Quote for Today: Wendell Berry

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January 3, 2015 by katmcdaniel

© Hartwig HKD with CCLicense

© Hartwig HKD with CCLicense

Often I have not known where I was going until I was already there. I have had my share of desires and goals, but my life has come to me or I have gone to it mainly by way of mistakes and surprises. Often I have received better than I deserved. Often my fairest hopes have rested on bad mistakes. I am an ignorant pilgrim, crossing a dark valley. And yet for a long time, looking back, I have been unable to shake off the feeling that I have been led – make of that what you will.
― Wendell BerryJayber Crow
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8 thoughts on “Quote for Today: Wendell Berry

  1. Morgan says:

    Wonderful Quote and image to accompany it 😉

  2. Kelly Ledsinger says:

    I saw today’s quote and happily sighed . Wendell Berry is the perfect poet for self-reflection and growth .

    • katmcdaniel says:

      Yes! Thank you. He turned 80 last year and is such an inspiration. Glad to share this with you.

    • katmcdaniel says:

      Hi Kelly! I’d like to invite you to our next Open Mic on Sunday, February 22nd at 4pm. If you find and friend me on Facebook (Katherine Grace McDaniel) I can send you a link to our event page. Alternatively, you can send me an e-mail address through the contact page here on synkroniciti.
      Thanks!
      kat

  3. mkriegh says:

    Just now reading WHAT ARE People FOR? Good quote to start the year with!

    • katmcdaniel says:

      Thanks! It is a very good one. Best wishes for a great 2015! I’m looking forward to some new journeys and collaborations! 😉

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