Quotation by Henry David Thoreau

Carlyle, to adopt his own classification, is himself the hero as literary man.
Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. "Thomas Carlyle and His Works" (1847), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 4, p. 340, Houghton Mifflin (1906).
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