Light Quotes

Joan lunden, in healthy living magazine - holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only...
Antoine de saint - exupery - he who would travel happily must travel light....

Death is as light as a feather; duty as heavy as a mountain.
Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
He who knows others is wise; He who know himself is enlightened.
Lao - Tzu, The Way of Lao - Tzu
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
He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.
Lao Tzu

I never saw an ugly thing in my life: for let the form of an object be what it may - Light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful.
John Constable
William safire - knowing how things work is the basis for...
Man is his own star and the soul that can render an honest and perfect man commands all light, all influence, all fate.
John Fletcher, 1647
It is for the wise people who delight in humanity, praise justice, despise their flatterers, and respect the truth.
Jeanne - Marie Roland
The dark today leads into light tomorrow; There is no endless joy, ... and yet no endless sorrow.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Weather forcast for tonight: dark. Continued dark overnight, with widely scattered light by morning.
George Carlin
The light which puts out our eyes is darkness to us. Only that day dawns to which we are awake. There is more day to dawn. The sun is but a morning star.
Henry David Thoreau
Faith in the ability of a leader is of slight service unless it be united with faith in his justice.
George Goethals
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
One of the delights known to age, and beyond the grasp of youth, is that of Not Going.
J. B. Priestley
They do not leave home without American Express. ... Blame the moral carelessness that parents pass off as the gift of freedom as they cut their children loose like colorful kites and wish them an exciting flight.
Roger Rosenblatt
The process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder.
Albert Einstein
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
Put out the light.
Theodore Roosevelt, last words, 6 January 1919
Every advantage in the past is judged in the light of the final issue.
Demosthenes, First Olynthiac
Life is lighter than a feather, duty heavier than a mountain.
Robert Jordan, The Great Hunt, Book 2 of The Wheel of Time
We might do well to contain our elation at seeing the light at the end of the tunnel until we are certain it is not some guy on a motorcycle coming straight at us.
Tom Fitzgerald
lovers alone wear sunlight.
E. e. cummings
In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth.
Mahatma Gandhi
Young love is a flame; very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beeche
Jokes of the proper kind, properly told, can do more to enlighten questions of politics, philosophy, and literature than any number of dull arguments.
Isaac Asimov
Sexual enlightenment is justified insofar as girls cannot learn too soon how children do not come into the world.
Karl Kraus
Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.
Christopher Columbus
If I ever do a book on the Amazon, I hope I am able to bring a certain lightheartedness to the subject, in a way that will tell the reader we are going to have fun with this thing.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
The beauty of daylight - Saving time is that it just makes everyone feel sunnier.
Edward Markey, quoted in Associated Press, July 22, 2005
Indolence is a delightful but distressing state; we must be doing something to be happy.
Mahatma Gandhi
Of the delights of this world, man cares most for sexual intercourse, yet he has left it out of his heaven.
Mark Twain
People who comprehend a thing to its very depths rarely stay faithful to it forever. For they have brought its depths into the light of day: and in the depths there is always much that is unpleasant to see.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human
The real distinction is between those who adapt their purposes to reality and those who seek to mold reality in the light of their purposes.
Henry Kissinge
Of the delights of this world man cares most for sexual intercourse, yet he has left it out of his heaven.
Mark Twain
To sit alone in the lamplight with a book spread out before you, and hold intimate converse with men of unseen generations - - Such is a pleasure beyond compare.
Kenko Yoshida
Cheerfulness keeps up a kind of daylight in the mind, and fills it with a steady and perpetual serenity.
Joseph Addison
She would rather light candles than curse the darkness and her glow has warmed the world.
Adlai Stevenson
Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.
Benjamin Franklin