So just to make it easier on you, I'll give you somebody else words. Words that will probably actually make sense. Join us over at Breath of Life with your favorite quotes that you've found from your readings this week.
The first one I chose really hit me over the head this morning, even in my sleepy, fuzzy state. All I can is "Ouch". The author is talking about outbursts that we have and how revealing they really are about our relational and spiritual states and has quoted C.S. Lewis to make his point.
"Surely what a man does when he is taken off his guard is the best evidence for what sort of a man he is? Surely what pops out before the man has time to put on a disguise is the truth? If there are rats in a cellar you are most likely to see them if you go in very suddenly. But the suddenness does not create the rats: it only prevents them from hiding."C.S. Lewis quoted in:
Us-A User's Guide by Daniel L. Tocchini
The second is out of the novel that I'm reading at the moment and just really blesses me. St. Francis seems to have a lot of quotes that really stick out to me. They are so simple and yet so profound at the same time. This one is no less:
Hope those words make better sense to you than my babbling this morning. They certainly do to me. :v)
"All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle."St. Francis of Assisi
quoted in Here Burns My Candle by Liz Curtis Higgs
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