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You can have an anchor for your soul. Not an anchor to the junk in my life, but hope in Him will anchor my soul while he does in me what he wants done so that I may be conformed to my destiny in Christ.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (close enough?) quotation below is directly from an essay titled “Social Aims” by Ralph Waldo Emerson published in 1875. " Don’t say things. What you are stands over you the while, and thunders so that I cannot hear what you say to the contrary." The idea remains the same just streamlined over time.
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not" - Ralph Waldo Emerson