Quotations About / On:
The sun never gets tired of rising but sometimes a person gets tired of being under the sun.
(Simone Schwarz-Bart (b. 1938), Gaudeloupean author. The Bridge of Beyond, p. 166, Éditions du Seuil (1972).)
The sun diamond stipples the ocean's wind ripples.
Four Flowers: The Sun arose in Morning Glory, with His Goldenrod wanding Violet to Rose
Love is such a sun that only rises and never sets
(Love is immortal)
The sun cares nothing for illumination.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Fifth Selection, New York (1988).)
The sun is but a morning star.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. "Conclusion," Walden (1854).
Men shut their doors against a setting sun.
(William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Apemantus, in Timon of Athens, act 1, sc. 2, l. 145.
Foreshadowing the fall of Timon.)
Can one snuff the stars
or shoot the sun?
Can one kill God? the
universally indwelling Sun?
Tiny clouds and even moon
sometimes veil the sun
yet no 'sin' is mortal
All reside in Lasting Light
All Live in Love Immortal.
It is not the sweet nuthatch
but the sun
which hatches the nuts
of nut trees everyone
Nightzies too are the daisies though we can't see their glow
as the sun is elsewhere shining hidden by the earth's slow axis flow