Nearer Related Quotes



Be strong , my young friends; that is my advice to you. You will be nearer to Heaven through football than through the study of the Gita. These are bold words; but I have to say them, for I love you. I know where the shoe pinches.

Swami Vivekananda


A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.

Simone Weil


“The light at the end of the tunnel is not only flickering, but is getting nearer and nearer.”

Mohaqher Iqbal


Like magic, she felt him getting nearer, felt it like a pull in the pit of her stomach. It felt like hunger but deeper, heavier. Like the best kind of expectation. Ice cream expectation. Chocolate expectation.

Sarah Addison Allen


I would like, in my arbitrary way, to bring one nearer to the actual human being.

Francis Bacon


“It is the very error of the moon;She comes more nearer earth than she was wont,And drives men mad.”

William Shakespeare


As man draws nearer to the stars, why should he not also draw nearer to his neighbor?

Lyndon B. Johnson


Speak to Him, thou, for He hears, and Spirit with Spirit can meet- Closer is He than breathing, and nearer than hands and feet.

Alfred Lord Tennyson


Men are probably nearer the essential truth in their superstitions than in their science.

Henry David Thoreau


The earth, that is sufficient, I do not want the constellations any nearer, I know they are very well where they are, I know they suffice for those who belong to them.

Walt Whitman