Quotations About / On: SUN
As clear as is the summer's sun.
(William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Archbishop of Canterbury, in Henry V, act 1, sc. 2, l. 86.)
Men shut their doors against a setting sun.
(William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Apemantus, in Timon of Athens, act 1, sc. 2, l. 145.
Foreshadowing the fall of Timon.)
The sun does not kill and tell.. but how can the tree hide her new peaches in the dell.
There Was a Country in which the Half of a Yellow Sun shone on The Famished Road...
'I wish to see the sun and how it fades in the place that I was raised in...'
(When a person is away from their motherland, especially when the land is in a war, a new type of pain is felt and they start missing the smallest things such as a sunset or a sunrise.)
I walk between the light and the Dark. I shall walk this earth to the suns flare shines no more for I AM WARLOCK
(Adventures of Warlockbob 777)
I reached for the sun this semester and landed upon a cloud touched by it as I got through my first semester of college.
The sun goes away at night and leaves you your sorrows, and it does not rise any quicker when you are joyful.
(Simone Schwarz-Bart (b. 1938), Gaudeloupean author. The Bridge of Beyond, p. 114, Éditions du Seuil (1972).)
With five to ten hundred pure-minded young women threading the streets of the village every evening unattended, vice must slink away, like frost before the rising sun ...
(Anna Julia Cooper (1859-1964), U.S. educator and feminist. A Voice from the South, part 1 (1892).
On why the crime rate was low in Oberlin, Ohio, where coeducational Oberlin College was located.)
... a country encapsulates our childhood and those lanes, byres, fields, flowers, insects, suns, moons and stars are forever reoccurring.
(Edna O'Brien (b. c. 1932), Irish author; relocated to England. Mother Ireland, ch. 7 (1976).)