You, the Spirit of the Settlement … Not understand that America is God’s crucible, the great melting-pot where all the races of Europe are melting and re-forming Here, you stand, good folk, think I, when I see them at Ellis Island, here you stand in your fifty groups, with your fifty languages and histories, and your fifty blood hatreds and rivalries…
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.
Go thy way, eat thy bread with joy, and drink thy wine with a merry heart for God now accepteth thy works.N.B. Eat, Drink and be merry. See also Luke 1219
We can try to avoid making choices by doing nothing, but even that is a decision.
The only thing you take with you when you’re gone is what you leave behind.
The deepest experience of the creator is feminine, for it is experience of receiving and bearing.
The Establishment center … has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster — a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
I wish they would only take me as I am.
The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.