|A Cottage by the Sea||
So I say to you, walk with the wind, brothers and sisters, and let the spirit of peace and the power of everlasting love be your guide.
Mostly, what I have learned so far about aging, despite the creakiness of one’s bones and cragginess of one’s once-silken skin, is this: do it. By all means, do it.
I haven’t done a thing today.--
Why? Have you not lived?
That is not only the most basic of your employments, it is the most glorious…
One of the strangest things I’m discovering about the solitaries is that people flocked to them for advice, not on how to be solitary, but on how to get on in society.
A person should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day, in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful which God has implanted in the human soul.