Light Quotes

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.
Albert Schweitzer

Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age.
Ambrose Bierce

Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.
Inner Light Quotes
Quotes about Light
When you make the finding yourself - even if you're the last person on Earth to see the light - you'll never forget it.
Carl Sagan

Sometimes the best lighting of all is a power failure.
Doug Coupland

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Love is not consolation. It is light.
Friedrich Nietzsche

Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light.
George Washington

Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Helen Keller

Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Helen Keller

Knowledge is love and light and vision.
Helen Keller

Words do two major things: They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Jim Rohn

A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.
James Keller

Light is the symbol of truth.
James Russell Lowell

Imparting knowledge is only lighting other men's candles at our lamp without depriving ourselves of any flame.
Jane Porter

Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you.
John Ruskin

One of the strongest characteristics of genius is the power of lighting its own fire.
John W. Foster

The sun is gone, but I have a light.
Kurt Cobain

Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness.
Leonardo da Vinci

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

Words which do not give the light of Christ increase the darkness.
Mother Teresa

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
Napoleon Hill

A room is like a stage. If you see it without lighting, it can be the coldest place in the world.
Paul Lynde

Love is a trap. When it appears, we see only its light, not its shadows.
Paulo Coelho

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.

Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.
Rabindranath Tagore

Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.
Rabindranath Tagore

When you can't make them see the light, make them feel the heat.
Ronald Reagan

They give birth astride of a grave, the light gleams an instant, then it's night once more.
Samuel Beckett

Human life is as evanescent as the morning dew or a flash of lightning.
Samuel Butler

So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.
T. S. Eliot

Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
Terry Pratchett

What is to give light must endure burning.
Viktor E. Frankl

He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
William Blake

Every moment of light and dark is a miracle.
Walt Whitman

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
William Butler Yeats

Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.
William Wordsworth