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«So powerful is the light of unity that it can illuminate the whole earth.»
«[He] is salt rubbed in the wounds of the nation's conscience. He is a scream of pain. He is an accusing finger thrust in the face of white America. He is a fierce, brilliant light illuminating the unspeakable and the shameful.»
Author: Fern Marja Eckman
, The Nation
«There is but One God, His name is Truth, He is the Creator, He fears none, he is without hate, He never dies, He is beyond the cycle of births and death, He is self illuminated, He is realized by the kindness of the True Guru. He was True in the beginning, He was True when the ages commenced and has ever been True, He is also True now.»
Author: Guru Nanak
, cycle on
, God of death
, in the beginning
«From its brilliancy everything is illuminated.»
«There are two kinds of light - the glow that illuminates, and the glare that obscures.»
«Derive happiness in oneself from a good day's work, from illuminating the fog that surrounds us.»
«The questions which one asks oneself begin, at least, to illuminate the world, and become one's key to the experience of others.»
«Science and art may invent splendid modes of illuminating the apartments of the opulent: but these are all poor and worthless compared with the common light which the sun sends into all our windows, which pours freely, impartially over hill and valley, which kindles daily the eastern and western sky; and so the common lights of reason, and conscience, and love, are of more worth and dignity than the rare endowments which give celebrity to a few.»
Author: William Ellery Channing
, The Apartments
«Our society is illuminated by the spiritual insights of the Hebrew prophets. America and Israel have a common love of human freedom, and they have a common faith in a democratic way of life.»
«Hatred paralyses life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it.»
Author: Martin Luther King, Jr.
, Civil-Rights Leader