Evening Quotes

Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.

Jean de La Fontaine

In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with his legs.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.

Mohandas Gandhi

Evening is a time of real experimentation. You never want to look the same way.

Donna Karan

The companion of an evening, and the companion for life, require very different qualifications.

Samuel Richardson

In the evening of life, we will be judged on love alone.

St. John of the Cross

For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Hide our ignorance as we will, an evening of wine soon reveals it.

Heraclitus

If a man dreams that he has committed a sin before which the sun hid his face, it is often safe to conjecture that, in sheer forgetfulness, he wore a red tie, or brown boots with evening dress.

Arthur Machen

O, thou art fairer than the evening air clad in the beauty of a thousand stars.

Christopher Marlowe

Remember that God under the Law ordained a Lamb to be offered up to Him every Morning and Evening.

Thomas Ken

The day of the sun is like the day of a king. It is a promenade in the morning, a sitting on the throne at noon, a pageant in the evening.

Wallace Stevens

The evening sings in a voice of amber, the dawn is surely coming.

Al Stewart

The sun was like a great visiting presence that stimulated and took its due from all animal energy. When it flung wide its cloak and stepped down over the edge of the fields at evening, it left behind it a spent and exhausted world.

Willa Cather

These flowers, which were splendid and sprightly, waking in the dawn of the morning, in the evening will be a pitiful frivolity, sleeping in the cold night's arms.

Pedro Calderon de la Barca

As the evening sky faded from a salmon color to a sort of flint gray, I thought back to the salmon I caught that morning, and how gray he was, and how I named him Flint.

Jack Handy

For age is opportunity no less than youth itself, though in another dress, and as the evening twilight fades away, the sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Evening the playing field for women workers is a matter of fairness and with women now providing a significant share of their family's income, it is a family issue.

Rosa DeLauro

The evening news is a concept whose time has come and gone.

Bernard Goldberg

With an evening coat and a white tie, anybody, even a stockbroker, can gain a reputation for being civilized

Oscar Wilde

Sweet the coming on / Of grateful evening mild; then silent night / With this her solemn bird and this fair moon, / And these the gems of heaven, her starry train.

John Milton

And whiter grows the foam, The small moon lightens more; And as I turn me home, My shadow walks before.

Robert Seymour Bridges

Day, like a weary pilgrim, had reached the western gate of heaven, and Evening stooped down to unloose the latchets of his sandal shoon.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me.

Thomas Gray

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Updated On : May 25, 2013
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