Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Sometime


Resolve to be tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant with the weak and the wrong. Sometime in your life you will have been all of these. ~Dr. Robert H. Goddard

9 comments:

polona said...

indeed. but damn, this is sometimes so hard to do

Janice Thomson said...

I've definitely had a few occasions where I've had to learn this myself - it's a great lesson in humility.
Good one Get Zapped.

Sandy Carlson said...

Sometimes I am all of those things at once!

Thanks for stopping by today!

God bless.

Kalyan said...

Nice photo & very nice true thoughts....we all should have these virtues!

get zapped said...

polona- it sure is.

janice- thanks, it's important to wake up to this sometimes....

sandy- that's wonderful!

kalyan- I hope we can all embody them and make for a more peaceful world.

Princess Haiku said...

These are true words, indeed.

Forever Young said...

these are what i strive for daily.in my profession as a teacher, there is space for a lot of this.

studio lolo said...

Amen sister! I try to hold this philosophy close to me at all times. Some of them can be very trying indeed.

nietzschean-ghost said...

Very true statement.