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Nothing in the universe can travel at the speed of light, they say, forgetful of the shadow's speed.
The light you see at the end of the tunnel is the front of an oncoming train.
David Lee Roth
We cannot hold a torch to light another's path without brightening our own.
The design of Rhetoric is to remove those Prejudices that lie in the way of Truth, to Reduce the Passions to the Government of Reasons; to place our Subject in a Right Light, and excite our Hearers to a due consideration of it.
I knew, of course, that trees and plants had roots, stems, bark, branches and foliage that reached up toward the light. But I was coming to realize that the real magician was light itself.
The brave who focus on all things good and all things beautiful and all things true, even in the small, who give thanks for it and discover joy even in the here and now, they are the change agents who bring fullest Light to all the world.
There are few sights more pleasant to the eye than a wide cotton field when it is in bloom. It presents an appearance of purity, like an immaculate expanse of light, new-fallen snow.
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.
The way of fortune is like the milkyway in the sky; which is a number of small stars, not seen asunder, but giving light together: so it is a number of little and scarce discerned virtues, or rather faculties and customs, that make men fortunate.
To all, to each, a fair good-night, and pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.
And each man stands with his face in the light. Of his own drawn sword, ready to do what a hero can.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The answer to many of the domestic problems we face is not higher taxes and more spending. It is less waste, more results and greater freedom for the individual American to earn a rightful place in his own community - and for States and localities to address their own needs in their own ways, in the light of their own priorities.
Richard M. Nixon
The hero is one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for men to see by.
You cannot, in human experience, rush into the light. You have to go through the twilight into the broadening day before the noon comes and the full sun is upon the landscape.
My husband John Lennon was a very special man. A man of humble origin, he brought light and hope to the whole world with his words and music.
For me, disability is a way of getting some extremity, some kind of very difficult situation, that throws an interesting light on people.
We look at life from the back side of the tapestry. And most of the time, what we see is loose threads, tangled knots and the like. But occasionally, God's light shines through the tapestry, and we get a glimpse of the larger design with God weaving together the darks and lights of existence.
People desire to separate their worlds into polarities of dark and light, ugly and beautiful, good and evil, right and wrong, inside and outside. Polarities serve us in our learning and growth, but as souls we are all.
In the full light of day, I don't want to think about the sunset.
The pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light.
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.
Some people think that going on a caravan holiday is a slightly more upscale version of camping. Let me assure you, it is much better than that. You know that you will have your creature comforts wherever you are. I never have to pack light, and I can put the kettle on in any location.
Terrorism should be seen in the light of the country's security and not from the narrow perspective of caste, creed and religion.
Each one prays to God according to his own light.
Love is not consolation. It is light.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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