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English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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.
French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
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
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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
Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight that fortune's inequality exhibits under this sun.
Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
If you wish to know the divine, feel the wind on your face and the warm sun on your hand.
English poet 1757-1827
''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.''
'Tis not necessary to light a candle to the sun.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
A banker is a fellow who lends his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain.
American author 1902-1968
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
American sociologist 1864-1929
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
English writer 1874-1936
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
German poet and botanist 1781-1838
A person without a shadow should keep out of the sun, that is the only safe and rational plan.
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)
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.
Chinese Military Strategist, Author of ''Art of War'' c 400-430 bc
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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