Danny James

Tag: concern

320: You are not divine

Honour yourself enough, to exceed your own lapses and demerits. This life is all too brief and blank a contract to lay but so heavy a capital in concern of error.

167

It is not your concern how other people treat you, but instead how you treat yourself.

88

Upon waking, recover a quiet place to the skies exhibit, and hold there a harmony of clear and untainted perception. Consider the airs fond occupants; silent clouds that, straying one reach to the other, renew themselves in hopes your notice to keep; the bashful sun, by your own radiance reduced, steals away with its shame to the cotton shroud and looks with sad revere. How all of nature so cherishes you.

78

It may very well represent an overstretched likelihood that my meanderings will, in times to come, coax to the reader some small benefit as may give to a happy, moral lifetime, though in truth it is not the driving concern.

46

How long will you stray, with all your certainty against the tiny intuition that pleads your unheeding concern before, admitting you are lost, turning back to collect it sobbing on the forest floor?