Monday, December 7, 2009

December 7, 1941

Please follow this link to a fine post on a real hero:

(Thank you, Allen.)

To tread the road

"Aliud est de silvestri cacumine videre patriam pacis. . . et aliud tenere viam illuc ducentum."

--Saint Augustine, Confessions, VII, xxi, as quoted by C. S. Lewis in Surprised By Joy: The Shape of My Early Life

("For it is one thing to see the land of peace from a wooded ridge. . . and another to tread the road that leads to it.")


Salve! For all Catholics, and in particular you Latin professors and teachers, I have posted the following link:

(Thank you, Carl Olson.)


“The mind wears the colors of the soul, as a valet those of his master.”

--Anne Sophie Swetchine