Died: May 6, 1862, Concord, Massachusetts, United States
Henry David Thoreau was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. As a leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, and his essay "Civil Disobedience".
Highly correlative, the crisis we face is making us sick. Our planet and population is on the verge of mass extinction. Echos of human nature are an ironic ending to this tragic narrative we call humanity.
We all exchange life chunks of time, we have no choice. If we have no choice in this regard do we have free will? From agency to a sense of urgency, the choice is yours, deciding is another story.