If therefore we seek Jesus, the word, we must be able to see Him in the created things around us – in the hills, the fields, the flowers, the birds and animals that he has created, in the sky and the trees.
We are so obsessed with doing that we have no time and no imagination left for being. As a result, men are valued not for what they are but for what they do or what they have – for their usefulness. – Thomas Merton
I am pleasantly reminded that “there is no way to tell people that they are all just walking around, shining like the sun.” Thomas Merton’s words perfectly describe the love I have for humanity. 61 more words