My scallop-shell of quiet
Give me my scallop-shell of quiet,
My staff of faith to walk upon,
My script of joy, immortal diet,
y bottle of salvation.
My gown of glory, hopes true
And thus I'll take my pilgrimage.
~Sir Walter Raleigh
A hiker, walking for pleasure, likes to choose between several alluring trails.
The pilgrim desires only the road that leads home.
~Frank W. Boreham
Friday, March 5, 2010
A Thought: Brief But Mighty
"Great God! Our lowliness takes heart to play
beneath the shadow of Thy state;
The only comfort of our littleness
Is that Thou art so great."
~Fredrick W. Faber.
Ruth Fraser Davis
Post a Comment
Post Comments (Atom)