The seasons come up undisturbed by crime and war.
To us sin has not become any less of a mystery or a pain.
Power and position often make a man trifle with the truth.
We must seek the loving-kindness of God in all the breadth and open-air of common life.
Man does find in Nature deliverance from himself, oblivion of his past, with peace and purity!
Let those who, still in their youth, have preserved their faith and fullness of hope, keep looking up.
Lives are changed by a moment's listening to conscience, by a single and quiet inclination of the mind.
Into every soul, however purged and fenced, evil appears to have as much freedom of entrance as God Himself.
Jesus Christ tells us that a man cannot be wrong if he argues towards God from what he finds best in himself.
If we have a heart for the magnitudes of life, it will not seem vain to believe that God Himself should guard it.