Quotations on Sunset
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If I can put one touch of rosy sunset into the life of any man or woman, I shall feel that I have worked with God.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
(Keywords: Life, God, Man, Sunset, Woman)
There is nothing is more musical than a sunset. He who feels what he sees will find no more beautiful example of development in all that book which, alas, musicians read but too little - the book of Nature.
- Claude Debussy
(Keywords: Nature, Development, Example, Musicians, Nothing, Sunset, Will)
I had hoped to let the one-half cent sales tax sunset this year, but we do not believe revenues will grow as fast as we hoped for the rest of the year.
- Michael F. Easley
(Keywords: Tax, Rest, Sales, Sunset, Will)
The scattered tea goes with the leaves and every day a sunset dies.
- William Faulkner
(Keywords: Day, Sunset, Tea)
When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.
- Mohandas Gandhi
(Keywords: Beauty, Soul, Moon, Sunset, Wonders, Worship)
I envy people who can just look at a sunset. I wonder how you can shoot it. There is nothing more grotesque to me than a vacation.
- Dustin Hoffman
(Keywords: People, Envy, Nothing, Sunset, Vacation, Wonder)
Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much nearer to your goal.
- Elbert Hubbard
(Keywords: Thought, Goal, Day, Sunset, Want, Will)
The sky broke like an egg into full sunset and the water caught fire.
- Pamela Hansford Johnson
(Keywords: Fire, Sky, Sunset, Water)
For me optimism is two lovers walking into the sunset arm in arm. Or maybe into the sunrise - whatever appeals to you.
- Krzysztof Kieslowski
(Keywords: Optimism, Lovers, Sunset, Walking)
Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered for they are gone forever.
- Horace Mann
(Keywords: Reward, Sunset, Yesterday)
There's an element of tongue-in-cheek in every one of our songs. Walking off into the sunset, holding hands, and being married forever was not exactly a brand new idea.
- Peter Noone
(Keywords: Idea, Being, Songs, Sunset, Tongue, Walking)
It was a rich and gorgeous sunset - an American sunset; and the ruddy glow of the sky was reflected from some extensive pools of water among the shadowy copses in the meadow below.
- Francis Parkman
(Keywords: American, Sky, Sunset, Water)
I remember being out here at the Sunset Marquis, and whoever knocked on the door, I would take that picture that I was writing and I would put that in the typewriter, so when I had the meeting, they would say: 'Oh, you're working on it right now?'
- John Sayles
(Keywords: Being, Meeting, Now, Right, Sunset, Writing)
Hell, I'm an old man. I'm 70 years old. I'm supposed to be sitting on a rocking chair watching the sunset.
- M. Emmet Walsh
(Keywords: Hell, Man, Old, Sunset, Years)
You know, in a workplace, when you shrink the size of a workforce, there is pain there. But there is no question: we have a government that we can no longer afford.That is the cold, hard fact. So we have to make this more efficient. We have to sunset programs that no longer work. We have to eliminate waste and fraud. We must do this.
- Meg Whitman
(Keywords: Government, Work, Fact, Fraud, Pain, Sunset, Waste)