daring.
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
I stand upon my desk to remind myself that we must constantly look at things in a different way.
Welton Academy, hello. Yes he is, just a moment. Mr. Nolan, it's for you. It's God. He says we should have girls at Welton.
Wipe that smirk off your face.
Then I had religion, then I had a vision. I could not turn from their revel in derision. Then I saw the Congo creeping through the black, cutting through the forest with a golden track.
Come on, are you a man or an amoeba?
Two roads diverged in the wood and I,
I took the one less traveled by,
and that has made all the difference.
For the first time in my whole life, I know what I wanna do. And for the first time, I'm gonna do it! Whether my father wants me to or not. Carpe diem!
He was their inspiration. He made their lives extraordinary.