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Shadows Quotes
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"When all you can feel are the shadows, turn your face towards the sun."
-Helen Keller
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"It was once said that the moral test of Government is how that Government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly; and those who are in the shadows of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped."
-Hubert H. Humphrey
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"My passport photo is one of the most remarkable photographs I have ever seen -- no retouching, no shadows, no flattery -- just stark me."
-Anne Morrow Lindbergh
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"In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't."
-Blaise Pascal
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"Keep your face to the sun and you will never see the shadows."
-Helen Keller
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"We have a choice: make people live in the shadows, exploited and fearful for the future, or bring them into the mainstream, to pay taxes and live an honest life."
-Nick Pearce
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"Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun; as we see that the shadows, which are at morning and evening so large, almost entirely disappear at midday."
-Thomas Arnold
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"Piecing together the details of the bunker almost seemed like archaeological work at times. It was like collecting fragments of a mosaic. I was able to speak to some of his servants, and people who were close to the imperial court, but I can't give any names because some of them prefer to remain in the shadows."
-Alexander Sokurov
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"Foreign rightwing fundamentalists attacked the United States. Domestic rightwing fundamentalists took the spotlight. And everywhere, progressives, liberals, and moderates either fell in behind them, or retreated into the shadows . . . We have seen the consequences."
-Ben Manski
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"Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you."
-Walt Whitman
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"National security, economic interest -- bringing these people out of the shadows -- these things need to be addressed."
-David Strange
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"'White Shadows' is one of my favorite songs on the record, ... It's just really strong rhythmically. And the fact that it's going down so well with crowds is very cool."
-Guy Berryman
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". . . daydreams, as it were . . . I look out the window sometimes to seek the color of the shadows and the different greens in the trees, but when I get ready to paint I just close my eyes and imagine a scene."
-Grandma Moses
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"Forty-six years ago, Martin Luther King had a dream. Today, we have a dream, a dream to come out from the shadows. ."
-Miguel Molina
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"The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest. The repose of the night does not belong to us. It is not the possession of our being. Sleep opens within us an inn for phantoms. In the morning we must sweep out the shadows."
-Gaston Bachelard
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"Often, I would paint from a photograph, or from a magazine layout. Photography has taught me to see shapes. Before, I only saw a pretty flower. Now, I see shadows and things behind the flower that form a special shape. A macro lens allows me to photograph the things most people never see."
-Jim Schupp
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"If God created shadows it was to better emphasize the light."
-Pope John Xxiii
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"Life is itself but the shadow of death, and souls departed but the shadows of the living. All things fall under this name. The sun itself is but the dark simulacrum, and light but the shadow of God."
-Thomas Browne, Sr.
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"When I hit the ball, I knew that I had hit it high enough to hit the wall. But there were shadows on the net behind the wall and I didn't see the ball land there. I didn't know I had hit a homer until I saw the umpire at first signaling home run with his hand. I couldn't believe it."
-Bucky Dent
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"The evening advanced. The shadows lengthened. The waters of the lake grew pitchy black. The gliding of the ghostly swans became rare and more rare."
-Wilkie Collins
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"One of the hardest to complete was Teddy Roosevelt and I think it was because of the location and because a little more lichen in the shadows."
-Gerard Baker
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"Bright lights cast dark shadows when shone from only one direction."
-David E. Kelley
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"Wash Away (Beneath the Shadows)."
-Alkaline Trio
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"When you are old and gray and full of sleep, and nodding by the fire, take down this book and slowly read, and dream of the soft look your eyes had once, and of their shadows deep."
-William Butler Yeats
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"If I'm gong out to a club I like to have fun with it. I'll use blue or red sparkly eyeliners and glittery eye shadows. Then I'll put on some blue mascara. I focus on the eyes."
-Julia Stiles
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"Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you."
-Charlotte Whitton
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"I greet you. Not quite as the world sends greetings, but with profound esteem and with the prayer that for you now and forever, the day breaks, and the shadows flee away."
-Fra Giovanni Giocondo
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"When walking through the "valley of shadows," remember, a shadow is cast by a Light."
-Austin O'Malley
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