Splendour Related Quotes



Life, that can shower you with so much splendour, is unremittingly cruel to those who have given up.

Stephen Fry


When it passes towards the east, the sun begins to have less effect upon it, and a thin line on the edge of its bright side emits its splendour towards the earth.

Vitruvius


I arise today Through the strength of heaven: Light of sun, Radiance of moon, Splendour of fire. Speed of lightning, Swiftness of wind, Depth of sea, Stability of earth, Firmness of rock.

Saint Patrick


“Let her pass, and charioted along / In guilty splendour, shake the public ways!”

William Cowper


How much we need, in the church and in society, witnesses of the beauty of holiness, witnesses of the splendour of truth, witnesses of the joy and freedom born of a living relationship with Christ!

Pope Benedict Xvi


I want you to really be able to grasp the wonder of it, the marvel of it, the size of it and really be able to get a good conception of its magnificence and it tremendous colossal gigantic stupendous size and beauty and splendour!

David Berg


Where once there was a void,Now at least there are Seeds of splendour,Becalmed belief for another time.

Scott Hastie


The peaceful splendour of the night healed again. The moon was now past the meridian and travelling down the west. It was at its full, and very bright, riding through the empty blue sky.

H. G. Wells


Beauty, then, is not mere decoration, but rather an essential element of the liturgical action, since it is an attribute of God himself and his revelation. These considerations should make us realize the care which is needed, if the liturgical action is to reflect its innate splendour.

Pope Benedict Xvi


In my darkness time, God splendour light shines my path.

Lailah Gifty Akita