“Never lose an opportunity to see anything that is beautiful. It is God’s handwriting – a wayside sacrament. Welcome it in every fair face, every fair sky, every fair flower.”                                                       … Continue reading Handwriting

When One Is Alive

  “There is an ecstasy that marks the summit of life, and beyond which life cannot rise. And such is the paradox of living, this ecstasy comes when one is most alive, and it comes as a complete forgetfulness that one is alive.”                         … Continue reading When One Is Alive

Life and Death

“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.”                       … Continue reading Life and Death

The Mountains

“I’m leaving this city life In my mind I’m flying away, I’m leaving tomorrow and all of the old yesterdays, I’m leaving the trash cans the bright lights of telephone lines, I’m leaving my sorrows of all of my memories behind, I’ll see what I find.Somewhere in the shade near the sound of a sweet singing river,Somewhere in the sun where the … Continue reading The Mountains