“For what they, with whatever motive, would have me learn, I might afterwards have put to good use. For I disobeyed, not from a better choice, but from love of play,...” Highlight Loc. 228-29So cheer up. They may never be saints but they might actually wake up and learn something some day.
The Confessions of St. Augustine (Bishop of Hippo Saint Augustine), Downloaded to the Kindle from Project Gutenberg.
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Some kids don't learn until life kicks them in the keister a few times. Some NEVER do and become democrats. (Just couldn't help that last observation, call it an illustration of your article.)ReplyDelete
There are times when I think "democrat" is Greek for "ignorant." Or was it "Republican?" There are some traits shared by all.Delete
Grace and peace.
I certainly missed many opportunities to listen and learn, as we all probably do.ReplyDelete
This may explain why our world is in such uproar. Missed connections to Listen and Learn
Sometimes it is simply the foolishness of youth. Too often it is sloth. It is destructive when it becomes a habit.Delete
Grace and peace