Henry Van Dyke – To desire and strive to…

To desire and strive to be of some service to the world, to aim at…


“To desire and strive to be of some service to the world, to aim at doing something which shall really increase the happiness and welfare and virtue of mankind – this is a choice which is possible for all of us and surely it is a good haven to sail for.”
-Henry Van Dyke

Henry Van Dyke – There are two good rules…

There are two good rules which ought to be written on every heart – never to…


“There are two good rules which ought to be written on every heart – never to believe anything bad about anybody unless you positively know it to be true never to tell even that unless you feel that it is absolutely necessary, and that God is listening.”
-Henry Van Dyke