„Your heart is as fresh as your face; and that is well. The useless men are those who never change with the years.“

Источник: The Little Minister (1891), Ch. 3 : The Night-Watchers
Контексте: Your heart is as fresh as your face; and that is well. The useless men are those who never change with the years. Many views that I held to in my youth and long afterwards are a pain to me now, and I am carrying away from Thrums memories of errors into which I fell at every stage of my ministry. When you are older you will know that life is a long lesson in humility.

Последнее обновление 4 июня 2020 г. История
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