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Unformatted text preview: We enjoy warmth because we have been cold. We appreciate light because we have been in darkness. By the same token, we can experience joy because we have known sadness. Sadness flies away on the wings of time.- Jean de La Fontaine A sad spectacle. If they be inhabited, what a scope for misery and folly. If they be not inhabited, what a waste of space. It is sad to grow old but nice to ripen. The walls we build around us to keep out the sadness also keep out the joy. We ask God to forgive us for our evil thoughts and evil temper, but rarely, if ever ask Him to forgive us for our sadness. You can choose to be happy or sad and whichever you choose that is what you get. No one is really responsible to make someone else happy, no matter what most people have been taught and accept as true....
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- Spring '12