All the ages of the world in an hour (Walden 10)

Could a greater miracle take place

than for us to look through each other’s

eyes for an instant?

We should live in all

the ages of the world in an hour;

ay, in all the worlds of the ages.

— Henry David Thoreau, “Economy,” Walden

(About  “A Year in Walden”)

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