Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.
(January 06, 1878 - July 22, 1967)
Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
(October 02, 1869 - January 30, 1948)
We must move from asking God to take care of the things that are breaking our hearts, to praying about the things that are breaking His heart.
You create your opportunities by asking for them.
Anna: "I'm a just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her"
We were looking for a number that made sure it was a deterrent, and that seemed to be a pretty good number.
We are so awestruck (with DNA) that we don't take a moment to step back and say, 'Gosh, does it really matter in this case?' There is no such thing as defense at any cost. We need not be blinded by the idea that DNA is conclusive on the question of guilt or innocence.
A lot of people ask me if I were shipwrecked, and could only have one book, what would it be? I always say 'How to Build a Boat