March 2009

7 posts

“Hope” is the thing with feathers —
 That perches in the soul — 
And sings the tune without the words —
 And never stops — at all — Emily Dickinson
Stand by the roads and look, ask for the ancient path, which is the way to good.  Walk on it and find rest for your soul. Jeremiah 6:16
Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
If we pray, we will believe. If we believe, we will love. If we love, we will serve. Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta
The etymology (fancy name for where a word comes from) of the word vocation takes it back to the word voice.  I love the idea of that relationship. My vocation is my voice in the world.  It’s what I’m charged to do every day.  My voice is my vocation. As a writer, voice is that …
Every moment and every event of every man’s life on earth plants something in his soul. Thomas Merton
Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness. Chinese Proverb
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