Real Things

“The real things haven’t changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong.”
― Laura Ingalls Wilder

3 Comments leave a comment below

  1. Was that Laura Ingalls Wilder? It’s funny but I would have sworn that that quote came from Lucy Maud Montgomery, author of ‘Anne of Green Gables’, but I must be mistaken. Could you let me know in which book she wrote that?
    P.S. Love swissmiss!

  2. Beautiful words. Thank you for sharing.

  3. The quote is apparently from a February 1947 letter from Wilder “to Children”: