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Quotes of the Day for 8 July 2001 – Light

The quotes for today relate to Light, just because that struck my fancy. Only after I had chosen them did I note that the first time artificial light was used to extend a professional baseball game into the evening was on this day in 1909.

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The quotes:

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.
     - Taylor Benson

The vastness of the heavens stretches my imagination - stuck on this carousel my eye can catch one-million-year-old light. It does no harm to the mystery to know a little about it.
     - Richard Feynman

One cool judgment is worth a dozen hasty councils. The thing to do is to supply light and not heat.
     - Woodrow Wilson

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark. The real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
     - Plato

Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.
     - Sir Rabindranath Tagore


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