Etienne de Grellet (1773-1855);
This was written on the back of the Saturday morning cinema club card. circa 1944
J Vanbar 11 days ago from UK
Heard this as a child and it has always stuck with me. It's my philosophy. I remain humble not matter what the crisis it
Jasmine D. Adams 21 days ago from Barbados
My philosophy of living is reflected in this quotation. I have always loved this sentiment
Peggy Kaseta about 1 month ago from Berlin, Ct
I have always tried help other people and got into trouble as well. But never mind, I enjoyed doing it ,love to all.
Peter Grooby about 1 month ago from Boston.UK
I could only remember the last verse, and Presto! Google delivers.
Janitha 2 months ago from Camada
I ended the Index of my book about Poe's Scottish connections with some of these thoughts: "We pass this way but once, and as I pass, I build a bridge for him who follows."
Robert Densmore Brill, J.D. 4 months ago from Jomtien Beach, Thailand
When I was 15years old I bought a poster with this quote and 43years later I still go by it
Marianne 4 months ago from Boston
You only get one shot at life, make it count!
Robert 4 months ago from Bonny, Nigeria
For all my friends that I hold dear in my heart~and to friends I have yet to meet!
Nancy 4 months ago from Charleston
To my beloved Greenbay Packers....
sylvia 4 months ago from moravec
I have always loved this poem. It is so meaningful and I pray that I can live up to to message.
SJ Moshirian 4 months ago from San Diego, CA
My dad had a plaque on the wall with this quote. I thought I remembered it being anonymous but I see here it was given credit to this missionary. I memorized it as a child and will always remember it.
Donna Floyd 4 months ago from San Antonio, Tx
not always easy, but so true...
Helen 6 months ago from Quincy, MA
Mercy Røder 8 months ago from Virum, Denmark
I have always loved this quote, I had it printed in the front of all my books.
Iris Botnik 9 months ago from Burbank, CA
This quote was my Mom's, and its mine till I die.
I have always tried to help ANYONE that I've known
Edgar Houseman 11 months ago from Bellmawr NJ