I paid a dime for a package of seeds And the clerk tossed them out with a flip. "We've got 'em assorted for every man's needs," He said with a smile on his lip, "Pansies and poppies and asters and peas! Ten cents a package! And pick as you please!" Now seeds are just dimes … Continue reading For Sunday: The Package of Seeds
Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think. ~ Benjamin Disraeli
Although we treasure newer friends, We cannot forget the old. The new ones are like silver, The old ones purest gold.
To every man there openeth A Way, and Ways and a Way. And the High Soul climbs the High Way, And the Low Soul gropes the Low, And in between, on the misty flats, The rest drift to and fro. But to every man there openeth A High Way, and a Low, And every man … Continue reading For Sunday: The Ways
In New York City on 5th Avenue and 65th Street is a Jewish Synagogue. On the exterior wall, chiseled in granite, are these two inscriptions: "Does justice love mercy?" "Walk humbly with thy God."
At Westminster Abbey, on the plaque beneath which lies the Unknown Soldier, is this inscription: "They buried him among the kings because he had done good toward God and toward his house."