Light quotes images 2015

Who is more foolish, the child afraid of the dark or the man afraid of the light? ~Maurice Freehill

Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness. ~Chinese Proverb

There are two kinds of light – the glow that illumines, and the glare that obscures. ~James Thurber

In a profound sense every man has two halves to his being; he is not one person so much as two persons trying to act in unison. I believe that in the heart of each human being there is something which I can only describe as a “child of darkness” who is equal and complementary to the more obvious “child of light.” ~Laurens van der Post

Moonlight is sculpture. ~Nathaniel Hawthorne

Firelight will not let you read fine stories but it’s warm and you won’t see the dust on the floor. ~Irish Proverb

We cannot hold a torch to light another’s path without brightening our own. ~Ben Sweetland

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. ~Michael Strassfeld

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