A quotes blog of various writers (mostly Christian, and specifically Catholic, in nature)
Friday, October 21, 2016
in all collections of men, the straw and rubbish (as Lord Bacon says)
float on the top, while gold and jewels sink and are hidden. Or, what is
more apposite still, many men, or most men, are a compound of precious
and worthless together, and their worthless swims, and their precious
lies at the bottom.