Light Quotes

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  • We should render thanks to God for having produced this temporal light, which is the smile of heaven and joy of the world, spreading it like a cloth of gold over the face of the air and earth, and lighting it as a torch by which we might behold His works.
    o Caussin

  • Hail, holy light! offspring of heaven first-born.
    o John Milton

  • Light itself is a great corrective. A thousand wrongs and abuses that are grown in darkness disappear, like owls and bats, before the light of day.
    o James A. Garfield

  • I am the light of the world.
    o Jesus Christ, in John 9:5

  • No wonder that light is so frequently used by the sacred oracles as the symbol of our best blessings. Of the Gospel revelation one apostle says, “The night is far spent, and the day is at hand.” Another, under the impression of the same auspicious event, thus applied the language of ancient prophecy: “The people who sat in darkness have seen a great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.”
    o Baseley

  • The light in the world comes principally from two sources,—the sun, and the student’s lamp.
    o Christian Nestell Bovee

  • Enlighten the path of others – darkness lights its own way.
    o Leonid S. Sukhorukov

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