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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.
If there are no films or plays of interest to me, I don't go. I know how to go to a museum or a library or pick up a good magazine or I can watch the sun set. I know how to live. There's a whole creation out there full of magic and wonder to be explored.
Genius unrefined resembles a flash of lightning, but wisdom is like the sun.
Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.
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.
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.
Neither the sun nor death can be looked at with a steady eye.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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.
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.
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.
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.
Only those within whose own consciousness the sun rise and set, the leaves burgeon and wither, can be said to be aware of what living is.
Joseph Wood Krutch
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'.
And new Philosophy calls all in doubt, the element of fire is quite put out; the Sun is lost, and the earth, and no mans wit can well direct him where to look for it.
It is so small a thing to have enjoyed the sun, to have lived light in the spring, to have loved, to have thought, to have done.
My beauty secret is absolutely no sun.
Virtue could see to do what Virtue would by her own radiant light, though sun and moon where in the flat sea sunk.
There's nothing new under the sun - you just get a can of paint out.
When we're born, we want to know why the stars shine. We want to know why the sun rises.
As the sun sets, we've all had those nights where you question your choices and where your life is going.
An enormous amount of scientific language is metaphorical. We talk about a genetic code, where code originally meant a cipher; we talk about the solar system model of the atom as though the atom were like a sun and moon and planets.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.
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