“Light” Quotes

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

Martin Luther King, Jr.


Begin challenging your own assumptions. Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in while, or the light won’t come in.

Alan Alda


People are like stained – glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross


There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.

Leonard Cohen


Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.

William Wordsworth


He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.

William Blake


I live and love in God’s peculiar light.



Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.

Thomas Fuller


The burden which is well borne becomes light.



What is to give light must endure burning.

Viktor E. Frankl


Truth, like light, blinds. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.

Albert Camus


Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.

Rabindranath Tagore


As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.

Carl Jung


Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.

Anton Chekhov