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What are the best light images quotes?

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  1. Picture quote about people

    Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.

  2. Picture quote by James Keller about inspirational

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

  3. Picture quote by Sayings about life

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

  4. 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

  5. Picture quote by Leonard Cohen about inspirational

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

  6. 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

  7. Picture quote by Thomas S. Monson about inspirational

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

  8. Picture quote by Rumi about light

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

  9. 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

  10. Picture quote by Maya Angelou about inner

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

  11. 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

  12. Picture quote by Aristotle Onassis about focus

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

  13. 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

  14. Picture quote by Elizabeth Barrett Browning about inspirational

    Light tomorrow with today! ⏤ Elizabeth Barrett Browning

  15. Picture quote by Unknown about attitude

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

  16. Picture quote by Eleanor Roosevelt about inner

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

  17. Picture quote by Khalil Gibran about beauty

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

  18. 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.

  19. Picture quote by Wayne Dyer about positive

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

  20. Picture quote by Margaret Fuller about knowledge

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

  21. Picture quote by Rumi about wisdom

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

  22. Picture quote by Vladimir Nabokov about existence

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

  23. Picture quote about motivational

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

  24. Picture quote by Wayne Dyer about light

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

  25. 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

What are the best light quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about light of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best light quotations. Top light sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

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

Dalai Lama

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.

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

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

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

Helen Keller

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

Margaret Fuller

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

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

John Steinbeck

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.

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

Give light and people will find the way.

Ella Baker

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

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

T. S. Eliot

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

Robert Schumann

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

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

Ursula K. Le Guin

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

Chris Cornell

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


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

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

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

Arlo Guthrie

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Stefan Zweig

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

Mother Teresa

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

The sun is gone, but I have a light.

Kurt Cobain

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

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

Claude Debussy

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

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

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

Helen Keller

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

James Thurber

Moonlight is sculpture.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

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

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

William Wordsworth

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

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

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

Mia Hamm

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

Light is the symbol of truth.

James Russell Lowell

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

To light a candle is to cast a shadow.

Ursula K. Le Guin

Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

Dylan Thomas

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


What is to give light must endure burning.

Viktor E. Frankl

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

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

Damon Wayans

Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.

Desiderius Erasmus

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

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

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

Jennie Churchill

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

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

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

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

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

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


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


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

Thomas Kincade

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

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

Matthew Arnold

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

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

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

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

Nelson Mandela

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

Muhammad Iqbal

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

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

Wilkie Collins

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.

Light tomorrow with today!

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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

Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.

Theodore Roethke

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

Jon Bon Jovi

Light troubles speak; the weighty are struck dumb.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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

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

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

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

Frank Herbert

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

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

Joyce Carol Oates

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

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

Oscar de la Renta

I live and love in God's peculiar light.


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

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

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

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

May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light, May good luck pursue you each morning and night.

Irish proverbs

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

It is true you cannot eat freedom and you cannot power machinery with democracy. But then neither can political prisoners turn on the light in the cells of a dictatorship.

Corazon Aquino

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

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

Roland Gift

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.

John Milton

There was one man who was interested in the color of music, the connection between light and music, and that was Einstein.

Leon Theremin

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

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

James Thurber

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