Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Birds singing upon our roofs

There are joys which long to be ours. God sends ten thousands truths, which come about us like birds seeking inlet; but we are shut up to them, and so they bring us nothing, but sit and sing awhile upon the roof, and then fly away.
Henry Ward Beecher

2 comments:

Luisa Santos said...

it's up to us to listen or shut ourselves... but the beauty and truth are everywhere :)

thinker said...

Yes, the choice is ours, and there is so many beautiful things in the world waiting to be chosen.
The photo is lovely, i like the colors very much!