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One's age should be tranquil, as childhood should be playful. Hard work at either extremity of life seems out of place. At midday the sun may burn, and men labor under it; but the morning and evening should be alike calm and cheerful.
The classic hat image was during the Forties and Fifties, and Elizabeth Taylor was the epitome of that; she was the ultimate celebrity of excess and glamour, and she worked major sun hats.
Genius unrefined resembles a flash of lightning, but wisdom is like the sun.
My dad would call me his Cuban princess because I had really dark olive skin because I was always in the sun; but I don't really go in the sun anymore, so that is why I am so white.
Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.
To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportions than a vine filled with grapes.
The force that keeps the planets revolving around the sun would be glad to handle the circumstances of your life, if only you would ask him to.
The day, water, sun, moon, night - I do not have to purchase these things with money.
To my ears, jazz sounds better in warm weather and after the sun has gone down. While I will listen to some of my favorite jazz records in cooler weather, it's the warmer nights that really make them come alive. Something about those sounds and the heat of the night really makes it happen for me.
Neither the sun nor death can be looked at with a steady eye.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
For me, Memphis has always been a city that holds a great deal of meaning and also leads me to a lot of thinking. Besides Sun Studio, which helped put rock n' roll on the map all over the world, the legendary Stax Studio also called Memphis home.
Truth is the silliest thing under the sun. Try to get a living by the Truth and go to the Soup Societies. Heavens! Let any clergyman try to preach the Truth from its very stronghold, the pulpit, and they would ride him out of his church on his own pulpit bannister.
Yes, now I understood for the first time that my soul was not so poor and empty as it had seemed to me, and that it had been only the sun that was lacking to open all its germs, and buds to the light.
From where the sun now stands I will fight no more.
God is like the sun. When the sun shines, it shines for everyone. God is for everyone.
You can always find the sun within yourself if you will only search.
Humans are natural-born scientists. When we're born, we want to know why the stars shine. We want to know why the sun rises.
As freely as the firmament embraces the world, or the sun pours forth impartially his beams, so mercy must encircle both friend and foe.
It is an hypothesis that the sun will rise tomorrow: and this means that we do not know whether it will rise.
Longing is like the rosy dawn. After the dawn out comes the sun. Longing is followed by the vision of God.
Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and through curtains call on us? Must to thy motions lovers seasons run?
The Christian Bible is a symbolic book, not a literal one. The one Christians know as Jesus was actually a symbol for the sun. Ancient sun worshippers believed the sun died at the end of the winter solstice and then three days later it would be reborn at the start of its cycle - December 25.
I realized with Broadway everything written for black people is usually written in the past, and I'm kind of a contemporary guy. I don't think you want to see me in 'Raisin in the Sun'.
Finally we shall place the Sun himself at the center of the Universe.
Virtue could see to do what Virtue would by her own radiant light, though sun and moon where in the flat sea sunk.
John F. Kennedy
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