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Quotation by Willa Cather
One cannot divine nor forecast the conditions that will make happiness; one only stumbles upon them by chance, in a lucky hour, at the world's end somewhere, and hold fast to the days, as to fortune or fame.
Willa Cather (1876–1947), U.S. novelist. Willa Cather in Europe, ch. 13 (1956).
Written on September 10, 1902.
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