Archive for March, 2015

C S Lewis

« 30 March 2015 | 6:15 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

Prosperity knits a man to the world. He feels that he is finding his place in it, while really it is finding its place in him.

Robert Burns

« 29 March 2015 | 13:16 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

On Commissary Goldie’s Brains Lord, to account who dares thee call, Or e’er dispute thy pleasure? Else why, within so thick a wall, Enclose so poor a treasure?

Walter Terence Stace

« 28 March 2015 | 23:21 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

Religion can get on with any sort of astronomy, geology, biology, physics. But it cannot get on with a purposeless and meaningless universe. If the scheme of things is purposeless and meaningless, then the life of man is purposeless and meaningless too. Everything is futile, all effort is in the end worthless. A man may, […]

Mother Teresa (based on a text by Dr Kent Keith)

« 16 March 2015 | 17:36 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives. Be kind anyway. If you are successful, you will win some unfaithful friends and some genuine enemies. Succeed anyway. If you are honest and sincere people may deceive you. Be honest and sincere […]

Monsignor Ronald Knox

« 1 March 2015 | 9:31 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

The 10 Rules of Detective Fiction 1. The criminal must be someone mentioned in the early part of the story, but must not be anyone whose thoughts the reader has been allowed to follow. 2. All supernatural or preternatural agencies are ruled out as a matter of course. 3. Not more than one secret room […]