Pauca Verba is Latin for A Few Words.

Friday, July 15, 2016

"A time is coming..."

A time is coming
when people will go mad,
and when they see someone who is not mad,
they will mock him saying:
"You are mad, you are not like us."

 Saint Anthony the Great


  1. So true, I find this interesting myself. I needed to see these words.

  2. The news is really getting me down. Sometimes I find myself unable to get off the couch. It's wearing on me. I dwell, and I feel ill to my core. The world can seem like a really terrible place. Racism. Bigotry. Homophobia. Murder. Terrorism. Climate change. And those are just the human-caused problems!

  3. I understand. On the radio this morning a French woman being interviewed by the American station said, "There are so many places now in my own country where I will no longer go. It is very depressing." I believe she wasn't talking about the tourist sights but places close to home: a restaurant, an outdoor market, her church, a friend in the city...