“I have been many times
driven to my knees
by the overwhelming conviction
that I had nowhere else to go.”
16th President of the United States
He abolished slavery.
“I am only one, but still I am one.
I cannot do everything,
but still I can do something.
And because I cannot do everything.
I will not refuse to do something
that I can do.”
~Edward Everett Hale
“A ship in the harbor is safe,
but that is not
what ships are built for.”
~John A. Shedd
“No one is useless in this world
who lightens the burden of it
for anyone else.”
“I believe in Christianity
as I believe that the Sun has risen,
not only because I see it,
but because by it
I see everything else.”
The quotes above have been taken from the book, “Earth Psalms: Reflections on How God Speaks Through Nature“ (2016) by Francine Rivers.
This post has been written on my smartphone and if I can get my laptop to stay on long enough I will come back in later and provide more links… ☺
UPDATE 10-17-17: I have a new laptop! And that’s a very good thing!!!
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