An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
James A. Michener
Source: The Best Liberal Quotes Ever: Why the Left is Right
Contributed by: ingebrita
Go out of the house to see the moon, and't is mere tinsel; it will not please as when its light shines upon your necessary journey.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)
Let the light that is within me illuminate humanity.
Source: Mr. Prophet
Contributed by: Mr.
The Christ within you is King....every particle, every cell of your body, is subject to the divine power and glory. Realise the divine magical presence within you. The Light overcomes all darkness.
Source: The Quiet Mind
Contributed by: Taikunping
Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won't come in.
Alan Alda (1936 -)
Source: Alan Alda
Contributed by: Jacquelyn
We cannot hold a torch to light another's path without brightening our own.
Light gives of itself freely, filling all available space. It does not seek anything in return; it asks not whether you are friend or foe. It gives of itself and is not thereby diminished.
Shadow and Light Source BothHow does a part of the world leave the world?How does wetness leave water?Dont' try to put out fire by throwing onmore fire! Don't wash a wound with blood.No matter how fast you run, your shadowkeeps up. Sometimes it's in front!Only full overhead sun diminishes your shadow.But that shadow has been serving you.What hurts you, blesses you. Darkness isyour candle. Your boundaries are your quest.I could explain this, but it will break theglass cover on your heart, and there's nofixing that.You must have shadow and light source both.Listen, and lay your head under the tree of awe.When from that tree feathers and wings sprout on you,be quieter than a dove. Don't even open your mouth foreven a coo.
Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)
Contributed by: David
"So let us go forward, quietly, each on his own path, forever making for the light."~~Vincent Van Gogh~
Vincent van Gogh (1853 - 1890)
Contributed by: mimi
be a light unto the darkness, and curse it not
Neale Donald Walsch
Source: Conversations with God
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