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70+ Light Quotes

Light is electromagnetic radiation within a certain portion of the electromagnetic spectrum. The word usually refers to visible light, which is the visible spectrum that is visible to the human eye and is responsible for the sense of sight. This is a collection of 70+ light quotes and sayings.



1. Light itself is a great corrective. A thousand wrongs and abuses that are grown in darkness disappear, like owls and bats, before the light of day. James A. Garfield
2. In nature, light creates the color. In the picture, color creates the light. Hans Hofmann
3. Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass. Anton Chekhov
4. Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness. Desmond Tutu
5. There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. Edith Wharton
6. Worship is a way of seeing the world in the light of God. Abraham Joshua Heschel
7. Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark. Rabindranath Tagore
8. Charm is a glow within a woman that casts a most becoming light on others. John Mason Brown
9. In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't. Blaise Pascal
10. In the full light of day, I don't want to think about the sunset. Shakira
11. The light of lights looks always on the motive, not the deed, the shadow of shadows on the deed alone. William Butler Yeats
12. Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light. Helen Keller
13. Travel light, live light, spread the light, be the light. Yogi Bhajan
14. And if you don't believe the sun will rise, stand alone and greet the coming night in the last remaining light. Chris Cornell
15. A dark cloud is no sign that the sun has lost his light; and dark black convictions are no arguments that God has laid aside His mercy. Charles Spurgeon
16. Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon. C. Day Lewis
17. Shadow owes its birth to light. John Gay
18. Never fear to deliberately walk through dark places, for that is how you reach the light on the other side. Vernon Howard



19. Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light. Theodore Roethke
20. The sky is the source of light in nature - and governs everything. John Constable
21. The first fresh hour of every morning should be dedicated to the Lord, whose mercy gladdens it with golden light. Charles Spurgeon
22. When you can't make them see the light, make them feel the heat. Ronald Reagan
23. Light is what gives joy to buildings. Jaquelin T. Robertson
24. Sometimes it is better to light a flamethrower than curse the darkness. Terry Pratchett
25. Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself. Desiderius Erasmus
26. Light tomorrow with today! Elizabeth Barrett Browning
27. I really just want to be warm yellow light that pours over everyone I love. Conor Oberst
28. Twilight - a time of pause when nature changes her guard. All living things would fade and die from too much light or too much dark, if twilight were not. Howard Thurman
29. A light wind swept over the corn, and all nature laughed in the sunshine. Anne Bronte
30. There is a light at the end of the tunnel... hopefully its not a freight train! Mariah Carey
31. Grace is not part of consciousness; it is the amount of light in our souls, not knowledge nor reason. Pope Francis
32. It's an art to live with pain... mix the light into gray. Eddie Vedder
33. To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist. Robert Schumann
34. Give light and people will find the way. Ella Baker
35. To light a candle is to cast a shadow. Ursula K. Le Guin
36. Every moment of light and dark is a miracle. Walt Whitman
37. Music is the arithmetic of sounds as optics is the geometry of light. Claude Debussy



38. Words which do not give the light of Christ increase the darkness. Mother Teresa
39. Love is a trap. When it appears, we see only its light, not its shadows. Paulo Coelho
40. Light is everything in photographs and has to be considered in all situations. Catherine Opie
41. The sun is gone, but I have a light. Kurt Cobain
42. There is a single light of science, and to brighten it anywhere is to brighten it everywhere. Isaac Asimov
43. The gospel needs to be preached all over the world. You cannot light a candle and put it under a roof. T. B. Joshua
44. Night comes to the desert all at once, as if someone turned off the light. Joyce Carol Oates
45. To all, to each, a fair good-night, and pleasing dreams, and slumbers light. Walter Scott
46. Sometimes you get the best light from a burning bridge. Don Henley
47. Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age. Ambrose Bierce
48. Nothing in the universe can travel at the speed of light, they say, forgetful of the shadow's speed. Howard Nemerov
49. Pain and pleasure, like light and darkness, succeed each other. Laurence Sterne
50. Truly, it is in darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us. Meister Eckhart
51. The light which puts out our eyes is darkness to us. Only that day dawns to which we are awake. There is more day to dawn. The sun is but a morning star. Henry David Thoreau
52. Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light. George Washington
53. The light you see at the end of the tunnel is the front of an oncoming train. David Lee Roth
54. Fond memory brings the light of other days around me. Thomas Moore
55. To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark. Victor Hugo



56. There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in. Leonard Cohen
57. The spiritual virtue of a sacrament is like light; although it passes among the impure, it is not polluted. Saint Augustine
58. A room is not a room without natural light. Louis Kahn
59. Our eyes reflect light. Better that the lips are more like a rose petal. Olivier Theyskens
60. There are no black holes in the sense of regimes from which light can't escape to infinity. Stephen Hawking
61. Light is the greatest disinfectant in nature and also in organizations. Stephen Covey
62. Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive. Napoleon Hill
63. The artist vocation is to send light into the human heart. George Sand
64. Men are like the stars; some generate their own light while others reflect the brilliance they receive. Jose Marti
65. The sun is the most parallel light source because it is so far away. Conrad Hall
66. It's possible to gather light that's older than our solar system. James Turrell
67. We cannot hold a torch to light another's path without brightening our own. Ben Sweetland
68. You can't have a light without a dark to stick it in. Arlo Guthrie
69. There's more to light than the opposite of dark. Ric Ocasek
70. Living in the light of eternity changes your priorities. Rick Warren
71. What is to give light must endure burning. Anton Wildgans

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