The sun of liberty is set; you must light up the candle of industry and economy.
The risk of racial prejudice infecting a capital sentencing proceeding is especially serious in light of the complete finality of the death sentence.
Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled, Light shone, and order from disorder sprung.
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.
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.
He who would travel happily must travel light.
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.
Work while you have the light. You are responsible for the talent that has been entrusted to you.
The spirit is there in every boy; it has to be discovered and brought to light.
In winter I get up at night And dress by yellow candle-light.In summer quite the other way I have to go to bed by day.
The selfishness must be discovered and understood before it can be removed. It is powerless to remove itself, neither will it pass away of itself. Darkness ceases only when light is introduced; so ignorance can only be dispersed by Knowledge; selfishness by Love.
There is no gilding of setting sun or glamour of poetry to light up the ferocious and endless toil of the farmers wives.
An argument produces plenty of heat, but not much light.
But reason has no power against feeling, and feeling older than history is no light matter.
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off
Guilt alone, like brain-sick frenzy in its feverish mood, fills the light air with visionary terrors, and shapeless forms of fear.
The biggest disease of the mind is over-thinking, especially too much thinking about others. Thinking too much is like eating too much. The heaviness makes it impossible to remain light and flexible.
The terrible thing about terrorism is that ultimately it destroys those who practise it. Slowly but surely, as they try to extinguish life in others, the light within them dies.
Light, God's eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building.
The duty of literature is to note what counts, and to light up what is suited to the light. If it ceases to choose and to love, it becomes like a woman who gives herself without preference.
Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.
Someday perhaps the inner light will shine forth from us, and then we'll need no other light.
A man should learn to detect and watch that gleam of light which flashes across his mind from within.
Light, God's eldest daughter...
We all walk in the dark and each of us must learn to turn on his or her own light.