Poetry: John Greenleaf Whittier

God is, and all is well. -- John Greenleaf Whittier, a Fireside Poet   They were the first group of American poets to rival British poets in popularity in either country and at one time, it was de rigeur that students grew up memorizing their poetry; my Mum sure did and even 60 years later …

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Quotes: Campbell on Planning

We must be willing to get rid of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is awaiting us.                     Joseph Campbell, educator, writerWhile raised a Christian, Joseph Campbell converted to Hinduism later in life.  Nevertheless, this quote is heavily based on Christ's teaching, …

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