She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that's best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes: Thus mellow'd to that tender light Which heaven to gaudy day denies.
Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light.
Accursed who brings to light of day the writings I have cast away.
Learn to laugh. Seriousness is a sin, and it is a disease. Laughter has tremendous beauty, a lightness. It will bring lightness to you, and it will give you wings to fly.
Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers.
They give birth astride of a grave, the light gleams an instant, then it's night once more.
That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.
On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him.
The more I see of democracy the more I dislike it. It just brings everything down to the mere vulgar level of wages and prices, electric light and water closets, and nothing else.
Time will bring to light whatever is hidden; it will cover up and conceal what is now shining in splendor.
Loving forgiveness brings freedom and lightness.
It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and counsel him that suffers.
If the stars should appear one night in a thousand years, how would men believe and adore, and preserve for manygenerations the remembrance of the city of God which had been shown! But every night come out these envoys of beauty, and light theuniverse with their admonishing smile.
I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.
Odd how the creative power at once brings the whole universe to order.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
The stadium here in Munich is the best of the lot for me. It is absolutely fantastic, especially the way it lights up a different colour according to who is playing. It's superb.
To all, to each, a fair good-night, and pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.
Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled, Light shone, and order from disorder sprung.
And hail their queen, fair regent of the night.
Go inwards. Find your inner space, and suddenly, you will find an explosion of light, of beauty, of ecstasy -as if suddenly thousands of roses have blossomed within you and you are full of their fragrance.
Political chaos is connected with the decay of language... one can probably bring about some improvement by starting at the verbal end.
There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle which created chaos, darkness, and woman.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.