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  1. Picture quote by Plato about innovative

    Those who are able to see beyond the shadows and lies of their culture will never be understood, let alone believed, by the masses. ⏤ Plato


  2. Picture quote by Walt Whitman about motivational

    Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and the shadows will fall behind you. ⏤ Walt Whitman


  3. Picture quote by Rudy Francisco about shadow

    I've been trying to convince my shadow that I'm someone worth following. ⏤ Rudy Francisco


  4. Picture quote by Edgar Allan Poe about life

    The boundaries which divide Life from Death are the best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins. ⏤ Edgar Allan Poe


  5. Picture quote by Walt Whitman about inspirational

    Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and the shadows will fall behind you. ⏤ Walt Whitman


  6. Picture quote by Abraham Lincoln about character

    Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. ⏤ Abraham Lincoln


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I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.

Plutarch

Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow.

Helen Keller

Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.

Helen Keller

Where love rules, there is no will to power; and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.

Carl Jung

We cast a shadow on something wherever we stand.

E. M. Forster

Things need not have happened to be true. Tales and adventures are the shadow truths that will endure when mere facts are dust and ashes and forgotten.

Neil Gaiman

To light a candle is to cast a shadow.

Ursula K. Le Guin

The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.

Michelangelo

We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.

Buddha

Everything that we see is a shadow cast by that which we do not see.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

Pythagoras

I am not bound for any public place, but for ground of my own where I have planted vines and orchard trees, and in the heat of the day climbed up into the healing shadow of the woods.

Wendell Berry

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

William Butler Yeats

I am not the flag: not at all. I am but its shadow.

Franklin Knight Lane

Even in the valley of the shadow of death, two and two do not make six.

Leo Tolstoy

Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.

Abraham Lincoln

Because it appears to me a hazardous thing to exchange my soul for my shadow.

Adelbert Von Chamisso

And in the afternoon they entered a land - but such a land! A land hung in mourning, darkened by gigantic cypresses, submerged; a land of reptiles, silence, shadow, decay.

George Washington Cable

If you could say of any one individual that the court as an institution is the length and shadow of that individual, surely it would be John Marshall.

William Rehnquist

Such a prostitution of judicial power can never occur again under the shadow of the British law, for no jury within the wide circle of the empire would submit to such an infraction of their privilege, even if a judge could be found daring enough to attempt it.

Joseph Howe

All their sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato; alas good folk, they never felt what true pleasure meant.

Jane Grey

The goal is always to make a nice tableau painting with the voice. The more color I can find, the more shadow I can find - the goal is always to make more nuance and colors.

Cecilia Bartoli

Follow thy fair sun, unhappy shadow.

Thomas Campion

In talking, shyness and timidity distort the very meaning of my words. I don't pretend to know anybody well. People are like shadows to me and I am like a shadow.

Gwen John

The dark shadow we seem to see in the distance is not really a mountain ahead, but the shadow of the mountain behind - a shadow from the past thrown forward into our future. It is a dark sludge of historical sectarianism. We can leave it behind us if we wish.

David Trimble

The earth together with its surrounding waters must in fact have such a shape as its shadow reveals, for it eclipses the moon with the arc of a perfect circle.

Nicolaus Copernicus

I'd come from the bottom of the barrel. Just Owen Hart getting out of the shadow of Bret Hart's little brother. Everyone figured, this is a joke, Owen's going to get squashed.

Owen Hart

But on this show, it's a good question because in the 35 shows that we've done now, I've really made a consistent effort to really shadow the directors because in many ways they have to be more prepared than feature directors.

Anthony Michael Hall

The whole shadow of Man is only as big as his hat.

Elizabeth Bishop

You don't get to cut that chain of evidence and start over. You're always going to be pursued by your data shadow, which is forming from thousands and thousands of little leaks and tributaries of information.

Bruce Sterling

Wherefore the mere practical architect is not able to assign sufficient reasons for the forms he adopts; and the theoretic architect also fails, grasping the shadow instead of the substance.

Marcus V. Pollio

Books are only the shadow and life the real thing. I believe this as strongly as any belief I hold.

Esther Forbes

Well actually, some weeks they'll write that I'm jealous of living in her shadow. Then other weeks, they'll write that all I want to do is loaf around on her money! It's ridiculous!

Ryan Phillippe

You can make yourself feel better about yourself if you project your shadow side, if you project your own potential for evil onto someone else. By annihilating them and, therefore, your shadow, you bring yourself into some state of purity or reformation.

Jennifer Beals

Whether the family goes on a spiritual basis or not, the alcoholic member has to if he would recover. The others must be convinced of his new status beyond the shadow of a doubt. Seeing is believing to most families who have lived with a drinker.

William Griffith Wilson

These greens are so fast I have to hold my putter over the ball and hit it with the shadow.

Sam Snead

No nude, however abstract, should fail to arouse in the spectator some vestige of erotic feeling, even if it be only the faintest shadow - and if it does not do so it is bad art and false morals.

Kenneth Clark

How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is like an aged man reclining under the shadow of an oak which he has planted.

Voltaire

There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountaintop of our desires.

Nelson Mandela

Freedom to differ is not limited to things that do not matter mush. That would be a mere shadow of freedom. The test of its substance is the right to differ as to things that touch the heart of the existing order.

Robert Jackson

Worry often gives a small thing a great shadow.

Swedish Proverbs

We need to learn from our shadow, from our dark side, in order to be good.

John Bradshaw

Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.

Samuel Smiles

Without black, no color has any depth. But if you mix black with everything, suddenly there's shadow - no, not just shadow, but fullness. You've got to be willing to mix black into your palette if you want to create something that's real.

Amy Grant

Negotiations are a euphemism for capitulation if the shadow of power is not cast across the bargaining table.

George Schultz

I have a little shadow that goes in and out with me, And what can be the use of him is more than I can see.

Robert Louis Stevenson

What are Raphael's Madonnas but the shadow of a mother's love, fixed in permanent outline forever?

Thomas Wentworth

Although I am basically self taught, I consider Debussy my teacher - the most important elements are colour, light and shadow.

Toru Takemitsu

How do you grow up in the shadow of a guy - I want to talk about the movie in a second - but how do you grow up in the shadow of a guy who really is a legend in his own time?

Tavis Smiley

For 24 hours a day, for 10 years, all I thought about was being in a band. That's all I did. I had no other social life. I don't want my life to be like that now. I've spent the past 10 years having a real life as well. But Spandau Ballet is such a difficult shadow to outrun.

Gary Kemp

Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to a shadow; and if they are unfortunate, a wet sponge with one dash wipes the picture away.

Aeschylus

The best history is but like the art of Rembrandt; it casts a vivid light on certain selected causes, on those which were best and greatest; it leaves all the rest in shadow and unseen.

Walter Bagehot

Race prejudice is not only a shadow over the colored it is a shadow over all of us, and the shadow is darkest over those who feel it least and allow its evil effects to go on.

Pearl S. Buck

Surrender the vert platonic bond tying your soul to mine craft, the sky fades a pink shadow cast.

Bradley Chicho

Around here, though, people don't treat me any differently. That's to be expected. I don't mind at all, being in the shadow of three Hall of Famers. I just want to learn all I can from them.

Reggie Lewis

The interesting thing about my character Sylar is that my strengths as an actor seemed to go completely against the shape of a character in the shadow.

Zachary Quinto

A person shows himself for an instant as in a photograph but clearer and in the background something which is bigger than his shadow.

Tomas Transtromer

There is a fifth dimension, beyond that which is known to man. It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and superstition.

Rod Serling

Fear is the lengthened shadow of ignorance.

Arnold H. Glasow

Nothing in the universe can travel at the speed of light, they say, forgetful of the shadow's speed.

Howard Nemerov

The act of writing requires a constant plunging back into the shadow of the past where time hovers ghostlike.

Ralph Ellison

Some men by ancestry are only the shadow of a mighty name.

Lucan

Who never doubted, never half believed. Where doubt is, there truth is - it is her shadow.

Ambrose Bierce

The higher the sun ariseth, the less shadow does he cast; even so the greater is the goodness, the less does it covet praise; yet cannot avoid its rewards in honours.

Lao Tzu

Because everything we say and do is the length and shadow of our own souls, our influence is determined by the quality of our being.

Dale Turner

Loss and possession, death and life are one, There falls no shadow where there shines no sun.

Hilaire Belloc

What is life? A madness. What is life? An illusion, a shadow, a story. And the greatest good is little enough; for all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams.

Pedro Calderon de la Barca

Do we not all spend the greater part of our lives under the shadow of an event that has not yet come to pass?

Maurice Maeterlinck

In the domain of cops and robbers, an interdiction serves to structure a black market and a shadow economy.

William Irwin Thompson

Find beauty not only in the thing itself but in the pattern of the shadows, the light and dark which that thing provides.

Junichiro Tanizaki

Within two hours of where I live, you have mountains and desert as location. I like the natural elements that abstract into light, texture, shape and shadow.

Herb Ritts

My children, as long as you live, the shadow of the Hiss Case will brush you. In every pair of eyes that rests on you, you will see pass, like a cloud passing behind a woods in winter, the memory of your father - dissembled in friendly eyes, lurking in unfriendly eyes.

Whittaker Chambers

A person without a shadow should keep out of the sun, that is the only safe and rational plan.

Adelbert Von Chamisso

Go, forget me - why should sorrow, O'er that brow a shadow fling? Go, forget me - and tomorrow, brightly smile and sweetly sing. Smile - though I shall not be near thee; Sing - though I shall never hear thee.

Charles Wolfe

Life itself is but the shadow of death, and souls departed but the shadows of the living.

Thomas Browne

When walking through the "valley of shadows," remember, a shadow is cast by a Light.

Austin O'Malley

I have been sitting watching that ever since I came back, the continuous variations of light and shadow.

Laurie Lee

This life, which had been the tomb of his virtue and of his honour, is but a walking shadow; a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.

William Shakespeare

Beware that you do not lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.

Aesop

I think there is a sense of being forced at this time to look at America's really large shadow and that's not all that bad.

Alice Walker

All of us take offense to anyone who reaps the rewards of living in America without taking on the responsibilities of living in America. And undocumented immigrants who desperately want to embrace those responsibilities see little option but to remain in the shadows, or risk their families being torn apart.

Barack Obama

A false friend and a shadow attend only while the sun shines.

Benjamin Franklin

I know beyond a shadow of a doubt that there is no death the way we understood it. The body dies, but not the soul.

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him. Yet his shadow still looms. How shall we comfort ourselves, the murderers of all murderers? What was holiest and mightiest of all that the world has yet owned has bled to death under our knives; who will wipe this blood off us? What water is there for us to clean ourselves?

Friedrich Nietzsche

Every man casts a shadow; not his body only, but his imperfectly mingled spirit. This is his grief. Let him turn which way he will, it falls opposite to the sun; short at noon, long at eve. Did you never see it?

Henry David Thoreau

The higher the sun ariseth, the less shadow doth he cast; even so the greater is the goodness, the less doth it covet praise; yet cannot avoid its rewards in honours.

Lao Tzu

The beginnings and ends of shadow lie between the light and darkness and may be infinitely diminished and infinitely increased. Shadow is the means by which bodies display their form. The forms of bodies could not be understood in detail but for shadow.

Leonardo da Vinci

We're often afraid of looking at our shadow because we want to avoid the shame or embarrassment that comes along with admitting mistakes.

Marianne Williamson

I've seen George Foreman shadow boxing, and the shadow won.

Muhammad Ali

There could be shadow galaxies, shadow stars, and even shadow people.

Stephen Hawking

Probably the one Bible passage that is read by Jews and Roman Catholics, Protestants, Islam, more than any other chapter is Psalm 23. And in Psalm 23 there is a verse that says, 'Surely, yea though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil.'

Robert H. Schuller

When you're 25 or 30, you know, you can't wear lime-green eye shadow anymore.

Taylor Swift

On the last day of January 1915, in the second year of the Great War, down in the shadow of some French mountains on the borders of Spain, I came into this world.

Thomas Merton

Imagination is the real and eternal world of which this vegetable universe is but a faint shadow.

William Blake

I like to be in the spotlight once in a while, and then I like to be in the shadows. It's really regenerating.

Monica Bellucci

India should walk on her own shadow - we must have our own development model.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

My dark side, my shadow, my lower companion is now in the back room blowing up balloons for kids' parties.

Gary Busey

As for the Pope, I am too old to be frightened by his shadow, and am quite sure his shadow or Substance will do less harm to the liberties of my country than will a party, who seek to acquire political power by exciting religious bigotry in the minds of their duped followers.

Ezra Cornell

The essence of life is the smile of round female bottoms, under the shadow of cosmic boredom.

Guy de Maupassant

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