Frankly, writing poetry for children is plain old fun, and I consider myself blessed to have such a delightful career.
The best is he who calls men to the best. And those who heed the call are also blessed. But worthless who call not, heed not, but rest.
Christ has conquered death, not only by suppressing its evil effects, but by reversing its sting. By virtue of Christ’s rising again, nothing any longer kills inevitably, but everything is capable of becoming the blessed touch of the divine hands, the blessed influence of the will of God upon our lives.
Blessed be childhood, which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness.
Never elated when someone’s oppressed, never dejected when another one’s blessed.
Blessed are those who give without remembering and take without forgetting.
Daily, constantly, we choose by our desires, our thoughts, and our actions whether we want to be blessed or cursed, happy or miserable.
The physical ego serves as its own worst enemy when, by delusive material behavior, it eclipses its true nature as the ever blessed soul.
Blessed be God that Thou hast filled the soul of Thy servant with joy and peace in believing.
For one swallow does not make a summer, nor does one day; and so too one day, or a short time, does not make a man blessed and happy.