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A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot, others transform a yellow spot into the sun.
You must be a lotus, unfolding its petals when the sun rises in the sky, unaffected by the slush where it is born or even the water which sustains it!
Remember even though the outside world might be raining, if you keep on smiling the sun will soon show its face and smile back at you.
Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.
Behold, my friends, the spring is come; the earth has gladly received the embraces of the sun, and we shall soon see the results of their love!
The earth is supported by the power of truth; it is the power of truth that makes the sun shine and the winds blow; indeed all things rest upon truth.
The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do.
The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world's joy.
Henry Ward Beecher
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship is like robbing the world of the sun. A true friend is more to be esteemed than kinsfolk.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.
On vacations: We hit the sunny beaches where we occupy ourselves keeping the sun off our skin, the saltwater off our bodies, and the sand out of our belongings.
I cannot think that we are useless or God would not have created us. There is one God looking down on us all. We are all the children of one God. The sun, the darkness, the winds are all listening to what we have to say.
How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains!
Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.
We sleep, but the loom of life never stops, and the pattern which was weaving when the sun went down is weaving when it comes up in the morning.
Henry Ward Beecher
A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight that fortune's inequality exhibits under this sun.
If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they'd immediately go out.
I can find in my undergraduate classes, bright students who do not know that the stars rise and set at night, or even that the Sun is a star.
Don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines.
The conscious mind may be compared to a fountain playing in the sun and falling back into the great subterranean pool of subconscious from which it rises.
What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up Like a raisin in the sun? Or does it explode?
The chances of each of us coming into existence are infinitesimally small, and even though we shall all die some day, we should count ourselves fantastically lucky to get our decades in the sun.
Today the theory of evolution is about as much open to doubt as the theory that the earth goes round the sun.
The atom bombs are piling up in the factories, the police are prowling through the cities, the lies are streaming from the loudspeakers, but the earth is still going round the sun.
The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.
Life is the fire that burns and the sun that gives light. Life is the wind and the rain and the thunder in the sky. Life is matter and is earth, what is and what is not, and what beyond is in Eternity.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
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