Light Quotes

Every particle of every thing rocks, water, flour, human has been in the same place flaming in the heart of our ancient sun before the earth came flying out of it. The irises in your eyes the tissue of roses the slow giant rocks in mountainheads were all born flaming locked in the sun as it drifted like a light on dark water.

Lawrence Collins

Weather forecast for tonight: dark. Continued dark overnight, with widely scattered light by morning.

George Carlin

An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere, while a pessimist sees only the red stoplight... The truly wise person is color-blind.

Albert Schweitzer

Work while you have the light. You are responsible for the talent that has been entrusted to you.

Henri Frederic Amiel

The night has a thousand eyes,And the day but one;Yet the light of the bright world dies With the dying sun. The mind has a thousand eyes,And the heart but one:Yet the light of a whole life dies When love is done.

Francis William Bourdillon

It's a cruel season that makes you get ready for bed while it's light out.

Bill Watterson

A light supper, a good night's sleep and a fine morning have often made a hero out of the same man, who, by indigestion, a restless night and a rainy morning would have proved a coward.

Lord Chesterfield

I will gather myself around my faith, for light does the darkness most fear.

Jewel

Clouds of insects danced and buzzed in the golden autumn light, and the air was full of the piping of the song-birds. Long, glinting dragonflies shot across the path, or hung tremulous with gauzy wings and gleaming bodies.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Faith is a light of such supreme brilliance that it dazzles the mind and darkens all its visions of other realities, but in the end when we become used to the new light, we gain a new view of all reality transfigured and elevated in the light itself.

Thomas Merton

In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't.

Blaise Pascal

Talking about dreams is like talking about movies, since the cinema uses the language of dreams; years can pass in a second and you can hop from one place to another. Itís a language made of image. And in the real cinema, every object and every light means something, as in a dream.

Federico Fellini

Charm is a glow within a woman that casts a most becoming light on others.

John Mason Brown

There is a religion in all deep love, but the love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

The best match in the world will not light a candle unless the wick be first suitably prepared.

ALGERNON BLACKWOOD

Light griefs are plaintive , but great ones are dumb

Seneca

That grief is light which can take counsel.

Seneca

For light I go directly to the Source of light, not to any of the reflections.

Peace Pilgrim

The sun of liberty is set; you must light up the candle of industry and economy.

Benjamin Franklin

Sex is a flame which uncontrolled may scorch; properly guided, it will light the torch of eternity

Joseph Fetterman

Fear grows in darkness; if you think there's a bogeyman around, turn on the light.

Dorothy Thompson

The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Today's public opinion, though it may appear as light as air, may be tomorrow's legislation-for better or for worse.

Unknown

A happy and a glorious Easter will this one be to all of us who get a new vision of the risen Christ, and prostrate ourselves in humble adoration at His feet, and cry out: "Rabboni! Rabboni!" Then shall we set our hearts, lifted into a new atmosphere, on things above, and reach an actual higher life. We shall know more of what it is to live by Christ, in Christ, for Christ, and with Christ, till we reach the marvelous light around the throne in glory.

Theodore Ledyard Cuyler
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