Quotes by stars
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Danish philosopher 1813-1855
People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human; they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-1834
An instinctive taste teaches men to build their churches with spire steeples which point as with a silent finger to the sky and stars.
Austrian psychiatrist 1870-1937
God who is eternally complete, who directs the stars, who is the master of fates, who elevates man from his lowliness to Himself, who speaks from the cosmos to every single human soul, is the most brilliant manifestation of the goal of perfection.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
American author and clergyman 1814-1880
Objects close to the eye shut out much larger objects on the horizon; and splendors born only of the earth eclipse the stars. So it is with people who sometimes cover up the entire disc of eternity with a dollar, and so quench transcendent glories with a little shining dust.
British poet 1683-1765
Those who build beneath the stars build too low.
Scottish Poet, Author 1830-1867
A man gazing on the stars is proverbially at the mercy of the puddles in the road.
American novelist 1914-1986
A man is an island in the only sense that matters, not an easy way to be. We live in mystery, a cosmos of separate lonely bodies, men, insects, stars. It is all a loneliness and men know it best.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
After the earth dies, some 5 billion years from now, after it's burned to a crisp, or even swallowed by the Sun, there will be other worlds and stars and galaxies coming into being - and they will know nothing of a place once called Earth.Source: Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space (1994)
American art criticus, writer 1906-1978
America is the civilization of people engaged in transforming themselves. In the past, the stars of the performance were the pioneer and the immigrant. Today, it is youth and the Black.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
And if he dies, take him and cut him into little stars and he will make the face of heaven so fine that everyone will fall in love with night.Source: Romeo and Juliet 3, 2
American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter 1931-
As far as the filmmaking process is concerned, stars are essentially worthless - and absolutely essential.
English satirist and comedic actor 1937-1995
As I looked out into the night sky, across all those infinite stars, it made me realize how insignificant they are.
Lyndon B. Johnson
American president 1908-173
As man draws nearer to the stars, why should he not also draw nearer to his neighbor?
American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
As we reflect back upon the tragic loss of Challenger and her brave crew of heroes who were aboard that fateful day, I am reminded that they truly represented the best of us, as they climbed aloft on a plume of propellant gasses, reaching for the stars, to inspire us who were Earthbound.
Henry van Dyke
American Protestant Clergyman and Writer 1852--1933
Be glad of life because it gives you a chance to love and to work and to play and to look up at stars.
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