Buechner on joy

I’ve always loved author Frederick Buechner’s way with words and his take on life.  Here’s a few words of his on joy:

“Happiness turns up more or less where you’d expect it to – a good marriage, a rewarding job, a pleasant vacation.  Joy, on the other hand, is as notoriously unpredictable as the one who bequeaths it.

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  1. #1 by Colleen on June 18, 2010 - 10:53 am

    Thanks for this one! Loving your blog Phil – keep it coming! It’s water to my soul right now!

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