Terms Of Service
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Terms Of Service
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.
We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.
Jean de La Fontaine
Everything that we see is a shadow cast by that which we do not see.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.
I define a 'good person' as somebody who is fully conscious of their own limitations. They know their strengths, but they also know their 'shadow' - they know their weaknesses. In other words, they understand that there is no good without bad. Good and evil are really one, but we have broken them up in our consciousness. We polarize them.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Some people have an identity. I have an alibi. I have a shadow self.
God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him. Yet his shadow still looms. How shall we comfort ourselves, the murderers of all murderers? What was holiest and mightiest of all that the world has yet owned has bled to death under our knives; who will wipe this blood off us? What water is there for us to clean ourselves?
When walking through the 'valley of shadows,' remember, a shadow is cast by a Light.
The present is the ever moving shadow that divides yesterday from tomorrow. In that lies hope.
Frank Lloyd Wright
The beginnings and ends of shadow lie between the light and darkness and may be infinitely diminished and infinitely increased. Shadow is the means by which bodies display their form. The forms of bodies could not be understood in detail but for shadow.
Leonardo da Vinci
Every animal has his or her story, his or her thoughts, daydreams, and interests. All feel joy and love, pain and fear, as we now know beyond any shadow of a doubt. All deserve that the human animal afford them the respect of being cared for with great consideration for those interests or left in peace.
The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream.
Evil is a source of moral intelligence in the sense that we need to learn from our shadow, from our dark side, in order to be good.
I am about as detailed as a shadow.
I decided long ago never to walk in anyone's shadow; if I fail, or if I succeed at least I did as I believe.
I'm not saying that everyone should swim with sharks, but sometimes you have to jump over your own shadow in order to learn something that you will never forget for the rest of your life. Then you know you can conquer your fears.
Even the dullest bird or face becomes interesting when you give it a good look in the wild/flesh. The way the shadow drops across the cheek, the light hits an eyebrow, etc... there are many more angles, positions etc. than you can ever imagine. My heart always makes a little jump when I see things in birds or faces that surprise me.
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.
This life, which had been the tomb of his virtue and of his honour, is but a walking shadow; a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
Shadow owes its birth to light.
We cast a shadow on something wherever we stand.
E. M. Forster
India should walk on her own shadow - we must have our own development model.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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