“ Remember He is the artist and you are only the picture. You can’t see it. So quietly submit to be painted — i.e., keep fulfilling all the obvious duties of your station (you really know quite well enough what they are!), asking forgiveness for each failure and then leaving it alone. You are in the right way. Walk — don’t keep on looking at it. ”
“ "Sometimes the Bible in the hand of one man is worse than a whiskey bottle in the hand of another." -Harper Lee ”
“ I’d rather be in the mountains thinking of God than in church thinking about the mountains. ”
She is not “my girl.”
She belongs to herself, and to all of the world. And I am blessed, for with all her freedom, she still comes back to me, moment-to-moment, day-by-day, and night-by-night.
How much more blessed can I be?”
“ We gotta start teaching our daughters to be somebodies instead of somebody’s. ”