It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living.— F. Scott Fitzgerald
Perspective Night Light quotations
Once in the dream of a night I stood Lone in the light of a magical wood, Soul-deep in visions that poppy-like sprang; And spirits of Truth were the birds that sang, And spirits of Love were the stars that glowed, And spirits of Peace were the streams that flowed In that magical wood in the land of sleep.
Do not go gently into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light.
In light of heaven, the worst suffering on earth will be seen to be no more serious than one night in an inconvenient hotel.
A lily of a day Is fairer far in May, Although it fall and die that night, It was the plant and flower of light. In small proportions we just beauties see, And in short measures life may perfect be.
After a day of cloud and wind and rain Sometimes the setting sun breaks out again, And touching all the darksome woods with light, Smiles on the fields until they laugh and sing, Then like a ruby from the horizon's ring, Drops down into the night.
Architecture which enters into a symbiosis with light does not merely create form in light, by day and at night, but allow light to become form.
God bless America, land that I love. Stand beside her, and guide her through the night with a light from above.
My candle burns at both ends; it will not last the night; but ah, my foes, and oh, my friends -- it gives a lovely light!
My candle burns at both ends; it will not last the night; but ah, my foes, and oh, my friends - it gives a lovely light!
The sincere friends of this world are as ship lights in the stormiest of nights.
If you cheat in the dark of the morning, you'll get found in the bright lights of the night.
Zeus, the father of the Olympic Gods, turned mid-day into night, hiding the light of the dazzling Sun; and sore fear came upon men.
Watching a peaceful death of a human being reminds us of a falling star;
one of a million lights in a vast sky that flares up for a brief moment only to disappear into the endless night forever.
Christ is the Morning Star, who, when the night of this world is past, gives to his saints the promise of the light of life, and opens everlasting day.
I would just like to say that after all these years of heavy drinking, bright lights and late nights, I still don't need glasses. I drink right out of the bottle.
Every storm runs out of rain, just like every dark night turns into day.
Every man at some point in his life is gonna lose a battle.
He's gonna fight and he's gonna lose. But what makes him a man is that in the midst of that battle, he does not lose himself.
To all, to each, a fair good-night, and pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.
In the broad light of day mathematicians check their equations and their proofs, leaving no stone unturned in their search for rigour. But, at night, under the full moon, they dream, they float among the stars and wonder at the miracle of the heavens. They are inspired. Without dreams there is no art, no mathematics, no life.
Night never had the last word. The dawn is always invincible.
The true joy of a moonlit night is something we no longer understand.
Only the men of old, when there were no lights, could understand the true joy of a moonlit night.
Once there was a darkness, a deep and endless night, you gave me everything you had and oh, you gave me light
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse.
All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.
When the night has come and the land is dark and the moon is the only light we see. No, I won't be afraid, no, I won't be afraid, just as long as you stand, stand by me.
The gray-eyed morn smiles on the frowning night, Checkering the eastern clouds with streaks of light.
Fantastic fortune thou deceitful light, That cheats the weary traveler by night, Though on a precipice each step you tread, I am resolved to follow where you lead.
Never give up hope. Situations can change over night, problems can dissolve in the light of a new day's sun.
Though it's cold and lonely in the deep dark night I can see paradise by the dashboard light.
The night of December 25, to which date the Nativity of Christ was ultimately assigned, was exactly that of the birth of the Persian savior Mithra, who, as an incarnation of eternal light, was born the night of the winter solstice (then dated December 25) at midnight, the instant of the turn of the year from increasing darkness to light.
How do people go to sleep? I'm afraid I've lost the knack.
I might try busting myself smartly over the temple with the night-light. I might repeat to myself, slowly and soothingly, a list of quotations beautiful from minds profound; if I can remember any of the damn things.
The sad and solemn night hath yet her multitude of cheerful fires;
The glorious host of light walk the dark hemisphere till she retires; All through her silent watches, gliding slow, Her constellations come, and climb the heavens, and go.
The man, who has seen the rising moon break out of the clouds at midnight, has been present like an archangel at the creation of light and of the world.
It may be that the night will close over us in the end, but I believe that morning will come again. Morning always grows out of the darkness, though maybe not for the people who saw the sun go down. We are the Lantern Bearers, my friend; for us to keep something burning, to carry what light we can forward into the darkness and the wind.
We are all instruments pulling the bows across our own lungs.
Windmills, still startling in every storm. Have you ever seen a newborn blinking at the light? I wanna do that every day. I wanna know what the kite called itself when it got away, when it escaped into the night.