Monday, June 27, 2011

MY LORD GOD, I have no idea where I am going. I do not see the road ahead of me. I cannot know for certain where it will end. Nor do I really know myself, and the fact that I think I am following your will does not mean that I am actually doing so. But I believe that the desire to please you does in fact please you. And I hope I have that desire in all that I am doing. I hope that I will never do anything apart from that desire. And I know that if I do this you will lead me by the right road, though I may know nothing about it. Therefore I will trust you always though I may seem to be lost and in the shadow of death. I will not fear, for you are ever with me, and you will never leave me to face my perils alone.

- Thomas Merton, "Thoughts in Solitude"


Mrs. Shehane said...

The best vision is insight.
(Malcolm Forbe)


Mrs. Shehane said...

Question everything.
Euripedes (spl?)


Also: QUote from MAMAMAMAM: Always trust your guts. Instinct will not fail you.

Mrs. Shehane said...

"Trust thyself." Socrates.

Also Emerson.

And mamamamama