“Has this world been so kind to you that you should leave with regret? There are better things ahead than any we leave behind.”
“Behold the rain which descends from heaven upon our vineyards, there it enters the roots of the vines, to be changed into wine, a constant proof that God loves us, and loves to see us happy.”
“Let your haters be your elevators.”
-Visiting pastor from friend’s church.
“Maybe the longing for human love is just the beginning, and the longing for God is always the end.”
-Susan E. Isaacs, Angry Conversations with God
“What if the hokey pokey is what it’s all about?”
-Random quote from sign in Kansas City
“It made me think about the hard lives so many people have had, the sacrifices they’ve endured, and how those people will see heaven differently from those of us who have had easier lives.”
-Donald Miller, A Million Miles In A Thousand Years
“The master is the story and you should serve the master.”
-Robert Lidell, Short story fiction prof in my continuing education course.
“Whatever. I still get a paycheck.”
– A co-worker/friend in response to a sticky situation at work.
“The greatest thing a human soul ever does in this world is to see something, and tell what it saw in a plain way. Hundreds of people can talk for one who can think, but thousands can think for one who can see. To see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion all in one.”
– John Ruskin