Saturday, June 11, 2011

Daily Dose

From Journey from Cornhill to Cairo, by William Makepeace Thackeray


"Because an eagle houses on a mountain or soars to the sun, don't you be angry with a sparrow that perches on a garret window or twitters on a twig."

From Chapter Five, Athens

1 comment:

  1. One of my aliases is sparrow ... I call to thee sparrow to sing the song of the universe ... or is it uber-verse? Nice one Brad.