Lord, when we are wrong
Make us willing to change.
And when we are right
Make us easy to live with.
Christians have their share of
But all the time, in the midst
They have a secret peace
of which the world knows nothing.
One hour of life, crowded to the full
with glorious action, and filled with
noble risks, is worth whole years of
those mean observances of petty decorum,
in which men steal through existence,
like sluggish waters through a marsh,
without either honor or observation.
Sir Walter Scott
A man should never be ashamed to own he
has been wrong, which is but
saying in other words that he is
wiser today than he was
Let no man think lightly of good, saying
in his heart, "It will not benefit me."
Even by the falling of waterdrops, a
water pot is filled; the wise man becomes
full of good, even if he gathers it little