The more the diamond is cut the brighter it sparkles; and in what seems hard dealing, there God has no end in view but to perfect His people.
As in nature, as in art, so in grace; it is rough treatment that gives souls, as well as stones, their luster.
The big artist keeps an eye on nature and steals her tools.- Thomas Eakins
The writer is by nature a dreamer - a conscious dreamer.- Carson McCullers
Only a great actor finds the difficulties of the actor's art infinite.- Ellen Terry
Nature is usually wrong.- James McNeill Whistler
Art is the objectification of feeling, and the subjectification of nature.- Susanne Langer
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|12th July, 1803
Thomas Guthrie D.D. was a Scottish divine and philanthropist, born at Brechin in Angus. He was one of the most popular preachers of his day in Scotland, and was associated with many forms of philanthropy especially temperance and Ragged Schools, of which he was a founder.
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