One of my wise teachers, Dr. Orr, told me, “There is
only one thing evil cannot stand, and that is forgiveness.”
from page 22 of “You Are Special:
Words and Wisdom for All Ages
from a Beloved Neighbor”
by Fred Rogers (1928-2003)
The Beautiful Due
Artful Words to Inspire Everyday Living
Daily short takes from an Appalachian hollow
Profound. The starkness of the scene in the photo is beautiful, yet kind of sad. It reminds me of all those pioneers who tried and lost as they established this country. (We just finished a section on John Fenimore Cooper and watched Hollywood's version of "The Last of the Mohicans." There is a scene where settlers have been killed by a Huron war party. The farm scene is desolate.)
Beautiful image and words.
I love that quote.
A very wise man, indeed …