Sunday, April 28, 2013



When we see the face of God we shall know that we have always known it.
He has been a party to, has made, sustained and moved moment by moment within, all our earthly experiences of innocent love.
- C. S. Lewis

Children are born innocent.
Before they are domesticated they live in the moment,love without fear, and don't even think about the opinions of others.
- don Miguel Ruiz

The first of all virtues is innocence; the next is modesty. If we banish modesty out of the world, she carries away with her half the virtue that is in it. - Joseph Addison

Innocence is a flower which withers when touched, but blooms not again, though watered with tears. - Lucy Hooper

Innocence finds not near so much protection as guilt. - La Rochefoucauld

It's innocence when it charms us, ignorance when it doesn't. - Mignon McLaughlin

To be innocent is to be not guilty; but to be virtuous is to overcome our evil inclinations. - William Penn

Let our lives be pure as snow-fields, where our footsteps leave a mark, but not a stain. - Madame Anne Sophie

The secret motive of the absent-minded is to be innocent while guilty. Absent-mindedness is spurious innocence.- Saul Bellow

Ignorance is not innocence but sin.
- Robert Browning

Purity is the feminine, truth the masculine of honor. - David Hare

Our deeds need nearly always to be purer than our motives.

Purity of heart is blooming the same colors in the middle of the wilderness when no one sees you. - Vanna Bonta

Become more and more innocent, less knowledgeable and more childlike.
Take life as fun - because that's precisely what it is !
- Osho

Live so that when your children think of fairness,
caring and integrity, they think of you.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens
reflect the kind of care they get.

- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children
that makes the heart too big for the body.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

From the solemn gloom of the temple children run out to sit in the dust, God watches them play and forgets the priest.
- Rabindranath Tagore

If you believe the doctors, nothing is wholesome;if you believe the theologians,nothing is innocent; if you believe the military,
nothing is safe.
- Lord Salisbury

The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.

- Stephen King

Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
- Plato