Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity. —Henry van Dyke

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Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.

HENRY VAN DYKE

author, educator, clergyman

COMMENTS


Kenitra from Houston, Texas SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
How fittingly beautiful; love, time and eternity completes an unending circle. We all need love.

Anonymous JANUARY 13, 2015
Happiness is not all smiles. It is the joy of caring and being kind. ~Frozen Queen

Anonymous DECEMBER 28, 2014
I am excited to learn ways to be positive and passing itvon

Anonymous DECEMBER 12, 2014
Love is acceptance,patience,understanding and most of all peace in our hearts!!! :-) :-)


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The small courtesies sweeten life; the greater, ennoble it. —Christian Nestell Bovee
Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize. —Elizabeth Harrison
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Experience shows that success is due less to ability than to zeal. —Charles Buxton
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
It's not so much how busy you are, but why you are busy. —Mary Flannery O'Connor
The people who give you their food give you their heart. —Cesar Chavez
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