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light picture quotes

Picture quote about people

Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.

Picture quote by James Keller about inspirational

A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle. ⏤ James Keller

Picture quote by Sayings about life

If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Og Mandino about light

I will love the light for it shows me the way; yet I will love the darkness for it shows me the stars. ⏤ Og Mandino

Picture quote by Leonard Cohen about inspirational

There is a crack, a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in. ⏤ Leonard Cohen

Picture quote by Oprah Winfrey about inspirational

You have to find what a sparks a light in you so that you in your own way can illuminate the world. ⏤ Oprah Winfrey

Picture quote by Thomas S. Monson about inspirational

If you want to give light to others you habe to glow yourself. ⏤ Thomas S. Monson

Picture quote by Rumi about light

If light is in your heart, you will find your way home. ⏤ Rumi

Picture quote by Maya Angelou about beauty

We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. ⏤ Maya Angelou

Picture quote by Aristotle Onassis about focus

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. ⏤ Aristotle Onassis

Picture quote by Maya Angelou about inner

Nothing can dim the light which shines from within. ⏤ Maya Angelou

Picture quote by Unknown about hope

Hope is like the sun. If you only believe in it when you can see it, you'll never make it through the night. ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Unknown about attitude

Extinguishing the light of other peoples candles, does not make yours burn brighter. ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Elizabeth Barrett Browning about inspirational

Light tomorrow with today! ⏤ Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Picture quote by Rumi about inspirational

Escape from the black cloud that surrounds you. Then you will see your own light as radiant as the full moon. ⏤ Rumi

Picture quote by Eleanor Roosevelt about inner

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

Picture quote about wisdom

The tiny seed knew that in order to grow it needed to be dropped in dirt, covered in darkness, and struggle to reach the light.

Picture quote by Khalil Gibran about beauty

Beauty is not in the face; Beauty is a light in the heart. ⏤ Khalil Gibran

Picture quote by Wayne Dyer about positive

See the light in others, and treat them as if that is all you see. ⏤ Wayne Dyer

Picture quote by Margaret Fuller about knowledge

If you have knowledge, let others light their candles with it. ⏤ Margaret Fuller

Picture quote by Vladimir Nabokov about existence

Our existence is but a brief crack of light between two eternities of darkness. ⏤ Vladimir Nabokov

Picture quote by Rumi about wisdom

The wound is the place where the Light enters you. ⏤ Rumi

Picture quote about motivational

Purpose is the reason you journey. Passion is the fire that lights the way.

Picture quote by Wayne Dyer about light

See the light in others, and treat them as if thats all you see ⏤ Wayne Dyer

Picture quote by E. L. Doctorow about writing

Writing is like driving a car at night. You can only see as far as the headlights, but you make the whole trip that way. ⏤ E. L. Doctorow

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I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.

Dalai Lama, leader

If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.


Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.

Og Mandino, author

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverbs,

We are all broken, that’s how the light gets in.

Ernest Hemingway, novelist

I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.

Helen Keller, author

If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it.

Margaret Fuller, critic

For me, singing sad songs often has a way of healing a situation. It gets the hurt out in the open into the light, out of the darkness.

Reba McEntire, musician

It's so much darker when a light goes out than it would have been if it had never shone.

John Steinbeck, author

Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

A rooster crows only when it sees the light. Put him in the dark and he'll never crow. I have seen the light and I'm crowing.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

Give light and people will find the way.

Ella Baker, activist

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.

Marianne Williamson, author

So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.

T. S. Eliot, poet

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Robert Schumann, composer

When you light a candle, you also cast a shadow.

Ursula K. Le Guin, writer

And if you don't believe the sun will rise, stand alone and greet the coming night in the last remaining light.

Chris Cornell, musician

I wear black because I'm comfortable in it. But then in the summertime when it's hot I'm comfortable in light blue.

Johnny Cash, musician

I'm so fast that last night I turned off the light switch in my hotel room and was in bed before the room was dark.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle which created chaos, darkness, and woman.

Pythagoras, mathematician

Light makes photography. Embrace light. Admire it. Love it. But above all, know light. Know it for all you are worth, and you will know the key to photography.

George Eastman, inventor

Light is the first of painters. There is no object so foul that intense light will not make it beautiful.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

You can't have a light without a dark to stick it in.

Arlo Guthrie, musician

Words which do not give the light of Christ increase the darkness.

Mother Teresa, leader

Only the person who has experienced light and darkness, war and peace, rise and fall, only that person has truly experienced life.

Stefan Zweig, writer

Music is the arithmetic of sounds as optics is the geometry of light.

Claude Debussy, composer

I could compare my music to white light which contains all colours. Only a prism can divide the colours and make them appear; this prism could be the spirit of the listener.

Arvo Part, composer

The sun is gone, but I have a light.

Kurt Cobain, musician

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, psychiatrist

Music is my shining light, my favorite thing in the world. T get me to stop doing it for one second would be difficult!

Taylor Swift, musician

We are a nation of communities... a brilliant diversity spread like stars, like a thousand points of light in a broad and peaceful sky.

George H. W. Bush, president

Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.

Helen Keller, author

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady

There are two kinds of light -- the glow that illumines, and the glare that obscures.

James Thurber, comedian

Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts.

Alan Cohen, businessman

Moonlight is sculpture.

Nathaniel Hawthorne, novelist

Come into the light of things. Let nature be your teacher.

William Wordsworth, poet

Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.

Terry Pratchett, author

Twilight - a time of pause when nature changes her guard. All living things would fade and die from too much light or too much dark, if twilight were not.

Howard Thurman, educator

I am building a fire, and everyday I train, I add more fuel. At just the right moment, I light the match.

Mia Hamm, athlete

Light is the symbol of truth.

James Russell Lowell, poet

Even so, one step from my grave, I believe that cruelty, spite, The powers of darkness will in time, Be crushed by the spirit of light.

Boris Pasternak, novelist

To light a candle is to cast a shadow.

Ursula K. Le Guin, writer

If you are in a spaceship that is traveling at the speed of light, and you turn on the headlights, does anything happen?

Steven Wright, comedian

Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.

Desiderius Erasmus, philosopher

Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

Dylan Thomas, poet

There are infinite shadings of light and shadows and colors... it's an extraordinarily subtle language. Figuring out how to speak that language is a lifetime job.

Conrad Hall, film cinematographer

They were keen for me still to play the piano, which I was going to, but 45 minutes of piano would be extremely boring. I like a bit of light and shade.

Keith Emerson, musician

Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of the two everlasting empires, necessity and free will.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

Some struggle is healthy. If you can embrace it rather than be angry, you can use it as your pilot light.

Damon Wayans, comedian

He wrote on a piece of paper with his pencil. Psychosis: out of touch with reality. Since then, I have been trying to find out what reality is, so that I can touch it.

Jeanette Winterson, novelist

Treat your friends as you do your best pictures, and place them in their best light.

Jennie Churchill, celebrity

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.

Ellen DeGeneres, comedian

Help us to be ever faithful gardeners of the spirit, who know that without darkness nothing comes to birth, and without light nothing flowers.

May Sarton, poet

The light shines in the darkness and the darkness comprehended it not.


I try to be a guide for people, to make their darkness bright and to make the pathway light, and never to condemn or control or criticize.

Little Richard, musician

It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake.

Frederick Douglass, author

Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.

Theodore Roethke, poet

Light tomorrow with today!

Elizabeth Barrett Browning, poet

Unless we form the habit of going to the Bible in bright moments as well as in trouble, we cannot fully respond to its consolations because we lack equilibrium between light and darkness.

Helen Keller, author

With whatever talent and resources I have, I'm trying to bring light to penetrate the darkness many people feel.

Thomas Kincade, artist

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

Albert Schweitzer, theologian

PHOSPHORESCENCE. Now there's a word to lift your hat to... to find that phosphorescence, that light within, that's the genius behind poetry.

Emily Dickinson, poet

The pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light.

Matthew Arnold, poet

Your baby only needs a lot of light at night if he's reading or he's entertaining guests.

Lawrence Kutner,

Color is born of the interpenetration of light and dark.

Sam Francis, artist

We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won't need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don't fire cannons to call attention to their shining- they just shine.

Dwight L. Moody, clergyman

Rise above sectional interests and private ambitions... Pass from matter to spirit. Matter is diversity; spirit is light, life and unity.

Muhammad Iqbal, poet

As we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.

Nelson Mandela, statesman

It is the nature of truth to struggle to the light.

Wilkie Collins, novelist

You know these love letters mix with whisky, just don't light a match when you kiss me.

Jon Bon Jovi, musician

Light troubles speak; the weighty are struck dumb.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman

Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. Above all things reverence thyself.

Pythagoras, mathematician

The mind of a bigot is like the pupil of the eye. The more light you shine on it, the more it will contract.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., judge

The sense organs experience the external light, sound, etc. with difficulty; the different sense organs only have a so-called specific receptivity for particular stimuli.

Johannes P. Muller, scientist

My particular aesthetic of light and color and design wouldn't change as a result of working with computer graphics rather than with slit scan or miniatures.

Douglas Trumbull, director

He that has light within his own clear breast May sit in the centre, and enjoy bright day: But he that hides a dark soul and foul thoughts Benighted walks under the mid-day sun; Himself his own dungeon.

John Milton, poet

Put it before them briefly so they will read it, clearly so they will appreciate it, picturesquely so they will remember it and, above all, accurately so they will be guided by its light.

Joseph Pulitzer, publisher

What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what love is to the heart, liberty is to the soul of man.

Robert Green Ingersoll, lawyer

Time will bring to light whatever is hidden; it will cover up and conceal what is now shining in splendor.

Horace, poet

The light of lights looks always on the motive, not the deed, the shadow of shadows on the deed alone.

William Butler Yeats, poet

To attempt seeing Truth without knowing Falsehood. It is the attempt to see the Light without knowing the Darkness. It cannot be.

Frank Herbert, writer

Begin challenging your own assumptions. Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won't come in.

Alan Alda, actor

Night comes to the desert all at once, as if someone turned off the light.

Joyce Carol Oates, novelist

You can tell it's good if you light it and a blue flame comes up; that means it's good moonshine and it won't make you go blind.

Johnny Knoxville, actor

At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.

Albert Schweitzer, theologian

I like light, color, luminosity. I like things full of color and vibrant.

Oscar de la Renta, designer

Yes, love indeed is light from heaven; A spark of that immortal fire with angels shared, by Allah given to lift from earth our low desire.

Lord Byron, poet

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

Robert Ryan, actor

What is a soul? It's like electricity - we don't really know what it is, but it's a force that can light a room.

Ray Charles, musician

I live and love in God's peculiar light.

Michelangelo, sculptor

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, artist

To him that waits all things reveal themselves, provided that he has the courage not to deny, in the darkness, what he has seen in the light.

Coventry Patmore, poet

I am no longer sure that when I go out there and do my job it'll even see the light of air, if the experience of my network colleagues is anything to go by.

Christiane Amanpour, journalist

A course never quite looks the same way twice. The combinations of weather, season, light, feelings and thoughts that you find there are ever-changing.

Joe Henderson, athlete

When I came to New York and I opened the window of the thirty-fifth-floor apartment, there's light pollution and fog, and I couldn't see my star. So I drew it on my wrist with a pen, but it kept washing away. Then I went to a tattoo parlor on Second Avenue and had it done.

Gisele Bundchen, model

Similarly, many a young man, hearing for the first time of the refraction of stellar light, has thought that doubt was cast on the whole of astronomy, whereas nothing is required but an easily effected and unimportant correction to put everything right again.

Ernst Mach, physicist

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.

Helena Petrova Blavatsky, author

It's better to burn brightly for half as long than to be a dim lingering light.

Roland Gift, actor

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Who has the best quotes? Top quotes from American, British, French, German and Spanish authors. 16 Pythagoras quotes,98 Helen Keller quotes,24 Amelia Earhart quotes,69 William Wordsworth quotes,29 Otto von Bismarck quotes,16 Pope John XXIII quotes,101 John Milton quotes,3 Reba McEntire quotes, sayings and images.

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