Light Quotes

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For with slight efforts how should we obtain great results It is foolish even to desire it.
Euripides
To all, to each, a fair good night, And pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.
Sir Walter Scott
I was a vegetarian until I started leaning toward the sunlight.
Rita Rudne
Take hold lightly; let go lightly. This is one of the great secrets of felicity in love.
Spanish Prove

It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.
Old Chinese Prove
Paulo coelho, manual of the warrior of light - a warrior of light knows that he will hear an...
A scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.
Maxwell Planck
You are... the lens in the beam. You can only receive, give, and possess the light as the lens does.
Dag Hammarskjld
A friend is someone who dances with you in the sunlight, And walks with you in the shadows.
Unknown
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Roosevelt, Eleano
But, soft! what light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.
William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet", Act 2 scene 1
But the greatest menace to our civilization today is the conflict between giant organized systems of self - Righteousness - - Each system only too delighted to find that the other is wicked - - Each only too glad that the sins give it the pretext for still deeper hatred and animosity.
Herbert Butterfield
Dreamers can find their way by moonlight and their only punishment is that they see the dawn before the rest of the world.
Oscar Wilde
The yearning for an afterlife is the opposite of selfish it is love and praise for the world that we are privileged, in this complex interval of light, to witness and experience.
John Updike
Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Dylan Thomas, Collected poems (1952)
Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have been asked.
Ovid
Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light.
Jennie Jerome Churchill
Whenever there is a simple error that most laymen fall for, there is always a slightly more sophisticated version of the same problem that experts fall for.
Amos Tversky
To Robert Fulton What, sir, would you make a ship sail against the wind and currents by lighting a bonfire under her deck I pray you excuse me. I have no time to listen to such nonsense.
Napoleon I
There are two ways of passing from this world - One in light and one in darkness. When one passes in light, he does not come back but when one passes in darkness, he returns.
Bhagavad Gita
Promptitude is not only a duty, but is also a part of good manners; it is favorable to fortune, reputation, influence, and usefulness; a little attention and energy will form the habit, so as to make it easy and delightful.
Charles Simmons
What torture, this life in society! Often someone is obliging enough to offer me a light, and in order to oblige him I have to fish a cigarette out of my pocket.
Karl Kraus
The sacrifice which causes sorrow to the doer of the sacrifice is no sacrifice. Real sacrifice lightens the mind of the doer and gives him a sense of peace and joy. The Buddha gave up the pleasures of life because they had become painful to him.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Knowledge is love and light and vision.
Helen Kelle
She is not fair to outward view As many maidens be; Her loveliness I never knew Until she smiled on me; Oh! then I saw her eye was bright, A well of love, a spring of light.
Hartley Coleridge
Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.
Buddha
All sanity depends on this: that it should be a delight to feel heat strike the skin, a delight to stand upright, knowing the bones are moving easily under the flesh.
Doris Lessing
She is not fair to outward view As many maidens be Her loveliness I never knew Until she smiled on me Oh then I saw her eye was bright, A well of love, a spring of light.
Hartley Coleridge
Who is more foolish, the child afraid of the dark or the man afraid of the light.
Maurice Freehill
The soul has this proof of its divinity that divine things delight in it.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Danger and delight grow on one stalk.
English Prove
Books should to one of these fours ends conduce, for wisdom, piety, delight, or use.
Sir John Denham
Without a dream to light your way, the world is a very dark place.
Marrion Zimmer Bradley
Energy is eternal delight.
William Blake
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Maya Angelou
Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.
Benjamin Franklin
The pleasures which we most rarely experience give us the greatest delight.
Desiderius Erasmus
Happiness is as a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but which if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
Nathaniel Hawthorne