Trust Quotes

Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string

Sunday, May 16th, 2010
green eyed girl

We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of us represents. It may be safely trusted as proportionate and of good issues, so it be faithfully imparted, but God will not have his work made manifest by cowards. A man is…

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We must trust the people to hear and see both the good and the bad and to choose the good

Thursday, May 13th, 2010
movie reels

I have been one of those who have carried the fight for complete freedom of information in the United Nations. And while accepting the fact that some of our press, our radio commentators, our prominent citizens and our …

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Love possesses not nor would it be possessed

Monday, February 1st, 2010
pink alstroemeria

Love gives naught but itself and takes naught but from itself…

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The light of understanding has shone upon my little pupil’s mind, and behold, all things are changed!

Saturday, March 21st, 2009
red yarn

The wild little creature of two weeks ago has been transformed into a gentle child. She is sitting by me as I write, her face serene and happy, crocheting a long red chain of Scotch wool. She learned the stitch this week, and is very proud of the achievement. When she succeeded in making a chain that would…

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A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

Friday, December 19th, 2008
Hobgoblin of Little Minds

Leave your theory, as Joseph his coat in the hand of the harlot, and flee.

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines. With consistency a great soul has simply nothing to…

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