Kindness: Ella Wheeler Wilcox

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So many gods, so many creeds
so many paths that wind and wind,
When just the art of being kind
Is all this sad world needs.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox (1850-1919)

Ella Wheeler Wilcox was an American author and poet. Her best-known work was Poems of Passion. Her most enduring work was ” Solitude”, which contains the lines: “Laugh, and the world laughs with you; Weep, and you weep alone”. Wikipedia
Born: November 5, 1850, Janesville
Died: October 30, 1919
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About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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