Quotations About / On:
i'm susceptible to the stars in the sky/I'm incurably romantic
NEVER JUDGE THE MOON BY GAZING THE STARS
(ALL BEINGS ARE NOT TO BE JUDGED IN WITH THE SAME PARAMETER.)
... that darkling brightness which falls from the stars.
(Pierre Corneille (1606-1684), French playwright. Rodrigue, in The Cid, act 4, sc. 3 (1637).)
The sun is but a morning star.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. "Conclusion," Walden (1854).
The stars are the apexes of what triangles!
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Journals, entry for Oct. 5, 1847 (1906).
Thinking of Ralph Waldo Emerson, who had just set out on his second voyage to England, Thoreau wrote: "I just looked up at a fine twinkling star and thought that a voyager whom I know, now many days' sail from this coast, might possibly be looking up at that same star with me.")
Hitch your wagon to a star.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Civilization," Society and Solitude (1870).)
they tried to keep me on Earth
but I transcended to the stars
they tried to follow
but their feet
were weighted down with envy
Bright stars emanates light
That will change the view.
(Sanjibsaha Aniketa_ An Indian poet of 20th and 21st century.)
‘I wonder if the star will shine again as it did before the mishap, '
N Nkuna,15 April 2013
(Comment on Oscar Pistorius, following the report that he's ready to start training in order to start competing again:)
The invisible vine of heaven... on it grow endless large brightberried stars