Light Quotes

Douglas adams,
George bernard shaw - life is not meant to be easy, my child; but take...

What more felicity can fall to creature, than to enjoy delight with liberty.
Edmund Spense
Politicians are people who, when they see light at the end of the tunnel, they go out and buy more tunnel.
John Quinton
We do not first get all the answers and then live in the light of our understanding. We must rather plunge into life meeting what we have to meet and experiencing what we have to experience and in the light of living try to understand. if insight comes at all, it will not before, but only through and after experience.
John Claypool
Indolence is a delightful but distressing state; we must be doing something to be happy.
Mahatma Gandhi

There is a single light of science, and to brighten it anywhere is to brighten it everywhere.
Isaac Asimov
Sir john denham - books should to one of these fours ends conduce,...
There are two ways of spreading light to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
Edith Wharton
Knowledge is love and light and vision.
Helen Kelle
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
The process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder.
Albert Einstein
A slight touch of friendly malice and amusement towards those we love keeps our affections for them from turning flat.
Logan Pearsall Smith
Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
Chinese Prove
Death is not extinguishing the light It is simply putting out the lamp Because the dawn has come.
Rabindranath Tagore
The words that enlighten the soul are more precious than jewels.
Hazrat Inayat Khan
Love and magic have a great deal in common. They enrich the soul, delight the heart. And they both take practice.
Nora Roberts
He who knoweth the precepts by heart, but faileth to practice them, Is like unto one who lighteth a lamp and then shutteth his eyes.
Siddha Nagarjuna
Life is like an ever - Shifting kaleidoscope - A slight change, and all patterns alter.
Sharon Salzberg
Happiness is a butterfly which when pursued is just out of grasp... But if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
Nathaniel Hawthorne
War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it.
Desiderius Erasmus
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of being.
Carl Jung
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
If a man is offered a fact which goes against his instincts, he will scrutinize it closely, and unless the evidence is overwhelming, he will refuse to believe it. If, on the other hand, he is offered something which affords a reason for acting in accordance to his instincts, he will accept it even on the slightest evidence.
Bertrand Russell
When we walk to the edge of all the light we have And take the step into the darkness of the unknown We must believe that one of two things wil happen... There will be something solid for us to stand on.. ..... or we will be taught to fly.
Patrick Overton
The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Mark Twain
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Remember folks. Street lights timed for 35 mph are also timed for 70 mph.
Jim Samuels
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
Kahlil Gibran
You conquer every hardness with your eyes, as you do likewise every light; so if it can happen that one can die of joy, now would be the time.
Michelangelo, Poem Fragment
Words do two major things They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Jim Rohn
I can think of no better way of redeeming this tragic world today than love and laughter. Too many of the young have forgotten how to laugh, and too many of the elders have forgotten how to love. Would not our lives be lightened if only we could all learn to laugh more easily at ourselves and to love one anothe.
Theodore Hesburgh
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
The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp.
John Berry, Flight of White Crows
Do not judge men by mere appearances; for the light laughter that bubbles on the lip often mantles over the depths of sadness, and the serious look may be the sober veil that covers a divine peace and joy.
E. H. Chapin
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.
Carl Jung, "Memories, Dreams, Reflections", 1962
Give a man a fire and keep him warm for a day. Light a man on fire and he will be warm for rest of his life.
Anonymous
Beauty is excrescence, superabundance, random ebulience, and sheer delightful waste to be enjoyed in its own right.
Donald Culross Peattie
At twilight, nature is not without loveliness, though perhaps its chief use is to illustrate quotations from the poets.
Oscar Wilde
There is no place more delightful than home.
Marcus Tullius Cicero