"God moves in a mysterious way, His wonders to perform. He plants his footsteps in the sea, and rides upon the storm."
"Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right."William Cowper on Abraham Lincoln
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."William Cowper on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."William Cowper on Albert Einstein
"While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation."William Cowper on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."William Cowper on Lawrence Welk
"The earth was made so various, that the mind Of desultory man, studious of change, And pleased with novelty, might be indulged."
"Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair."
"Who loves a garden loves a greenhouse too."
"Existence is a strange bargain. Life owes us little we owe it everything. The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose."
"Thus happiness depends, as nature shows, less on exterior things than most suppose."