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American historian and theorist 1910-1977
There were people who said the Society of Cincinnati in the American revolution, of which George Washington was one of the shining lights, was a branch of the Illuminati.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-1834
To most men experience is like the stern lights of a ship, which illuminate only the track it has passed.
American radio speaker and author 1921-1989
A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
A title means marketing. It means that company's coming soon, and you'd better get out the Christmas lights so they don't miss your house.
French actress 1979-
And Shanghai is amazing. I'm a fan of science fiction so when you're there in the night with all the lights and all this modernity, it's like a set in a movie.
American jazz drummer and bandleader 1917-1987
But, when you have to resort to turntables, trick lights, flashing lights, fire and all that, you're actually saying, I need this because what I do is not all that together.
American politician 1941-
Every day we are paying more for energy than we should due to poor insulation, inefficient lights, appliances, and heating and cooling equipment - money we could save by investing in energy efficiency.
French novelist, pamphleteer and physician 1894-1961
Experience is a dim lamp, which only lights the one who bears it.
English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
Few men are of one plain, decided color; most are mixed, shaded or blended; and vary as much from different situations, as changeable silks do from different lights.
American film producer 1954-
Harvey and I grew up in Queens, N.Y. My brother and I shared a room for 18 years until we went away to college. When we were kids, after our father said, 'Lights out,' he also exclaimed, 'No more talking. Time for sleep.' But we'd stay up late, arguing over statistics, who the best center fielder was - Willie Mays or Mickey Mantle.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
Humility like the darkness, reveals the heavenly lights.
American Boxer 1942-
I run on the road, long before I dance under the lights.
American-British author 1951-
I'd turn on the lights, but they're blown. I'd offer you a seat, but there isn't one. I'd offer you a drink from the minibar, but there doesn't appear to be one. It certainly is basic. Basic? It's a bloody cell!Source: In a Sunburned Country (US) / Down Under (UK) (2000)
American video artist 1951-
If you look at landscape in historical terms, you realize that most of the time we have been on Earth as a species, what has fallen on our retina is landscape, not images of buildings and cars and street lights.
Irish activist and IRA member 1954-1981
It lights the dark of this prison cell,
It thunders forth its might,
It is 'the undauntable thought', my friend,
That thought that says 'I'm right!Source: The Rhythm of Time
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