Sayings of the wise“The truth is, of course, that the curtness of the Ten Commandments is an evidence, not of the gloom and narrowness of a religion, but, on the contrary, of its liberality and humanity. It is shorter to state the things forbidden than the things permitted: precisely because most things are permitted, and only a few things are forbidden.”
by G. K. Chesterton ILN 1-3-20
‘To know what would have happened, child?’ said Aslan. ‘No. Nobody is ever told that. . . But anyone can find out what will happen,’— C.S. Lewis, Prince Caspian, Chapter 10 “The Return of the Lion”
Tag Archives: history
To follow the DVD on Jan Hus I had bought a documentary on one of his followers: Jan Zizka. This was absolutely amazing — a fantastic story and history that I would highly recommend. The general who never lost a … Continue reading
Oliver Cromwell, born this day in 1599. One of my Dad’s heroes.