God left the earth unfinished for
man to work his skill upon. He left the electricity
still in the cloud, the
oil still in the earth. He left the rivers unbridged
and the forests unfelled and the cities unbuilt.
man the challenge of raw materials - not the
ease of finished things. He
left the pictures unpainted and the music unsung
and the problems unsolved, that man might
the joys and glories of creation.
While I'm at it, and because I just saw a rainbow outside and was reminded of it...Here's another thing I found a few weeks back, and just loved :),
"White is a rich color if you "unweave the rainbow." John Stapleton, Scientist
There's an interesting story behind who Stapleton quoted. Apparently, there has been a battle going on for ages between scientists and poets. Who knew? Brief Wiki here
Have a great week y'all. I'll be back after I've moved and settled a bit into my new place of residence, hopefully with some stories to tell about my trip. It's a two and half day drive, so I'm sure it'll be interesting. I'll have my camera ready :).