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  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Fear no more the heat o the sun, nor the furious winter's rages. Thou thy worldly task hast done, home art gone and taken thy wages.
  • Anais Nin
    Anais Nin
    French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
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    A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked…
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.
    Source: The problem of pain p. 41
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight that fortune's inequality exhibits under this sun.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
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    If you wish to know the divine, feel the wind on your face and the warm sun on your hand.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    ''When the sun rises, do you not see a round disc of fire somewhat like a guinea?'' O no, no, I see an innumerable company of the heavenly host crying ''Holy, Holy, Holy is the Lord God Almighty.''
  • A. Sidney
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    'Tis not necessary to light a candle to the sun.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    A banker is a fellow who lends his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain.
  • John Steinbeck
    John Steinbeck
    American author 1902-1968
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    A book is like a man: clever and dull, brave and cowardly, beautiful and ugly. For every flowering thought there will be a page like a wet and mangy mongrel, and for every looping flight a tap on the wing and a reminder that wax cannot hold the feathers firm too near the sun.
  • Charles Horton Cooley
    Charles Horton Cooley
    American sociologist 1864-1929
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    A cat cares for you only as a source of food, security and a place in the sun. Her high selfsufficiency is her charme.
    Source: Life and the student (1927)
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A cosmic philosophy is not constructed to fit a man; a cosmic philosophy is constructed to fit a cosmos. A man can no more possess a private religion than he can possess a private sun and moon.
  • Adelbert von Chamisso
    Adelbert von Chamisso
    German poet and botanist 1781-1838
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    A person without a shadow should keep out of the sun, that is the only safe and rational plan.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    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)
  • Joel Hawes
    Joel Hawes
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    Aim at the sun, and you may not reach it; but your arrow will fly far higher than if aimed at an object on a level with yourself.
  • Sun Tzu
    Sun Tzu
    Chinese Military Strategist, Author of ''Art of War'' c 400-430 bc
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    All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved.
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