Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Henry Van Dyke

To desire and strive to be of some service to the world,
to aim at doing something which shall really increase the
happiness and welfare and virtue of mankind -
this is a choice which is possible for all of us; and surely it is a good haven to sail for.

- Henry Van Dyke


  1. Really wonderful ... and words to live by.

    BTW ... the photo you included with the quote is just beautiful. Did you take it? Well ... it's very nice!

    Take Care!

    Small Footprints

  2. Thanks for the kind comment, Small Footprints. Credit for the photo goes to "Google Image", a pretty reliable source for illustrations. Thanks for stopping by!