Wednesday, October 15, 2008

The noblest mind the best contentment has.

~Edmund Spenser,
The Faerie Queene

Monday, October 13, 2008

God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our conscience, but shouts in our pains. It is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world.

~C.S. Lewis,
The Problem of Pain

Saturday, October 11, 2008

...A woman ought to weave peace,
not snatch away life for imagined slights.

~Beowulf, translated by Alan Sullivan and Timothy Murphy (2002)
Masters of British Literature, Volume I, Longman