Quotations About / On: STAR
Truly the stars were given for a consolation to man.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. "A Walk to Wachusett" (1843), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 5, p. 146, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
Hitch your wagon to a star.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Civilization," Society and Solitude (1870).)
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
(William Blake (1757-1827), British poet, painter, engraver. "Proverbs of Hell," plate 7, The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (1790-1793).)
The stars awaken a certain reverence, because though always present, they are inaccessible.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. Nature, ch. 1 (1836, revised and repr. 1849).)
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
(Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), Anglo-Irish playwright, author. Lord Darlington, in Lady Windermere's Fan, act 3 (1893).)
My shooting star There I found you crouched in a ball of Light, I thought to myself; this is God's Angel.
(Dedication to my companion. A love so rich is what makes us all see what's true beauty in our eyes, and that is the man who took my words and made it all come alive.)
Who am I? , asked I the star twinkling, but got I not the answer.
(Who am I?)
To see who we truly are and come to know that each of us is part of every star.
(Mary Mc Creath)
There are journeys we need to make on our own, with only the stars and moon to guide us, maybe only after then would we really discover our true potential.
'As long as the moon and the stars are in a Mexican stand-off, settling your score with the world is futile.'