James Fenimore Cooper Quote
God planted the seeds of all the trees," continued Hetty, after a moment's pause, "and you see to what a height and shade they have grown! So it is with the Bible. You may read a verse this year, and forget it, and it will come back to you a year hence, when you least expect to remember it.
The Works of J. Fenimore Cooper....: The deerslayer (1850) (ed. 1850)