“If I had influence with the good fairy who is supposed to preside over the christening of all children I should ask that her gift to each child in the world be a sense of wonder so indestructible that it would last throughout life, as an unfailing antidote against the boredom and disenchantments of later years, the sterile preoccupation with things artificial, the alienation from the sources of our strength.” ~ Rachel Carson

“If I had influence wit…

4 thoughts on ““If I had influence wit…

  1. Deb Platt says:

    Bob And I were just talking about fairy mythology. Sometimes they are seen as benevolent as in the above quotation. But sometimes they are sinister. And then there’s Morgan Le Fay who was supposed to be some sort of sorceress fairy.

  2. Jeremy Nathan Marks says:

    A terrific quote. I have a similar wish.

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