Light Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Light

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God is not a hypothesis derived from logical assumptions, but an immediate insight, self-evident as light. He is not something to be sought in the darkness with the light of reason. He is the light.
~By Abraham Joshua Heschel ~


Studies serve for delight, for ornaments, and for ability.
~By Francis Bacon ~


In like a dimwit, out like a light.
~By Walt Kelly ~


Everybody wants to get enlightened but nobody wants to change.
~By Andrew Cohen ~


Each experience through which we pass operates ultimately for our good. This is a correct attitude to adopt and we must be able to see it in that light.
~By Henry S. Haskins ~


The Path that leadeth on is lighted by one fire - the light of daring burning in the heart. The more one dares, the more he shall obtain.
~By Helena Petrova Blavatsky ~


It is still color, it is not yet light.
~By Pierre Bonnard ~


I find the light and work it, work it, work it.
~By Janice Dickinson ~


Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, become transparent, no longer limited by outward appearences.
~By Soren Kierkegaard ~


One time Robert Plant was set to check into the same room after I checked out, so I removed every light bulb and ordered up a bunch of stinky cheese and put it under the mattress.
~By Richard Marx ~


It is very remarkable, that in the book of life, we find some almost of all kinds of occupations, who notwithstanding served God in their respective generations, and shone as so many lights in the world.
~By George Whitefield ~


It was a place without a single feature of the space-time matrix that he knew. It was a place where nothing yet had happened - an utter emptiness. There was neither light nor dark: there was nothing here but emptiness.
~By Clifford D. Simak ~


I didn't know I was doing film noir, I thought they were detective stories with low lighting!
~By Marie Windsor ~


I couldn't have left my career as an actor on a better note than to have done a cameo in the Lost In Space movie. Doing this part is the highlight of my career. What a way to leave the profession!
~By Mark Goddard ~


The highlight of my career? The Olympics, of course.
~By Tara Lipinski ~


My dear sister, I hope, when God Almighty in his righteous providence shall take me out of time into eternity, that it will be by a flash of lightning.
~By James Otis ~


Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.
~By Grenville Kleiser ~


It is the nature of truth to struggle to the light.
~By Wilkie Collins ~


Those who have experienced the most, have suffered so much that they have ceased to hate. Hate is more for those with a slightly guilty conscience, and who by chewing on old hate in times of peace wish to demonstrate how great they were during the war.
~By Thor Heyerdahl ~


Writing detective stories is about writing light literature, for entertainment. It isn't primarily a question of writing propaganda or classical literature.
~By Steig Larsson ~


In the cold, shivering twilight, preceding the daybreak of civilization, the dominating emotion of man was fear.
~By Paul Harris ~


I'm an entertainer. If people are paying good money for tickets they deserve the best show they can see. I don't get into lighting stuff on fire, but I do believe in going the extra mile.
~By Bryan White ~


The terrible thing about terrorism is that ultimately it destroys those who practice it. Slowly but surely, as they try to extinguish life in others, the light within them dies.
~By Terry Waite ~


Rugby is great. The players don't wear helmets or padding; they just beat the living daylights out of each other and then go for a beer. I love that.
~By Joe Theismann ~


It's a delight to trust somebody so completely.
~By Jeff Goldblum ~


It's a morality film, and it poses the question "What would you do?" I took it very seriously, just as the director did in terms of atmosphere and lighting, and I was just trying to help that vision along.
~By Kevin Williamson ~


The stores and the things like that, the business side of things came out at the point when, I'd say probably in the early '70s, it looked like the year of the singer-songwriter was over, 'cause music changed in our time and the spotlight was out.
~By Jimmy Buffett ~


I had my electricity turned off three times because I never had time to pay my bills. It was a joke. I'm making a ton of money, and I'm walking around my apartment with flashlights.
~By Sherry Stringfield ~


In the beginning there was nothing. God said, 'Let there be light!' And there was light. There was still nothing, but you could see it a whole lot better.
~By Ellen DeGeneres ~


The space and light up there in Norfolk is wonderfully peaceful. I find myself doing funny things like gardening, and cooking, which I rarely do in London.
~By Jeremy Northam ~


And so, I will be probably, since I am not involved in all the activity, I will have some spare time to devote to document all this busy part of the flight.
~By Umberto Guidoni ~


His heart was like a sensitive plant, that opens for a moment in the sunshine, but curls up and shrinks into itself at the slightest touch of the finger, or the lightest breath of wind.
~By Anne Bronte ~


The original Dean Martin Comedy Hour handed me some hysterical sketches. I've got highlights on tons of these variety shows, given to me by their great writers. I'd love to be doing all that again.
~By Ruth Buzzi ~


In my second year in graduate school, I took a computer course and that was like lightening striking.
~By Ted Nelson ~


I am a daylight atheist.
~By Brendan Behan ~


Look thy last on all things lovely, Every hour - let no night Seal thy sense in deathly slumber Till to delight Thou hast paid thy utmost blessing.
~By Austin Dobson ~


I just want to say, good night, sweet prince, may flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.
~By Harry Dean Stanton ~


It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
~By Eleanor Roosevelt ~


I sometimes use a lot of light greens and greys when I feel there is sadness in the painting.
~By Robert Ryan ~


And I pray thee, loving Jesus, that as Thou hast graciously given me to drink in with delight the words of Thy knowledge, so Thou wouldst mercifully grant me to attain one day to Thee, the fountain of all wisdom and to appear forever before Thy face.
~By Venerable Bede ~


Although there was a point with the Tijuana Brass where we were playing for such huge crowds that I kind of lost contact. At one point, the only connection I had with the audience was with people out there lighting cigarettes.
~By Herb Alpert ~


The other guys drink, but they don't drink anywhere near what I used to. And I think they're slightly respectful of the fact that I'm off it, so it's not a problem.
~By Graham Coxon ~


We cannot lightly allow the perpetrator of a serious crime to go free simply because that person believed his actions were reasonable and necessary to prevent some perceived harm.
~By Sol Wachtler ~


I am so anxious for you not to abdicate and I think the fact that you do is going to put me in the wrong light to the entire world because they will say that I could have prevented it.
~By Wallis Simpson ~


Sometimes I take the watch, or I take the shoes, but usually the souvenir is to take the life you had with those directors, or the crew - the camera person, the lighting person. When you finish a film it's like a little death. You had a family for a bit, and you finish the movie and you probably will never see each other again.
~By Jean Reno ~


So we do have our exits and our entrances and we are perhaps mere, but I think if one keep a certain joyousness in life which should be in playing, then good for one, but it's slightly more serious than that.
~By Janet Suzman ~


How can they beat me? I've been struck by lightning, had two back operations, and been divorced twice.
~By Lee Trevino ~


For sleep, one needs endless depths of blackness to sink into; daylight is too shallow, it will not cover one.
~By Anne Morrow Lindbergh ~


Part of my strength as an actor comes from what I've learned all these years: when you play a villain, you try to get the light touches; when you play a hero, you try to get in some of the warts.
~By John Forsythe ~


My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
~By Albert Einstein ~


Many of the comedies I had made in Sweden were slightly based on semi-autobiographical experiences, so adapting novels was a very different experience.
~By Lasse Hallstrom ~


A life lived with integrity - even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.
~By Denis Waitley ~


When we made that album with Gary Moore, I was still kind of searching for the right direction for myself. Although the music is quite good the direction was like a box of fireworks that caught light all at the same time.
~By Greg Lake ~


The killer app that got the world ready for appliances was the light bulb. So the light bulb is what wired the world. And they weren't thinking about appliances when they wired the world. They were really thinking about - they weren't putting electricity into the home. They were putting lighting into the home.
~By Jeff Bezos ~


Night comes to the desert all at once, as if someone turned off the light.
~By Joyce Carol Oates ~


The first two missions have some test objectives, some new capabilities that we're going to try to develop on orbit to possibly be used on later flights.
~By Mark Kelly ~


Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.
~By Socrates ~


I profess accurately to describe native Africa - Africa in those places where it has not received the slightest impulse, whether for good or evil, from European civilisation.
~By John H. Speke ~


The hours I spend with you I look upon as sort of a perfumed garden, a dim twilight, and a fountain singing to it. You and you alone make me feel that I am alive. Other men it is said have seen angels, but I have seen thee and thou art enough.
~By George Edward Moore ~


My name is real, which probably explains why I never became a superstar... how would that look in lights?
~By Mercedes McCambridge ~


Be like the bird who, pausing in her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing she hath wings.
~By Victor Hugo ~


The Viennese wash everything. Where else in the world does the government hire public servants to wash public telephone booths and the glass over traffic lights? Every time I see someone doing these things, I smile like a child.
~By Jonathan Carroll ~


Higher ceilings allow the use indirect lighting, which is much healthier and reduces glare.
~By Helmut Jahn ~


He who knows himself is enlightened.
~By Lao Tzu ~


You will be amused when you see that I have more than once deceived without the slightest qualm of conscience, both knaves and fools.
~By Giacomo Casanova ~


I have not the slightest doubt that this form of individuation represents a higher stage in the evolution of mankind.
~By Herbert Read ~


I never come back home with the same moral character I went out with; something or other becomes unsettled where I had achieved internal peace; some one or other of the things I had put to flight reappears on the scene.
~By Lucius Annaeus Seneca ~


If one sees the American Nightmare first and Chainsaw after that, you'll see it in a different kind of light.
~By Tobe Hooper ~


I don't even like watching sex scenes in movies. I have a slight prudish side to me.
~By Portia de Rossi ~


But by reading them again and again finally I was able to grasp the essential part. What emotion, enthusiasm, enlightenment and confidence they communicated to me! I wept for joy.
~By Ho Chi Minh ~


She was trusted and valued by her father, loved and courted by all dogs, cats, children, and poor people, and slighted and neglected by everybody else.
~By Anne Bronte ~


There are times when we must sink to the bottom of our misery to understand truth, just as we must descend to the bottom of a well to see the stars in broad daylight.
~By Vaclav Havel ~


I agree completely with my son James when he says 'Internet is like electricity. The latter lights up everything, while the former lights up knowledge'.
~By Kerry Packer ~


Of course, I do have a slight advantage over the rest of you. It helps in a pinch to be able to remind your bride that you gave up a throne for her.
~By King Edward VIII ~


When we cannot be delivered from ourselves, we delight in devouring ourselves.
~By Emile M. Cioran ~


The short English miles are delightful for walking. You are always pleased to find, every now and then, in how short a time you have walked a mile, though, no doubt, a mile is everywhere a mile, I walk but a moderate pace, and can accomplish four English miles in an hour.
~By Karl Philipp Moritz ~


The atom was unleashed in 1946, right when all this stuff was occurring. And the bomb's incredible release of energy and light may have signalled somebody in a dimension which is sharing space with us very closely.
~By Dwight Schultz ~


For example, the opposition between acute and grave phonemes has the capacity to suggest an image of bright and dark, of pointed and rounded, of thin and thick, of light and heavy, etc.
~By Roman Jakobson ~


There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in.
~By Leonard Cohen ~


I first saw the light in the city of Boston in the year 1857.
~By Edward Bellamy ~


The West is color. Its colors are animal rather than vegetable, the colors of earth and sunlight and ripeness.
~By Jessamyn West ~


There are some persons in this world, who, unable to give better proof of being wise, take a strange delight in showing what they think they have sagaciously read in mankind by uncharitable suspicions of them.
~By Herman Melville ~


No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.
~By Harry Emerson Fosdick ~


I don't know anyone who actually likes the dark or night-time. I don't care how much they say it doesn't bother them. That's why we used to huddle in caves and light fires when the sun went down.
~By Paul Kane ~


I think, you know, as an actor we get these terribly sort of pretentious ideas in our heads. We try to take everything very seriously at first, you know, until we lighten up, we get onboard, and have a laugh.
~By Rosamund Pike ~


And I was asked if I would come and help with the recovery of this great British company, Cable and Wireless, and I'm delighted to become part of the new and very talented management that have been brought in to that company as well.
~By Lord Robertson ~


Obviously there are times with acting when exactly what is required is just going through the motions, and when doing nothing is the best thing. But at other times, you have to make that leap beyond the immediate environment of people putting up lights on the set.
~By Christian Bale ~


Only one golfer in a thousand grips the club lightly enough.
~By Johnny Miller ~


A belief is like a guillotine, just as heavy, just as light.
~By David Hockney ~


One can become enthusiastic over anything. For a time I was delighted with bomb throwing. It gave me a tremendous pleasure to bomb those fellows from above.
~By Manfred von Richthofen ~


The light that radiates from the great novels time can never dim, for human existence is perpetually being forgotten by man and thus the novelists discoveries, however old they may be, will never cease to astonish.
~By Milan Kundera ~


We ought, therefore, to lessen the price of food to our manufacturers, and place them more on a level with the manufacturers who have cheaper food, and also much lighter taxation.
~By Joseph Hume ~


What makes photography a strange invention is that its primary raw materials are light and time.
~By John Berger ~


The collective conscience of a hundred musicians is no light burden. Think for a moment of what it would mean to a pianist if by some miracle every key of his instrument should suddenly become a living thing.
~By Charles Munch ~


I'm delighted by how Nobody's Fool turned out. It was a rare movie.
~By Richard Russo ~


The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
~By Joseph Joubert ~


To light one candle to God and another to the Devil is the principle of wisdom.
~By Jose Bergamin ~


The more light hearted I write about that, the better the message gets through.
~By Theo Van Gogh ~


One cool judgment is worth a thousand hasty counsels. The thing to do is to supply light and not heat.
~By Woodrow Wilson ~


The task of an American writer is not to describe the misgivings of a woman taken in adultery as she looks out of a window at the rain but to describe four hundred people under the lights reaching for a foul ball. This is ceremony.
~By John Cheever ~

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