When you starts measuring somebody, measure him right, child, measure him right. Make sure you done taken into account what hills and valleys he come through before he got to wherever he is.


Lorraine Hansberry (1930 –1965)
A Raisin in the Sun (1959)

Did God who gave us flowers and trees, also provide the allergies?

E. Y. “Yip” Harburg, “A nose is a nose is a nose”, 1965
(Yip also wrote the lyrics to all the songs in “The Wizard of OZ”, and “Brother can you spare a dime?”, “It’s only a paper moon”.)

A little thought allows time for action.

Did you know that Moses rode a motorcycle?
“The roar of Moses’ Triumph was heard throughout the desert”

Thank you to Peter Brown for this.
(No Biblical support)

“He is a good and great man: but he forgets, pitilessly, the feelings and claims of little people, in pursuing his own larger views. It is better, therefore, for the insignificant to keep out of his way; lest, in his progress, he should trample them down.…..
No doubt he had invoked the help of the Holy Spirit to subdue the anger I had roused in him, and now believed he had forgiven me once more.”

Wuthering Heights by Emile Brontë

When we were young people would say we had our mother’s eyes or our father’s nose. Growing up they would say “just like your mother” or “just what your dad would do”. Age may change our appearance but we still show those qualities which our parents taught us.
Christians also appear different but all have the same character – that of Jesus.