Sun Sunshine

  • “What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but, scattered along life’s pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.”

  • “Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and follow where they lead.”

  • “This is what the LORD says to me: ‘I will remain quiet and will look on from my dwelling place, like shimmering heat in the sunshine, like a cloud of dew in the heat of harvest.’ ” [Isaiah 18:4]

  • “True friendship brings sunshine to the shade, and shade to the sunshine.”

  • “Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one’s own sunshine.”

  • “Some people are making such thorough plans for rainy days that they aren’t enjoying today’s sunshine.”

  • “Railway termini...are our gates to the glorious and the unknown. Through them we pass out into adventure and sunshine, to them, alas! we return.”

  • “A false friend and a shadow attend only while the sun shines.”

  • “The two basic items necessary to sustain life are sunshine and coconut milk.”
    [Dustin Hoffman, Midnight Cowboy, 1969]

  • “Lives that flash in sunshine, and lives that are born in tears, receive their hue from circumstances.”