Look at how a single candle can both defy and define the darkness. ~ Anne Frank
To light a candle is to cast a shadow. ~ Ursula K. Le Guin
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. ~ Edith Wharton
How far that little candle throws its beams. So shines a good deed in a naughty world. ~William Shakespeare
My candle burns at both ends;
It will not last the night;
But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends—
It gives a lovely light! ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay
Quotes about candles and light
- In what sense can a candle defy the darkness?
- What challenging quality about candles does Le Guin suggest?
- In what ways can you emanate light?