Ice Storm

“Today will be joyous, for the beauty slamming against my face is unwilling to be ignored.”

“To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.”   -Emily Dickinson

“Try your best to make goodness atttractive. That’s one of the toughest assignments you’ll ever be given.” – Fred Rogers

“Just when everything is bearing down on us to such an extent that we can scarcely withstand it, the Christian message comes to tell us that all our ideas are wrong, and that what we take to be evil and dark is really good and light because it comes from God. Our eyes are at fault, that is all. -Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“Take some more tea,” the March Hare said to Alice, very earnestly. “I had nothing yet,” Alice replied in an offended tone, “so I can’t take more.” “You mean you can’t take less,” said the Hatter: “it’s very easy to take more than nothing.” “Nobody asked your opinion,” said Alice. -Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland