Instead of God

Ava with Mr & Mrs H. photo cred: RL

“You know it makes one feel rather good deciding not to be a bitch… It’s sort of what we have instead of God.”

– Lady Brett Ashley

From Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises


One comment

  1. Juan Zung · January 1, 2014

    I’ve come to believe that God is a choice. As I look into my mind and heart and find no faith or belief, I can still make the conscious decision to act in accordance with the ideals of kindness, compassion and courage that I imagine God embodies.

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