Friday, October 7, 2011

A Mute Gospel

What is a farm but a mute gospel? The chaff and the wheat, weeds and plants, blight, rain, insects, sun -- It is a sacred emblem from the first furrow of spring to the last stack which the snow of winter overtakes in the fields. 

~Ralph Waldo Emerson


Autumn said...

I love this quote! I'm glad you shared it.

Goat Song said...

LOL, you're welcome! ;)