„Yet why evoke the spectres of black night
To blot the sunshine of exultant years?“

The City of Dreadful Night (1870–74)

Última atualização 22 de Maio de 2020. História
James Thomson (B.V.) photo
James Thomson (B.V.)15
Scottish writer (1834-1882) 1834 - 1882

Citações relacionadas

Thomas Mann photo
Eric Rücker Eddison photo
Peter Greenaway photo
Steve Martin photo

„A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.“

—  Steve Martin American actor, comedian, musician, author, playwright, and producer 1945

Sarah Doudney photo
Stephen King photo

„Black as night and as beautiful as forever.“

—  Stephen King, livro Everything's Eventual

Fonte: Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales

Phillips Brooks photo

„Yet in thy dark streets shineth
The everlasting Light;
The hopes and fears of all the years
Are met in thee to-night.“

—  Phillips Brooks American clergyman and author 1835 - 1893

O little Town of Bethlehem (1868), reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Contexto: p>O little town of Bethlehem,
How still we see thee lie!
Above thy deep and dreamless sleep
The silent stars go by;Yet in thy dark streets shineth
The everlasting Light;
The hopes and fears of all the years
Are met in thee to-night.</p

Karen Marie Moning photo
Robert Burns photo
Arthur Schopenhauer photo
Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas photo

„Night's black mantle covers all alike.“

—  Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas French writer 1544 - 1590

First Week, First Day. Compare: "Come civil night,… with thy black mantle", William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet, act iii. sc. 2.
La Semaine; ou, Création du monde (1578)

William Shakespeare photo

„Hung be the heavens with black, yield day to night!“

—  William Shakespeare, Henry VI (play) Part 1-3

Bedford, Act I, scene i.
Henry VI, Part 1 (1592)

Fulke Greville, 1st Baron Brooke photo
Amber Benson photo
Thomas Bailey Aldrich photo
Victor Hugo photo

„This is the battle between day and night… I see black light.“

—  Victor Hugo French poet, novelist, and dramatist 1802 - 1885

C'est ici le combat du jour et de la nuit... Je vois de la lumière noire.
Last words (1885-05-22); quoted in Olympio, ou la vie de Victor Hugo by André Maurois (1954)

Jami photo

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“