Henry David Thoreau born on July 12, 1817 – died upon May 6, 1862) He was a American Author, philosopher, Poet, Abolitionist, Tax resister, naturalists, development critic and a surveyor, and historian, Thoreau was a leading transcendentalist, his best book was known walden which reflection upon simple living in his natural surroundings.

“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.”