Frases de Mary Gardiner Brainard
Mary Gardiner Brainard
Fecha de nacimiento: 19. Junio 1837
Fecha de muerte: 30. Noviembre 1905
Mary Gardiner Brainard era poetisa estadounidense.
Frases Mary Gardiner Brainard
„That which we look on with unselfish love
And true humility is surely ours,
Even as a lake looks at the stars above
And makes within itself a heaven of stars.“
Ownership, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
„I see not a step before me as I tread on another year;
But I ’ve left the Past in God’s keeping,—the Future
His mercy shall clear;
And what looks dark in the distance may brighten as I draw near.“
Not knowing, published in The Congregationalist, March 1869, and set to music as a hymn by Philip Paul Bliss in the 1870s. Thomas Corts, Glimpses of Christian History Presents More Stories: Blessed Bliss http://chi.gospelcom.net/lives_events/more/bliss.shtml, 2007.