Danny James

Tag: simple

278: As you are and nothing different

Methinks he is most wise and practical who’ll not be rushed to carelessness. When a mans daily tasks are confined to the few; those that satisfy his logical intuitions no matter how grand or simple, that fulfilling, strengthens thus the health of the Entirety, – how much more, and is with lesser strain accomplished. How integral he becomes.

166

It has always been simple. It is you who has imagined the difficulty.

61

At last, I have reached that age the elderly folk often would depict, where I fain envy no more than simple pleasantries, such as a book and a cup of tea, to see out my evenings. If it be, as indicated it would, within my refined want and most essential influence to improve the moment, a fine and temperate wood-fire to warm the travelled spirit into bliss is tours end.

57

It is a good day begun to my scrutinies retired, that being enough to stretch cheer to night; I might find a happy life made, shall I preserve this simple right.