A Lotus Grows in Brooklyn

Monday Wisdom
November 23, 2009, 12:09 pm
Filed under: New York miscellany, Photography, Poetry, Quotes | Tags: , , , , ,

New Every Morning

Every morning is a fresh beginning,
Listen my soul to the glad refrain.
   And, spite of old sorrows
   And older sinning,
   Troubles forecasted
   And possible pain,
Take heart with the day and begin again.

—Susan Coolidge (1882),
children’s author and poet

Photo of sunrise over Manhattan by jamesgrayking on Flickr, used under Creative Commons license.


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