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" 37 is a lumpy number, a bit like porridge. Six is very small and dark and cold, and whenever I was little trying to understand what sadness is I would imagine myself inside a number six and having that experience of cold and darkness. Similarly, number four is a shy number. "
" Acting was merely a pastime; I wanted to make films. But theatre, ah - now that was a labour of love. Can there be anything better than performing without retakes and cuts, in front of people you can see, hearing them breathe in the darkness of the hall? "
" A great man is a torch in the darkness, a beacon in superstition's night, an inspiration and a prophecy. "
Robert Green Ingersoll
" Alcohol is barren. The words a man speaks in the night of drunkenness fade like the darkness itself at the coming of day. "
" All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness. "
" All the characters I play are all inside of me in a way, and they're all different, the darkness, the lightness, whatever that is. "
" All the things that I find beautiful have a darkness about them. "
" A lot of the listeners don't realize that the Daytona 24 Hours is the most difficult race in the world. It's 24 hours, a lot of darkness because it's held at the end of January, so you're talking about 13-14 hours of darkness. "
" Although I had arrived in total darkness the light of truth at once burst upon my mind and I perceived most clearly that the republicans had overreached themselves. "
Francis Bond Head
" 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. "
C. S. Lewis
" A man must dream a long time in order to act with grandeur, and dreaming is nursed in darkness. "
" America is beyond power; it acts as in a dream, as a face of God. Wherever America is, there is freedom, and wherever America is not, madness rules with chains, darkness strangles millions. Beneath her patient bombers, paradise is possible. "
" And if, happy in the lot of no created thing, he withdraws into the center of his own unity, his spirit, made one with God, in the solitary darkness of God, who is set above all things, shall surpass them all. "
Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
" And introduce an element of cynicism and darkness into it and just realize that we're all vulnerable. We are humans. There is a finite end to this life and we're all going to face it and a little silliness can help. "
" And out of darkness came the hands that reach thro' nature, moulding men. "
Alfred Lord Tennyson
" An increase in light gives an increase in darkness. "
" A poet is a nightingale, who sits in darkness and sings to cheer its own solitude with sweet sounds. "
Percy Bysshe Shelley
" As a child, I was a brat, and my parents didn't know how to control me. So they told me ghost stories, which stayed with me. I am still petrified of darkness and being alone. "
" As adults, when we attend to something in the world we are vividly conscious of that particular thing, and we shut out the surrounding world. The classic metaphor is that attention is like a spotlight, illuminating one part of the world and leaving the rest in darkness. "
" As a songwriter, I was always mining my own depths, which were filled with confusion and darkness. "
" As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being. "
" As long as one person lives in darkness then it seems to be a responsibility to tell other people. "
" As nightfall does not come at once, neither does oppression. In both instances, there is a twilight when everything remains seemingly unchanged, and it is in such a twilight that we all must be most aware of change in the air - however slight - lest we become unwitting victims of darkness. "
William O. Douglas
" As you get older, it's good to open up and acknowledge that everybody has their scary moments, their negative moments. And in order to move on and find comfort and hope, you have to stop running from the darkness and face it. And when you face it, it's not that scary at all, and sometimes it actually turns around and runs away. "
" At every Ozzfest show, there's horns and devils somewhere; there's some kind of darkness somewhere. But the thing is, this is a stage, homey, and those fools are entertainers. And you know what, it shows! It's fake. "
" At the dawn of his administration, President Obama opined: 'A democracy requires accountability, and accountability requires transparency.' Magical rays of white-hot sunlight emanated from his media-manufactured halo. And then bureaucratically engineered darkness settled over the land. "
" At times, I feel overwhelmed and my depression leads me into darkness. "
" A work will only have deep resonance if the kind of darkness I can generate is something that is resident in me already. "
" Because we were orbiting the earth faster than earth spins on its axis, we went around the earth 16 times a day, an earth day, which meant 16 periods of lightness and 16 periods of darkness in 24 hours. Every so often you'd look towards the earth, and often you could see lightness and darkness together, and dawn and sunset were spectacular. "
" Being outside during the space walk, the view of the Earth is just spectacular, and getting a chance to do that is just unbelievable, everything about it. You are going around the Earth at 17,500 miles an hour, so you have 45 minutes of sunlight followed by 45 minutes of darkness. You do a lap every 90 minutes. "
Michael J. Massimino
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