C.N. Douglas, comp. Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical. 1917.
Is not this steadfastness to mark, to make, the character of your lives? Is it not Gods will that we should press steadily on to our goal in obedience to Him, in channels of His choosing, whether in sunshine or shadow, in the cheer of spring or in the chill of winter, neither detained by pleasure nor deterred by pain?