The gaudy

sunflower

Positivism (gaudy sunflower) is a sovereign power; it finds deepest comfort in forming schools; it lays hold on the spirits of men, with irresistible might; and it exercises an immeasurable influence on the whole condition of humananity. The sovereignty of of positive outlook is a gift of God, possessed only by his grace. It is subject to no one and is responsible to him alone who has granted it this ascendancy.

they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom